Wander AG

The Wander AG production facility in Switzerland’s Neuenegg has earned itself a key position within the ABF Group. In the course of a groupwide supply chain optimisation initiative, the company is tasked with further enhancing its fitness in order to secure future production volumes for the Swiss and export markets. This is to be achieved by realising potentials along the logistics chain of procurement, production and distribution.

Client Profile

Wander is owned by Associated British Foods. This group is globally active in the business segments of sugar, groceries, agriculture and ingredients. With a workforce of around 270 employees, Wander develops, manufactures and markets premium food products. Famous brands offer unique, everyday food and beverage experiences (main brand: Ovaltine). Wander is responsible for European Ovaltine production, as well as for marketing and sales within the DACH region.

Task Solutions

  • Identify both internal and external qualitative and quantitative optimisation potentials
  • Ensure cost optimised in-/outsourcing levels across all logistics processes
  • Adapt manpower deployment and management structures
  • Optimise inventories through organisational and technological measures
  • Optimise JIT deliveries of primary and packaging materials
  • Increase direct deliveries for products manufactured at partner facilities

Client Benefits

  • Measures for lowering logistics cost (manpower and storage costs) are identified
  • Enhanced logistics flexibility, facilitating response to fluctuating production volumes
  • Effective logistics oriented towards and benchmarked against best-in-class standards
  • Enhanced competitiveness within the group and in the markets

Contacts related to this reference

René Ballmer

+41 44 786 33 11

Jürg Zangerl

+41 44 786 33 11