Promotional and merchandise

Supply chain management, promotional activation’s, social compliance, quality control, quality assurance

Few supply chains are as sophisticated and lengthy as those that support marketing campaigns via promotional items and merchandising materials. Few are as controversial, due to lack of the lack of traceability upstream across various countries and the plastic waste created downstream. We understand how to select the right partners, how to navigate around multi-layered supplier arrangements and how to manage the long leadtimes, cost and quality. With a transparent supply chain, you can manage social responsibility, and begin to close the recycling loop.

Case study: Getting control on critical deliveries

Harler was appointed to assess and recommend changes to internal and external courier services. Challenge: For many years, a number of critical services had evolved to handle the movement of sensitive and valuable materials around this financial services institution. While most stakeholders and suppliers were working well, there were some areas of continued failure and [...]