Businesses today face a steady stream of disruptions, including fast-evolving customer expectations, rapid technological advancement, changing trade regulations, and complex geopolitical landscapes. Rising costs require organizations to achieve savings without impacting business continuity.

How can business leaders balance the competing demands to manage costs while ensuring stable supplies and minimizing risk? With rapidly changing business conditions, harnessing technology to provide insight into these issues is critical.

AlixPartners’ Global Trade Optimizer™ is a proprietary big data and analytics platform that helps companies to identify and mitigate global trade, sourcing, and supply-chain costs and risks.

We leverage a deep database of country-level import data, factory-level supplier detail, combined with our vast set of benchmarks and should-cost repositories to evaluate savings scenarios and de-risk the global supply base.

GTO™ can offer a total of 15-25% in COGS improvement with additional benefits in lost sales capture and working capital improvements, all within 4-6 months of execution support.