RFP Warehouse SWOT Analysis

RFP Warehouse SWOT Analysis

Strengths

Engaged Workforce Generally will mean they skilled in the tasks you require them to do as will be relatively long...
Simple Delivery Windows You are not constrained by delivery dates , meaning you can turn your stock as it arrives , rather...
Established WMS CIMS is a robust and user friendly WMS system and if your staff are comfortable with it will allow...
Strong trusted brand Obviously important as it allows you to grow as a brand and consequently as an operation, secure in...
Strong Management An organised an well structured management team will allow good control of established practices and...
Economy of Scale Relatively large size operation so therefore you have the ability to negotiate reduced costs from...

Weaknesses

Dual Shipping Methods Why not ship all with TNT? Noticed store orders go with DPD. There is a risk if the shipper has...
System Incompatability I believe that your ecomm fulfilment system is a standalone operation from CIMS. Is there any...
Labour intensive Operation All aspects of the Warehouse operation are manual. Is there scope to introduce some automated...
Warehouse Size Not an obvious smooth flow of goods due to shape and size of the Warehouse. Also having a separate...

Opportunities

New Warehouse This is the biggest opportunity obviously. Most of what I have discussed as weaknesses regarding...
Financial Leverage Possibility to look into establishing sole supplier rates for shipping out. Also for all goods...
Merging of Operations Combining the returns Warehouse into the new site presents several opportunities. Obvious cost...
New Technology As mentioned the opportunity to introduce Metapack and integrating the web service provider into...

Threats

Prologic Support and development How secure are you with Prologic? What happens if they decide they will not support you or CIMS...
Poor Planning Of New Warehouse Layout The biggest opportunity for the firm is also your biggest risk. How much input/knowledge does the...
Increase in Costs How quickly can you transfer the operation across to new site. Operating from two sites is costly ,...
Poor Stock Control How are you planning to control the stock during the stock transition? If not counted at intake you...

RFP Warehouse SWOT Analysis Profile

Additional Information

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SWOT Conclusion

Strengths + Opportunities = 10

Threats + Weaknesses = 8

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