Outbound logistics



Company size

> 11,000 employees

Project duration

9 months


5 production plants

North Rhine-Westphalia


Our customer is an internationally active agricultural machinery group and is one of the market and technology leaders in harvesting technology.


Optimisation of outbound logistics for warehouses and transports from our own production plants and those of OEMs:

  • Analysis of the European logistics network
  • Benchmarking of cost structures and performance indicators
  • Target cost calculation for used transport types with determination of market values for the most important cost drivers
  • Optimisation of core processes in outbound logistics
  • Determination of the optimisation potential to balance the strong seasonal business
  • Make-or-Buy analysis for the different stages of the value chain
  • Network analysis and simulation of various alternatives in the design of future-oriented, efficient and cost-effective outbound logistics
  • Use of professional software for analysis, visualisation, calculation and validation of alternative scenarios
  • Quantification of optimisation potentials