Key Performance Imrovement Key Peformance Improvements
We install Labour Management Systems

Labour management systems measure individual performances against engineered standard times and usually interface with warehouse management and time and attendance systems.

Performances are routinely reported, ideally in real time and used by the organisation to improve productivity. Labour management should also underpin process improvement, workload planning and in some cases, incentive schemes.

For a more information go to our article Labour Management Comes of Age.

Once you have decided to look more closely at labour management we can help you at all stages from selection to the final post audit.

  • We can use our knowledge and experience to help you to select the right system.
  • Work with you on the change management, team coaching and project management that will ensure a successful implementation.
  • Improve your processes to ensure you’re working as efficiently as possible.
  • Establish engineered standards and configure your new system so that it reflects the way you work.
  • Design incentive and reward schemes for you
  • Audit results and help you deliver savings
We can help you select a Warehouse Management System

Selecting a new Warehouse Management System (WMS) is one of the most important and difficult decisions you will take.

Finding the best fit for your organisation will be much easier with some outside help and guidance.

We can help you:

  • Review and document your distribution processes and create a functional specification.
  • Prepare an Invitation To Tender document
  • Systematically review responses to arrive at the best fit WMS for your organisation.
  • Create an effective project plan for all stages of the WMS roll out.
We carry out performance audits and network reviews

We can give you an objective assessment of how well your logistics network and the distribution centres within it are performing.

Your strategic decision taking will benefit massively from a clear understanding of the performance and spare capacity of your network.

We can provide:

  • Objective assessment against benchmarks of each of your DC’s
  • A review of performance against service, quality and accuracy standards
  • A measure of spare capacity and bottlenecks in your network
  • Models of alternative strategies for your network based on objective data
We help you improve service levels, quality and accuracy

You may be faced with demands for improved levels of service or you may be experiencing inconsistent performance across your network.

Whatever is prompting you to review service levels, we can help you to achieve and maintain service improvement.

We can provide:

  • Clear and objective measurement
  • New processes to deliver improvement
  • Change management to ensure new ways of working become embedded
  • Clear and simple reporting to support consistent delivery
  • Continuous improvement programmes