Federal-Mogul Corporation is a global supplier of trusted brands and products to automotive manufacturers,
as well to power generation, aerospace, marine, rail and industrial applications.
Federal-Mogul has 41.000 employees spread out over 33 countries. The company focusses on OEM and after-market products.
At the time of the study:
Federal-Mogul wants to budget the OPEX and CAPEX costs of a renewed supply chain design. This new design entails a EDC with multiple RDC's ("hub-and-spoke").
Set budgets for investment and operational costs for the renewed supply chain network design.
A christal clear overview with CAPEX and OPEX cost structure and a detailed cost break-down per DC was drafted. This enabled Federal-Mogul to decide whether or not to make the switch towards a hub-and-spoke design.