Retail & Distribution
Both innovative e-commerce companies and traditional retailers experience the same operational challenges: a desired product is expected to be available right away and/or delivered preferably the same day. The gaps in Belgian legislation are making it difficult to compete with neighbouring countries.
A team of Retail & Distribution experts to scope your need for talent
Even though they combine 15+ years of business consultancy experience, our associates are intensively and continuously trained, so they have the knowledge and experience to understand your industry challenges:
- On-demand retail: convenient delivery methods, short delivery time, personalized shopping experience …;
- Continuous increase in online spending & the lack of clear legislation favors the e-tailers;
- The rise of technology platforms to answer the need for data-driven business decisions;
- Unique in-store experiences to compete with online customer intimacy;
- Same-day shipping as the industry norm;
We know what we're doing
Business Case - De Decker-Van Riet
15+ skilled Retail & Distribution consultants to deliver results
Depending on your business needs, we deploy (a team of) consultants with appropriate skill and seniority levels. We combine a team of pay-rolled Retail & Distribution consultants, with a network of trusted, independent professionals.
All of our associates have T-shaped profiles; extremely skilled within one expertise, with the necessary understanding of how other departments operate. Our people understand the broader business picture. A necessity, we believe, to turn your challenges in competitive advantages.
Clients who trust us
We have successful partnerships with Colruyt, Ceva Logistics, Yusen Logistics, TDL Group, VF Europe, Delhaize, Veritas, Bpost, Hellman, DSV Solution, Van de Velde, The Cotton Group, Tom&Co, DHL …
Our aim is not just to satisfy our customers. We want them to tell others why working with Strand rocks! Since 2015, we continuously measure our level of performance in Retail & Distribution via Bain & Company’s net promotor system:
- 84 % of Retail & Distribution professionals were pleased about the collaboration with Strand.
- 55 % of Retail & Distribution professionals would proactively recommend working with Strand.
- On average, Strand is rated 8,9 out of 10 by Retail & Distribution professionals we worked with.
(Figures of 2016)
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