UNRAVEL 02

TYPE OF ENGAGEMENT:

Procurement

INDUSTRY/COMPANY TYPE:

Automotive

'KNOT':

  • Fragmented Supply Base – (1,100 supplies of same service)

  • Lack of spend visibility

  • Distributed purchasing decisions

  • Get it done purchasing philosophy

  • Lack of policy or process

THE UNTWINE APPROACH:

  • Spend data analysis

  • Prioritized opportunities (based on ease of access and size of savings)

UNRAVELING OUTCOME:

  • Business case creation with potential savings estimated (12% reduction)

  • Establish a new supply chain organization (no organization in place before)