Using RPA to refocus teams on added value tasks

Robotic Process Automation in the supply chain: why and how to engage in an RPA process? A study carried out by two Oxford University researchers has shown that 47% of American jobs are liable to be replaced by computers or robots. Among the 702 jobs in the study, several supply chain ...

Crimson & Co ANZ opens Brisbane office

Crimson & Co is proud to announce the opening of our Brisbane Office, located at 480 Queen Street.  Brisbane joins our existing offices in Sydney and Melbourne, providing a local service to our existing and prospective clients in the growing Queensland market. Steve van As, our ...

Crimson & Co ANZ appoints David Bissett as a Partner

Crimson & Co is delighted to announce the expansion of Crimson & Co ANZ with David Bissett joining our team. David joins us as a Partner and will lead the Sydney office while we continue to work with our clients to transform their supply chains and operations, and further ...

Crimson & Co ANZ expands practice with appointment of Steve Van As

Crimson & Co ANZ is very proud to announce the appointment of Steve van As. He will join as a Director and will focus on both client delivery as well as business development. Steve brings a wealth of knowledge to the table, with over 30 years of experience in local Australian as ...

Emerging trends in supply chain

Crimson & Co Mumbai recently hosted an event on ‘Emerging trends in supply chain’. Consultants from our US, UK, France, India, Singapore and Australia offices were all in attendance with a range of topics shared over the event. Jon Gibson, Associate Director, Crimson & Co UK ...

Crimson & Co and Argon Consulting are merging to create a leading international consulting firm that specialises in operations transformation

Crimson & Co and Argon Consulting are merging to create..

The omni-channel journey

What should businesses focus on in their online evolution?   The retail landscape in Australia is changing, and many companies are struggling with poorly performing supply chains as the need to provide an omni-channel service via online, click and collect and retail stretches ...

Crimson & Co Client Alumni XVIII update: 1 Paliament Place, East Melbourne

Crimson & Co Client Alumni XVII update: 1 Paliament Place, East Melbourne..

Big data, a big decision

Niels Van Hove, Principal Consultant at Crimson & Co ANZ, discusses Big data in Foresight Magazine. Every so many years, a new supply chain terminology takes the front page and dominates the conversation in magazines and conferences. In the last decade or two we’ve seen JIT (Just ...

How to shape a company culture with S&OP

PREVIEW In a 2010 Foresight article, S&OP Editor John Mello argued that successful execution of S&OP is inevitably linked to corporate culture. A culture based on silo mentality and lack of trust not only undermines S&OP effectiveness but also reduces employee engagement ...

Down-under companies use expertise from Europe and US to build supply chain excellence

The globalisation of Australia’s retail industry, particularly amongst its supermarket chains is forcing firms to rethink how they manage their supply chain processes. Frans Verheij, director at global supply chain consultancy Crimson & Co, suggests this is increasing demand for ...

An S&OP communication plan: The final step in support of company strategy

Over the past 30 years, S&OP has generally advanced beyond the goals of balancing supply and demand. We are seeing that mature S&OP processes now support rolling forecasts, enterprise resource reallocation, and strategy execution. In this article, however, Niels Van Hove, ...

The business benefits of APS systems – as clear as ABC

Businesses are tying up working capital and limiting improvements to service levels by relying on dated planning tools which simply can’t account for the complex decisions and trade-offs in today’s supply chains, according to research carried out by global supply chain consultancy ...

Crimson & Co ANZ launch party

On Thursday, 25 February, we celebrated Supply Chain Cover formally becoming Crimson & Co. Our team from Melbourne, Sydney and London were joined by clients, friends and suppliers for a drinks reception at Jardin Tan in Melbourne’s botanical gardens..

Australia based Supply Chain Cover becomes Crimson & Co

We are delighted to announce that Supply Chain Cover is now fully integrated into Crimson & Co. This is the culmination of an exceptionally strong working relationship over the past year and a half.

Nearly a third of all supply chain processes are inadequate

Poor processes are arguably the biggest issue preventing supply chain executives from transforming performance. This is according to research from global supply chain consultancy Crimson & Co. The most striking discovery is that 29% of supply chain processes are deficient. This ...

Crimson & Co Academy

Crimson & Co recently held its annual supply chain academy, dedicated to sharing worldwide best practice across the end to end supply chain. The Academy brought together consultants from Crimson & Co’s offices in London, Atlanta, Melbourne, Mumbai and Singapore with a focus on ...

Crimson & Co Australia open Sydney office

Crimson & Co Australia is proud to announce the opening of its new Sydney office; located at level 12, Australia Square Plaza, 95 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW 2000. As Crimson & Co continues to go from strength to strength in Australia and New Zealand, the new office has already ...

RMIT Logistics and Supply Chain Research and Innovation Forum

Speaker: Amanda Rawstrontrailer movie Baby Driver Discussion: How technology is changing the face of logistics and supply chain management Event: The RMIT Logistics and Supply Chain Research and Innovation Forum, held in Melbourne, Australia, brings together prominent industry ...

Crimson & Co drives global expansion of its supply chain consulting expertise

Two successful consultancies join Crimson & Co and a new office is opened in Asia, doubling the existing global footprint. Global supply chain consultancy Crimson & Co has extended its footprint in North America, Australia and Asia so that it can guarantee its clients the same ...

Crimson & Co launches updated supply chain excellence book

Crimson & Co has launched a substantially updated version of its successful scprime® book, covering the journey to supply chain excellence. It provides practical guidance and insight when developing supply chain processes or identifying and improving people capabilities. The ...