Retail and Warehouse planning

We help companies deliver the right products to the right customers at the right time in order to create the best possible purchasing experience. We enable organizations to make better decisions from planning all the way through agile execution in the marketplace, including:

Facility Location: Deciding which locations have the greatest potential to support new stores both in unconstrained manner and with real estate constraints. We can study comprehensive network of retail stores, warehouses and production house enhancing system’s efficiency.

Facility Layout: We can optimize store or warehouse layout to maximize space. Location of restroom or breakroom can be optimized for efficiency.

Inventory Control and Marketing: We can analyze which products to carry and how to merchandize them along with inventory control and determining which marketing elements will have the biggest impact on customer behavior.

Business problems include:

Site Selection, Store Design, Merchandise Placement, Inventory Management, Product Category Optimization, Advertising and Marketing Mix Optimization, Pricing Optimization, Customer Feedback Analysis, Supply Chain Management, Inventory Stocking And Reordering, Workforce Scheduling

Common Optimization Problems: 

  • Facility Location Problems
  • Quadratic Assignment Problems
  • Vehicle Routing Problems