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"Improving manufacturing and distribution operations since 1958
More than 800 projects completed throughout North America, Europe, and Asia"

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Consulting Services


Physical Distribution Logistics and Warehouse Operations

The Sims Consulting Group (SCG) offers a comprehensive background of experience in the design and operation of physical distribution systems and facilities and in the development of materials management methods and management information systems.


Counseling is offered in:



DISTRIBUTION AND WAREHOUSE FACILITY PLANNING

  • Site selection and planning
  • Distribution and warehouse facility design
  • Materials handling systems and equipment design
  • Storage systems and equipment design
  • Warehouse automation systems development
  • Order picking, packing and packaging operations
  • Transportation facilities and equipment planning
  • Feasibility studies and economic analysis

INDUSTRIAL LOGISTICS ANALYSIS AND PLANNING

  • Definition of logistics/distribution objectives
  • Establishment of performance criteria
  • Analysis and control of distribution costs
  • Distribution management planning
  • Order entry and customer service procedures and systems
  • Organization planning and staffing
  • System implementation planning
  • Executive development and staff training


MATERIALS MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT

  • Warehousing and distribution operations and procedures
  • Material procurement, receiving and control methods
  • Production management and process flow control
  • In-process and finished goods inventory management
  • Stores management and security systems
  • Tool and maintenance materials control
  • Shipping and transportation analysis and system design
  • Information systems and documentation design




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