Sainsbury's presentations

Presentations

14/01/2020
Each year, we call out the trends we believe will most influence supply chains in the year to come. In this report, we detail our selection, bringing to life our thinking with case studies and raising questions and considerations to help you capitalise.
11/09/2019
In this report, we explore ranging strategies, highlighting the implications of choices on the supply chain activities of both retailers and manufacturers.
21/02/2019
On shelf availability (OSA) provides retailers with a shopper perspective of service and a view of overall supply chain effectiveness. This report explores shopper responses to out of stock products and what retailers, including Tesco, Sainsbury's and Co-op are doing to improve OSA.
13/12/2018
Food and grocery businesses are undergoing significant change and there’s no doubt that our food and grocery supply chains will have to adapt to mitigate risk and grow. In this report, we first explore the latest developments within the convenience space: * Convenient solutions * Range sophistication * Testing new concepts * Technology In addition, we look at five characteristics of strong convenience supply chains: * High availability * Accurate forecasting * Strong warehouse management * Flexible logistics * Being future-proofed
28/11/2018
We bring together the latest insights from 2018’s IGD Supply Chain Summit. Here are the main topics that business leaders, academics, supply chain directors and more have discussed: * The contribution of supply chains in business growth * The challenge of food integrity and trust, along with some corresponding solutions * The benefits of connecting and collaborating * How to get the most from technology and people In addition, we display a few tangible examples of how businesses have connected their supply chains through technology, aligned objectives, and how they have focused on their SC design and circularity.
02/05/2018
We explore how the UK's second and third largest retailers intend to combine their businesses.
10/11/2017
Good OSA provides both retailers and manufacturers with the certainty that the supply chain is functioning effectively, allowing customers to buy what they want. We explore the significance of OSA in today’s retail environment and further understand the challenge of balancing availability rates and inventory levels, examining: * How a number of retailers are addressing the availability challenge * The key methodologies and the rationale behind them * Why some are experimenting and some consolidating * What retailers are doing to maximise OSA with increasingly stretched resources * OSA from a manufacturer perspective and how they can work with retailers to influence it * How the measurement of availability will evolve and the role technology play
10/10/2017
Sainsbury's has launched a trial 30 minute click & collect service using its Chop Chop app. This is a first for a UK grocer to offer a sub one hour collection option.
26/07/2017
This report explores how a VMI (Vendor Managed Inventory) programme can help businesses improve service, operate more efficiently and build collaborative relationships with business partners. We review some of the potential benefits of the VMI process, including: * Improved transport planning * Shorter supplier lead times * Adding value beyond inventory management * Optimised inventory In addition, we explore the origins of VMI and the conditions needed to implement such a procedure: * IT infrastructure * Reliable, secure data exchange * Building the foundations for success
20/07/2017
Sainsbury’s is introducing food packaging labels that show how long its own-brand ham has been open.