Not Price Competitive?
Improving cost performance in an economic
We are a highly skilled, specialized Consultancy focused on
Productivity and Profit Improvement and Strategic Purchasing.
We provide the know-how and implementation management techniques
to transform your Operations into a better profit and growth
Out team will support your staff in securing the bottom-line
results needed for your Business Plan by defining and implementing
the optimal solutions. We deliver professional excellence,
are results-oriented and have highly successful track records
in assisting many companies like yours.
We will help you to develop your people into highly efficient,
skilled resources capable of competing in the Global Markets.
The initial step requires an evaluation of your operational performance. Our team offers a free assessment, for details Click Here.
Our Strategy Focus
Core Business - defining and strengthening
- Focus on non-core activities and reduce your fixed costs
- Optimize core business operations - be a low cost producer
- Lean Manufacturing
- Lean (Back-) Office Operations
Strategic Purchasing – avoiding the Billion Dollar Grave
The fact is that enterprises groan about the ferocious cost
pressures caused by Global competition, yet squander millions
in procurement without being aware of it, thereby ignoring
the old rule of thumb “Purchasing generates the Profit”.
- Assess your purchasing strategy and develop a Strategic
- Evaluate your purchasing organization and adapt it to meet
- Initiate a Strategic Sourcing/Global Sourcing campaign to
lower material costs
- Build the optimal Supply Base and Supply Chains for your
- Train and assist your Agents in the deployment of proven
Manufacturing Performance and Productivity - eliminating the
- Initiate a Manufacturing Strategy Review
to identify short, medium and long-term improvement potentials.
- Start productivity improvement measures for quick results
applying the “Lean Manufacturing” principles and Toyota Production
- Consider a Deproliferation program to focus on model mix
and variance analysis to improve profit performance.
Overhead Structure - lining up with your Core Business Strategy?
- Conduct an “Indirect Manpower Management Review” to identify improvement potentials.
- Initiate a "Lean Office" project to improve performance and lower indirect costs.
- Assess and optimize your management structure (Spans of control,
Levels of Supervision, Competences).
Project Management and Success Tracking – implementing On-Time,
- Develop the improvement process
- Instill the Dynamics and peer pressures
- Track, track, track … with Balanced Scorecards
J Rohde & Associates can assist you in implementing these
At the Core
Our core competencies are focused on productivity improvements in:
- Purchasing Strategies
- Purchasing Organization
- Evaluating of Non-Core Business
- Manufacturing Operations
- Office Environments
- Performance Measurement and Balanced Scorecard
We are applying the methodology of “Lean Manufacturing” in
all aspects of our work.
Purchasing Strategies are selected from over 60 proven strategic
procurement applications to meet specific company needs and
We are committed in any of our assignments to meet or
exceed your expectations.
Our goal is to develop and implement a program for your
organization - a program that delivers results.
We offer comprehensive expertise for optimum solutions
with a battle-harden team to augment your staff in achieving
your Business Plan objectives and targets.
Contact Us to
learn more about our consulting services. We look forward
to serving your needs.