GRA announced as ASCI Corporate Sponsor

NEWS RELEASE 

GRA announced as ASCI Corporate Sponsor  

December 2017: ASCI is pleased to announce GRA Supply Chain Consultants as a Corporate Sponsor. 

GRA is Australia’s premier, expert consulting firm specialising in supply chain strategy, planning and execution with offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane. GRA offers consulting, professional services, systems, training & education and benchmarking across a broad range of industries. For the last two decades, GRA has worked with over 200 organisations to turn their supply chains into a competitive advantage. 

Typical benefits for GRA clients include:  

  • 20-40% inventory investment reduction 

  • increased service levels ranging up to 99.9% 

  • 10%-15% reduction in supply chain operating costs 

  • 5%-20% spend management savings 

  • the ability to fund business initiatives from operating cash flow (OCF) improvements 

  • improved return on capital employed (ROCE) AND a minimum 3:1 ROI (10:1 to 30:1 typical).  

GRA Partner, Carter McNabb said: 

“At GRA, our mission is to improve the competitiveness of the Australian supply chain industry. What drives us is turning our clients’ supply chains into a competitive advantage. Given this, we are really looking forward to engaging with ASCI in the coming year, and helping to improve the professional and supply chains outcomes of its members.” 

According to Dr Pieter Nagel, CEO, ASCI, GRA will add value to ASCI members with their professional services, training and education and benchmarking. 

“We are excited to have GRA in our community and for our members to benefit from their many services, especially in a time where the supply chain is so competitive.” 

Under the sponsorship, GRA will provide opportunities for members to explore their articles, whitepapers, videos and resources. 

 

ENDS 

About GRA 

GRA is Australia’s premier, expert consulting firm specialising in supply chain & logistics strategy, planning and execution. GRA offers consulting, professional services, supply chain systems, training & education and benchmarking across a broad range of industries. For the last two decades, GRA has worked with over 200 organisations to turn their supply chains into a competitive advantage. www.gra.net.au 

 

About ASCI 

Established in Australia in 1963 as a not for profit organisation, apicsAU, now trading as Australasian Supply Chain Institute (ASCI), facilitates and enables the development and professionalisation of the Australasian Professional Supply Chain Community. ASCI provides formal education programs, site visits, research, industry presentations and peer learning to its members with a range of opportunities to enrich and grow professional supply chain performance and competence. ASCI is a Premier Channel Partner of APICS and offers APICS certification programs in Australia, as well as other international supply chain management certifications. ASCI membership is available to individuals and provides access to educational programs, a network of industry professionals, real-world learning opportunities, resources and social media networks. 

Please visit www.asci.org.au for more information about our memberships and programs. 

For more information, or to arrange an interview, please contact Monique Fenech on 0439 320 152.