Supplier Managment and Auditing

With years of experience in highly regulated industries such as Automotive, Aerospace and Rail RiverRouge is offering a range of key Services to tackle the most common challenges of our clients Supply Chain Management:

  • Brexit Impact Assessment and Risk Management
  • Supply Chain Design, Planning and Forecasting
  • Supplier Assessment & Auditing
  • Systematic Supplier Development & Audit Preparation
  • Crisis Management

Due to our international foot print we can react quickly and provide flexible local resource all over Europe. All members of our team have proven industry experts certified in standards such as: IATF 16949 (Automotive), IATF 16949 (Automotive), VDA (Automotive), APQP (Automotive), AS9100 (Aerospace), ISO/TS 22163 (Rail), ISO 9001:2015.

Brexit Impact Assessment and Risk Management

This is the key part. It explains how to map your supply chain and the key issues you need to address.

It is important to understand the difference as a hard Brexit will introduce more change.

This sets out the key Brexit risks

This is a helpful tool to allow you to keep in control.

Brexit may bring new opportunities, this part explains those opportunities.

Supply Chain Design, Planning and Forecasting

Supply chain design is the process by which a company structures and manages the supply chain in order to identify the right balance between inventory, transportation, and manufacturing cost.

Supply Chain Planning, often also called Sales and Operations Planning is the dynamic part of running your supply chain and balancing the demand of your customers against the volume of supply running through your Supply Chain.

Our Team at RiverRouge can guide you through a systematic process that aims to manage the trade offs in modern Supply Processes to establish a highly efficient Supply Chain Operation.

Supplier assessment & auditing

With our Team of certified experts RiverRouge follows given industry standards to perform objective third-party Supplier Assessments and Audits to expose supply risks and ensure a systematic process to establish and sustain a robust supply chain.

Due to our international footprint we can often provide these services local so that travel restrictions and expenses are avoided. For our clients the outcome is still a very professional and neutral assessment of the supplier’s performance.

  • Local Certified Support available in most European Countries
  • Travel expenses as well as language and cultural barriers are avoided
  • Professional and neutral Assessment based on international standards

Supplier Development & Crisis Management

Our Resident support ensures that improvement activities at a Suppliers Manufacturing site are implemented to reduce our client’s risk within their supply chain. These activities can range from simple activity controlling to intensive coaching and training activities to instil the required skillset necessary to comply with our clients supply chain requirements.

  • Resident Support
  • Crisis Management
  • Local Project Management
  • Coaching and Training

Reasons to engage with us

Below you find some of the most common reasons why our clients engage us to support their supply chain teams:

  • Service Orientation
  • System Orientation
  • Competitiveness and Efficiency
  • Minimising the Time
  • Minimising Work in Progress
  • Improving Pipeline Visability
  • Improving Visibility Demand
  • Improving Quality
  • Reduces Transportation Cost
  • Reduces Warehousing Cost

Some of our clients who trust us...