Biscuits Leclerc

Processed food (cookies and snack bars)
600 M$ revenue & 1,000 employees
16 locations in North America
Transportation Management

Initial issues:

Sub-optimal and manual transportation planning & tendering
Lack of visibility over execution
Manual handling of billing and dispute
Lack of control over transportation costs

Solution:

Deployment of SAP TM coupled with GIS (geo-coding and geo-routing)
Automation of planning and tendering (waterfall and broadcast)
Automation of transportation costs management (self billing, dispute, etc.) through a Web portal.

Results & Benefits:

Optimized transportation plan (optimal routes, truck capacity maximized)
Reduced transportation costs (pre-selection and tendering)
Streamlined and efficient collaboration (via portal)
Productivity (transportation planners and coordinators)