Many, if not most businesses, have supply chain-related challenges that they don’t know how to meet. At Schuth & Associates, we’ve worked in all aspects of supply chain management. That experience enables us to develop innovative solutions customized to achieve short- and long-term savings in organizational spending.

As an advisor with practical experience, we bring a collaborative approach to the challenge at-hand. Our sound approach is exemplified by the fact that we’ve helped manufacturers achieve more than $1 billion in repeatable savings and operational performance improvement. The practical solutions we recommend based on observation, experience and critical thinking fit perfectly with clients’ cultures and work environments.

Our experiences that we bring to your challenge includes:

Achieving Supply Chain Optimization for a Global Tier 1 Automotive

Led a cross functional team of 15 people through optimization strategy development, strategic sourcing work streams, and category management.

Our efforts resulted in a savings of $400+ million in global MRO and indirect spending across 60+ locations and delivered $40+ million in sustainable savings.

Filling the Void at a Global Automotive Fleet Seating & Safety Products Manufacturer.

Served as EVP Global Manufacturing & CIO during a transitional period, leading 14 direct reports and 700 associates through comprehensive manufacturing and supply chain assessments.

Developed a turnaround optimization strategy and led implementation and execution of international restructuring programs, including Production Operations Consolidation, SKU Rationalization, Supply Chain Optimization & Standardization, and Organizational Performance Metrics Installation.

Transforming Procurement & Supply Chain Initiatives

Led cross-enterprise assessments, development, and execution of client-specific procurement transformation initiatives.

Complemented those activities with coaching and mentoring the client’s cross-functional teams to install strategic sourcing methodologies, develop KPIs, improve supplier negotiation strategies, and complete indirect and direct materials supply chain optimization initiatives across a diverse set of global companies that were leaders in their respective markets.

To find out how we can achieve the same levels of savings and success for your company…

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