Yesterday's article in SupplyChainDigest provides details behind Home Depot's dramatic new supply chain.
This complete remaking of the supply chain started with network modeling and led to interesting insights.
First, a network optimization study, performed in just a few months using a commercial tool but with just in-house talent.
That study clearly showed the opportunity to rethink Home Depot’s massive network...
With a solid design in place, Home Depot could begin implementation and innovate in many other ways.