Publishing

Magazines, books, film, music.

The long term planning that is required to meet a release date requires logistical effort across multiple teams, working with many third party organisations, liaising in different languages, operating across time zones, and handling alternative specifications – with most people having to work simultaneously on multiple projects. We help you balance the benefits of working with local, more nimble supply chains against the advantages of regional or global arrangements. As supply chain resilience becomes more important, you can ensure continuity of supply in a clear, smooth and properly governed process.

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 [...]