Strategic site selection is an important decision in supply chain network design that can provide long-term, sustainable competitive advantages. Many factors, such as geographic location, land availability, transportation network infrastructure, utility, taxes, construction costs, labor costs, etc., are included in site evaluation and selection. Many companies are challenged to collect relevant data and do not have experienced supply chain network experts on staff to complete a comprehensive analysis to support their business growth.
Leveraging its firsthand experience with freight payment data, Quetica manages a large database of supply chain data, including cost benchmarks, multimodal transportation network data, domestic and import/export data commodity shipment data, as well as site information. Combining this valuable information with Quetica’s specialized expertise in transportation and supply chain design, optimization and technologies, Quetica works with companies to perform supply chain and facility location analysis to improve the efficiency, reliability and resiliency of their supply chain networks.