Keeping the cost of goods down to stay competitive, relies heavily on your ability to keep down your own costs. Finding ways to cut the “fat” can help you to pass on the savings to your clients/customers. Some areas are impossible to trim away costs from but some areas you can trim away costs from.
Let’s be honest there is a lot of buzz about reusable packaging. As a matter of fact, there are entire groups and organizations that are dedicated to the idea. It’s a pretty big deal. There is a reason for all the buzz.
Cutting costs is always in the forefront of the conversation when you are talking about supply chain management and rightfully so, your supply chain likely makes up for the largest expense next to labour costs.