Customized solutions that meet your needs
As experts in supply chain management for aerospace and defense companies, we fully understand that every customer’s need is different. One-size-fits-all does not apply in this business. Each of our customers face a variety of supply chain challenges and have distinct requirements. We have a deep understanding of the processes and partners involved in an end-to-end supply chain and use this to create tailor-made solutions based on combinations of the following services:
Planning, comprising demand forecasting, network planning, and supply chain planning.
Procurement, including supplier management, bundling as well as mill planning sequencing.
Supply chain management, consisting of sub-contractor management, demand management, and supply chain performance management.
Inbound logistics, covering transportation management, network management, and track & trace.
Inventory management, involving warehouse management, stock keeping and tracking, inventory optimization, demand fulfilment, as well as operational excellence.
Outbound logistics, incorporating the milk run or last mile, point-of-use delivery, and available-to-promise delivery.
Our customized supply chain solutions along the end-to-end value chain provide you with exactly the support you need, from design to management and operations.
The benefits of our approach:
Our global presence, as well as our expertise in the procurement of raw materials, means we are in an unrivalled position to secure the right materials for our clients. We have the largest stock of aerospace materials in the industry, with over 250,000 square meters of warehouse and production space.
Reducing logistics costs
With our enormous warehouse space, we offer our customers the option of storing inventory on their behalf, before kitting and delivery on a just-in-time-basis to the customer’s point of use. This saves time and money.
Clear information and transparency
Our digital control tower services are designed to increase transparency in the materials supply chain, improve information flows and therefore increase end-to-end efficiency.
Time saving & efforts
Our customized supply chain management and control tower services result in reduced costs for our customers by saving overhead and labor costs, reducing inventory burden, eliminating wasteful processes, and improving purchasing leverage from an expanded supplier base.
Innovative logistics and supply chain management
We have merged our digital, supply chain, and logistics capabilities with our longstanding experience and knowledge of materials, warehousing and processing. This strategic and innovative shift in our core business—supplying materials—has made us a leading provider of customized supply chain services.
Reports & analytics
We are fully leveraging industry 4.0 digital technologies and utilizing data ecosystems to produce real-time, in-depth reports so that our customers have full visibility into material flows along the supply chain without having to manage every transaction.
Demand forecast based on AI
We closely collaborate with our customers to create shared data ecosystems. We then feed this data in an AI-powered control tower, which leads to higher inventory and stock processing accuracy, and optimized order management.
Optimization of inventory along the supply chain
By intelligently linking our materials distribution business and supply chain services we are strongly positioned to provide just-in-time and just-in-sequence delivery services. This range of expertise means we can fulfill your changing needs and make the supply chain flexible, resilient, and transparent.