Supply chain management

Supply chain resilience, contract management, vendor management, strategic sourcing, category management, procurement

Supply chains are now in focus like they have never been before, requiring an understanding of which stages add real value, how many sub-contractors really exist, where raw materials come from, and where processing happens. We help you establish the intricacies and inter-connected nature of the goods and services you buy, and then identify and fix the weaker spots. A framework for governance, monitoring and reporting allows you to increase the resilience, value and flexibility of your supply chains – and re-align where necessary.

Case study: Moving to an in-house solution

Our customer is one of the leading integrated financial services providers worldwide. Challenge: This client engaged the Harler team to review their incumbent print management relationship to identify alternative operating models for the future.  The supplier's service delivery had not progressed in recent years and improved innovation or improvement was not forthcoming. Solution: Over a [...]