Branded apparel at discount prices. A challenge for any logistics specialist …

Client  Profile

TJX operates a number of off-price textile chains such as T.K. Maxx, Winners, Marshalls etc. The company buys remaining stocks and last season lots made by all major textile brands and offers them at discounts of 50% to 80%, primarily to a younger clientele.

Task Solutions

  • Carry out an end-to-end material flow analysis from the take-over location (production facility, wholesaler or retailer) up to the point of sale
  • Merge the procurement organisations and the material flows of all brands handled by the group
  • Structure the procurement and material flows in three global competence centres
  • Redesign of global transport services and issue calls for tender

Client Benefits

  • Up to 50% reduction in acquisition prices through bundling and accepting all remaining lots of a given supplier
  • Relocation of sorting and price marking in the lower cost countries of origin
  • Greater integration of partners by concentrating transport services on two partners per global region

Contacts related to this reference

Jürg Hodel

+41 44 786 33 11