PROJECTS

OUR MISSION & OPERATING PRINCIPLES ARE SIMPLE AND STRAIGHT FORWARD 

TO PROVIDE OUR CLIENTS WITH SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS AND/OR LOGISTICS SYSTEMS, THAT MEET THEIR BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS AND ARE IMPLEMENTED WITHIN THE CONSTRAINTS OF TIME, BUDGET & ROI.

2024AALSMEER - NL  - PAARDEKOOPER HORTI (WHOLESALE) 

PDK Paardekooper (part of Koninklijke Paardekooper Group) is active worldwide in supplying innovative and sustainable packaging materials to a variety of sectors such as food & services, horticulture, agriculture and the industrial sector.

2023 -  AALSMEER - NL  - BROEKHOF - (WHOLESALE HORTI

BROEKHOF Supplier of packaging and decorative materials for the flower and plant sector. Focused on sustainability, trends and innovation and part of the Paardekooper family

CLICK ON WHS FOR VIDEO

2023 -  AMSTELVEEN - NL  - DILLEWIJN ZWAPAK - (WHOLESALE HORTI) 

Dillewijn Zwapak is a Dutch wholesaler with all value-adding supplies for florists and part of the Paardekooper family. You can visit one of our 10 stores in the Netherlands.           

2022-2023 - NOORDWIJK - AMSTELVEEN - NL - HBX Natural Living (WHOLESALE)

HBX Natural Living is an importer and wholesaler of decorative items and is dedicated  to offering carefully selected and lovingly crafted decorative products for the home.           

CLICK ON WHS FOR VIDEO

2021-2022 - WIJCHEN - ROOSENDAAL - NL - BERLIN PACKAGING (PACKAGING) 

Berlin Packaging Netherlands is the Dutch operating company of Berlin Packaging, we have five branches in our country. Together with Denmark and Germany, we are part of the EMEA division of the world's largest Hybrid Packaging Supplier® of glass, plastic and metal packaging and closures.         

2021 - HEIJEN - NL - ABENA NL - (MANUFACTURING & WHOLESALE)

ABENA, founded in 1953, is a Danish, family-owned manufacturer and wholesaler of health care solutions and related products headquartered in Aabenraa in Southern Denmark          

2020 - MOSCOW - RU - MAGNIT (PHARMA - SIA)

MAGNIT PROJECT VERANO & TRES PRIMEROS  WITH 3 x RU COLLEAGUES

Magnit (Магнит, "Magnet") is one of Russia's largest food retailers.[2] It was founded in 1994 in Krasnodar by Sergey Galitsky. As of March 2016, the company had 12,434 stores in 2,385 locations. They include 9,715 convenience stores, 225 hypermarkets, 2,337 Magnit Cosmetics stores and 157 Magnit family stores.[3] The company employs more than 140,000 people and has been opening several dozen stores each month.

In December 2018, the Magnit retail chain closed the acquisition of SIA Group, one of the five largest pharmaceutical distributors in Russia. The purchase of SIA allows Magnit to build efficient logistics for the chain of pharmacies and provides synergy with the format of drogerie stores.

Magnit Pharma is a distributor of pharmaceutical products, acting as an intermediary between foreign and domestic manufacturers, suppliers and retail market participants throughout the Russian Federation. This became possible thanks to a developed network of regional offices



2020

2019-2020 TIEL - NL - KING - (MEDICAL SOLUTIONS SUPPLIER)

KING Partner in facility and medical solutions, they offer a complete facility and medical range of more than 30,000 products. With innovations such as digitalization, (big) data and applications, King optimizes secondary business processes and thus ensures that you never make a mistake         

2019 - SHAKHTY 64.226M2 - KOLOMNA 83.956M2 - STERLITAMAK 42.360M2 - 

       TULA 84.840M2 - KOLPINO 62.204M2 -  RU - MAGNIT (FOOD RETAILER) 

INDEPENDENT OPS AUDIT OF WMS SYSTEM & 5 BIG REGIONAL WAREHOUSES

Magnit (Магнит, "Magnet") is one of Russia's largest food retailers.[2] It was founded in 1994 in Krasnodar by Sergey Galitsky. As of March 2016, the company had 12,434 stores in 2,385 locations. They include 9,715 convenience stores, 225 hypermarkets, 2,337 Magnit Cosmetics stores and 157 Magnit family stores.[3] The company employs more than 140,000 people and has been opening several dozen stores each month.

Since 2006, the company has developed a chain of "Magnit" hypermarkets in many Russian cities and towns. It overtook its rival X5 Group as Russia's largest retailer in terms of sales in April 2013, although it is still under-represented in Moscow.[ As of July 2014, it is the world's fourth largest retailer by market capitalization. In 2019 it had around 22.000 Stores, 0ver 6.000 Tractor -Trailers and 39 Diistribution Centres of which 5 big regional ones were the ones were asked to perform a Quick Scan 


CLICK ON WHS FOR VIDEO

2018-2020 - AMSTERDAM HQ - HEIJEN B2C 10.000M2 - 

                    S'HEERENBERG B2B 15.000m2 - NL - RITUALS (RETAIL)

5Y WORLD WIDE LOGISTICS MASTERPLAN + EXECUTION OF B2C CONCEPT

RITUALS COSMETICS  is a Dutch wellbeing house retailer with more than 1.000 stores spread across 40 countries. The range mainly consists of hygiene products, such as soap, body scrubs and creams, based on oriental scents. Rituals also sells tea, clothing and perfumes, among other things.


2018-2019 ANDERLECHT - BE - VIANGRO SA - (FOOD & BEVERAGE MANUFACTURER)

VIANGRO performs two core tasks. namely the processing of meat products and the processing of catering products (under the name Tastyfood). Because service is of paramount importance to us, Viangro also developed a third activity: the distribution of these products through its own logistics organization (under the name Easy Fresh Logistics).  


2018-2021 NIJMEGEN - NL - HAN UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES


Het SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING COLLEGE van de Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen en SCEX - Supply Chain Excellence leidt je op tot de dynamische functie van Supply Chain Planner. Met een gespecialiseerde Minor Supply Chain Planning, een uitdagend afstudeeronderzoek in het vakgebied en een vliegende start van je carrière als Supply Chain Planner bij een interessante werkgever.


 Het vergroten en verdiepen van je kennis rond vraagstukken uit de Supply Chain maakt een belangrijk onderdeel uit van het opleidingsprogramma. Daarnaast besteden we veel aandacht aan het ontwikkelen van praktische vaardigheden als presenteren, onderhandelen en het maken van analyses en rapportages. Deelnemers worden intensief begeleid door ervaren supply chain managers uit de praktijk en docenten van de HAN.


     GUEST LECTURES FOR THE SCPC MINOR, TOPIC: S&OP   

2019 UDEN - NL - SCHUTTE BAGCLOSURES BV - (MANUFACTURER)

Schutte Bagclosures is the market leader in the field of producing, developing and selling closing and binding materials. They have branches in the Netherlands, Germany, France, Italy and the United States of America. Our company runs on ambition, enthusiasm, innovation and knowledge combined with experience since 1957.


2018TILBURG - NL - BIG BAZAR (RETAIL)

BIG BAZAR is a chain of discount stores that was founded in 2007 by the retail and wholesale group Blokker Holding to compete with the Action formula. In 2013, the company had more than 100 stores in the Netherlands and Belgium. 

2018DORDRECHT - NL - VOLKERWESSELS MATERIEEL & LOGISTIEK


VOLKERWESSELS. is a major European construction services business with Dutch-based headquarters. It is owned by the Wessels Family through Reggeborgh Holding.


2018WAALWIJK - NL - XENOS (RETAIL)

Xenos is active in the wholesale and retail trade of ceramics (crockery), glassware, candles, furniture, household items and food.Approximately 75 people work at the head office in Waalwijk. A 40,000 m² distribution center has also been located here since 2000. Loading and unloading is done semi-automatically with remote-controlled vehicles. In 2014, another hall of approximately 50,000 m² was added here.


From left to right 

WOUTER EERKENS

TINUS WEIJKAMP

CASPER JANSEN

RUURD JELLEMA

WILLEM vd BERG

GUUS vd ELZEN


WWW.SCEX.NL

2018 -  NIJMEGEN - NL - SCEX - Supply Chain Excellence  (CONSULTANCY)

SCEX helps companies solve problems. We are happy when our support allows entrepreneurs and management to better respond to opportunities and deal more easily with the challenges of today and the future. We would like to use our passion for logistics, purchasing and supply chain to make a difference for our clients so that they can gain a sustainable competitive advantage. 


CLICK ON WHS FOR VIDEO

2017-2018  JIRNSUM - OISTERWIJK - WADDINXVEEN - NL - CONCORP (AUTODROP) (MANUFACTURER)

AUTODROP is a Dutch candy and licorice brand produced by the Irnsum-based company Concorp.The first Autodrop came onto the market in 1965. The name Autodrop comes from the images of various car models on the drops, such as a Beetle, Cadillac,  and a double-decker bus. The licorice was packed in a roll and had the shape of a car tire. In the roll, the drops were individually pre-packed in a piece of paper, on which a piece of information was written.


2017-2018 WIJCHEN - NL - NOVIO PACKAGING (PACKAGING)

OOSTERBEEK PACKAGING (later NOVIO PACKAGING) for 35 years, Oosterbeek has been market leader in primary packaging for a diverse range of industries. We not only supply packaging solutions for A-brands, but also for private labels. We are always in search of the latest packaging innovations and closely follow the latest trends. 


2016-2017 -  AMSTERDAM - NL - BIG BAZAR (RETAIL)

BIG BAZAR is a chain of discount stores that was founded in 2007 by the retail and wholesale group Blokker Holding to compete with the Action formula. In 2013, the company had more than 100 stores in the Netherlands and Belgium. The range consists of household and personal care items and confectionery, including A-brands, at low prices. n 2019, it was announced that 50 new branches would be opened in branches of the bankrupt drugstore chain Op=op Voordeelshop. In October 2021, the chain was sold by Blokker to BB Retail of the Frisian businessman Jerke Kooistra.Because the company encountered financial problems in 2023, it announced that it wanted to sell the Belgian branch. Ultimately, things did not get that far when the Dutch company was declared bankrupt on September 26, 2023. All Dutch stores closed their doors. The Belgian stores were spared from bankruptcy.

2015-2016  - RU - 2 HOURS SOUTH OF MOSCOW

COMPANY X is a Russian chain of convenience stores (NOT TO BE DISCLOSED)



2015-2016 IJMUIDEN - VLISSINGEN - ROTTERDAM - NL - KLOOSTERBOER COLD STORE 3PL

KLOOSTERBOER founded in 1925, is a financially strong and independent family business. With more than 3,500,000 m3 of refrigerated capacity, Kloosterboer is a front-runner in logistics services in Western Europe for temperature controlled food products (including fish, meat, fruit, fruit juices and concentrates, dairy and potato products). They zin storage, stevedoring, logistics, handling customs formalities and logistical IT solutions. We were asked to develop the ICT Strategy plan for the upcoming years so they can continue their growth and be ready for the future


2015 -  NIJMEGEN - NL - RODE KRUIS

Red Cross asked me to develop the logistics plan for collecting and distributing used apparel, shoes for the refugees in the Heumensoord camp (3.000,- people). In conjunction with other volunteers, UTS Verkroost and the 'kleding bank"


2014-2015 ZWICKAU - GE - GENT - BE - TOWER INTERNATIONAL (AUTOMOTIVE)


TOWER INTERNATIONAL is a leading integrated global manufacturer of

engineered structural metal components and assemblies.

The company supplies the automotive industry with body-structure

stampings, frames and other chassis structures, as well as complex welded

assemblies for small and large cars, crossovers, pickups and SUVs.


2013-2014 -  HILVERSUM - NL - RAILPRO - (RAIL)

Voestalpine Railpro BV (Railpro) is a railway supplier and proven logistics provider. Railpro started in 1995 after its private owner after the Dutch Railways and in 2002 after the Voestalpine group. We performed a Quick Scan and executed some Supply Chain recommendations  


2014 - SOEST - NL - PHUNTRONIX - (ELECTRONICS)

PHUNTRONIX is ​​a leading company in the electronics market. We develop and manufacture PCBs. 


2013-2014 - MOSCOW - RU - LENTA - (SUPERMARKET)

LENTA PROJECT LAUNCHING 10 SUPERMARKETS IN  MOSCOW

Lenta (Russian: Лентa) is a Russian super- and hypermarket chain. With 40 locations across the country, it is one of Russia's largest retail chains in addition to being the country's second largest hypermarket chain. Lenta’s largest shareholders include TPG Capital, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and VTB Capital. Global Depository Receipts (GDRs) of Lenta Ltd. are listed on the London Stock Exchange and on the Moscow Exchange.


2013-2014 -  ESSEN - DE - KARSTADT SPORTS GMBH (RETAIL)

KARSTADT SPORTS was a German SPORTS store chain and was part of the Karstadt Warenhause chain which was acquired by Signa Retail in 2013 and whose headquarters were in Essen. The sports company accounts 1,400 employees at 28 independent stores, reaching a total revenue of about €250 million.


2013 TRING - GB + USA - SOLGAR (RETAIL)


NBTY Europe is Europe's largest well-being retailer, which comprises of popular brands such as, Holland & Barrett (UK), GNC (UK), De Tuinen (Holland), Essenza (Belgium) and a number of Holland and Barrett franchises around the world. The name was currently changed to HOLLAND & BARRETT


2012 BUDAPEST - HU - KONINKLIJKE ERU (CHEESE MANUFACTURER)


ERU The Royal ERU Cheese Factory B.V. is a Dutch producer of cheese spread and processed cheese. The factory is located in Woerden and they have a factory in Budapest, Hungary.


CLICK ON PICTURE FOR VIDEO

2012 - LONDON - GB -  OLYMPICS 2012 - THE RETAIL PEOPLE (EVENTS)


LIVING THE DREAM



THE RETAIL PEOPLE (TRP) ware responsible for all the merchandise stores on the Olympic Park and + 100 merchandise stands at the Olympic events. where over 60 million GBP in merchandise was sold during the 17 days of the Olympics and the 10 days of the Paralympics. My Deputy Managers role for the Olympic Park stores got slightly shifted after the in-house logistics needed more attention during the Olympic event and I was transformed to a copy of Hannibal Smith, for extra logistics leadership, support & focus, which finally resulted in finishing both events in a good order and happy customers with 

there purchased favorite London 2012 merchandise..............What a Story.......



17 DAYS Olympics 2012  

10 DAYS Paralympics 2012






2010-2011 - ST PETERSBURG - RU - LENTA - (HYPERMARKET)

LENTA PROJECT MERCURY TOGETHER WITH 15 GREAT COLLEAGUES

Lenta (Russian: Лентa) is a Russian super- and hypermarket chain. With 40 locations across the country, it is one of Russia's largest retail chains in addition to being the country's second largest hypermarket chain. Lenta’s largest shareholders include TPG Capital, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and VTB Capital. Global Depository Receipts (GDRs) of Lenta Ltd. are listed on the London Stock Exchange and on the Moscow Exchange.



CHANGING AN LOGISTICS HYPERMARKET INTO A SUPPLY CHAIN HYPERMARKET

                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Project on behalf of TPG


EST. TIDAG SCS - FOR RUSSIA  

2010-2011 - LIMENA (PADOVA) - IT - COMPAR SPA (BATA) (RETAIL)

COMPAR SPA Bata in Italy is represented by Compar S.p.A. and was born in 1931 with the name "S.A.I. Vecaba". The company was created by three partners and the majority shareholder, with 40% of the shares, is Thomas Bata. Compar SpA is currently present throughout the national territory with a widespread network of over 300 stores with the formulas: Bata City, Bata Superstore, Bata Factory Store, Athletes World and AWLab. Compar S.p.A. it is also the first company in Italy in footwear franchising, with over 200 stores nationwide and over 100 abroad.


2010 -  LEEDS - GB  - REPUBLIC - (RETAIL)                                                                              

REPUBLIC Founded in 1985, as Just Jeans, after 1990, the name changed to Best Jeanswear; Republic was launched in 1998. It was a private limited company (Republic (Retail) Ltd.) and, in 2005, Change Capital invested in the company to finance expansion plans. In May 2011 the company was bought by private equity firm TPG Capital.  

     

2010 -  NIJMEGEN - NL  - BARENBURG - (GRASS                                                                            

BARENBURG Group is the leading worldwide creator of turf and forage solutions. A family business to the core


2008- 2009 HEMER - DE - GROHE -  (PRODUCTION & DISTRIBUTION)

Grohe is a German plumbing fixtures manufacturer with its registered office in Hemer and headquarters in Düsseldorf. In 2014 Grohe became part of the Japanese Lixil Group. The company generated consolidated sales revenues of €1.35 billion in 2017. Grohe employs about 6,000 people worldwide. We performed a Quick Scan and executed some Supply Chain recommendations     


2007- 2008 AUTOLIV EUROPE (FR - DE - TR - RO) - (AUTOMOTIVE)

Autoliv was founded in Vårgårda, Sweden in the form of Auto Service AB in 1953 by Lennart Lindblad. In 1956, the company became a pioneer in seat belt technology when it began production of two-point seat belts. Autoliv has over 68,000 employees in 27 countries, for Europe we succesfully installed 12 x MOVEX ERP at their plants with a install team of 40 people with 10 different nationalities


2007 (3M) - DUBLIN - IE - CHAMPION SPORTS - (RETAIL)

Champion Sports Ireland Limited provides sports clothing and footwear in Ireland. Established in 1992, Champion Sports sells sports clothing and footwear in Ireland and has 22 stores in towns nationwide. It also has one store in Northern Ireland. The Study resulted intop 10 recommendations to run a better Warehouse 


2005-2006 - DUBLIN - IE - SUPERQUINN - (SUPERMARKET)

Superquinn was an Irish supermarket chain, founded in 1960 and entirely privately owned by the Quinn family. Select Retail Holdings, a property buying consortium, purchased the company from the Quinn family in 2005. A receiver was appointed to the company on 18 July 2011, and the following day the company was bought by Musgrave Group. The company operated 20 supermarkets under the Superquinn brand and 4 convenience shops under the "Superquinn Select" brand. Superquinn was known for having a very high level of customer service compared to other supermarket chains, its former owner having written a manual on customer service, "Crowning the Customer"


-  INSTALLED VOICE PICKING - DAY TO DAY WHS OPS - TRANSPORTATION - 

- SC PLANNING DEPARTMENT - INVENTORY CONTROL -


EST. TIDAG - FIRST CONSULTANCY JOB (SUPERQUINN) 

2005 - EST. TIDAG BV - NL -

Named after our 2 kids, Tijn & Dagmar, TIDAG LLC. was born.

Starting as a private consultant, the best job in the world. You get a chance to look in many kitchens and share your knowledge and passion in Logistics & Supply Chain with many interesting people from all kinds of industries.

1998 - 2005 - HEIJEN - NL - FOOT LOCKER EUROPE - (RETAIL)

VP LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN Responsible for all logistics & supply chain from and to the 500 Foot Locker stores in Europe and the NEW central European Distribution centre (35.000M2)


1996 - 1998 - EINDHOVEN - BRUSSELS - NL - BE - EMERY GLOBAL LOGISTICS - (3PL)

MANGER BENELUX Third Party Logistics company, Responsible for the accounts within the Benelux

Major accounts: DADE Int'l (Medical), Nike Equipment (All but apparel and shoes)

Dade International Inc., a Deerfield-based company that only a year ago was a lackluster member of the Baxter International Inc. family, and t's core business is in the medical business.

Nike needs no explantion


Emery Worldwide was a US cargo airline, once one of the leading carriers in the cargo airline world, which also included Emery Global logistics and its headquarters was located in Redwood City, California.

Menlo Logistics bought Emery Worldwide and in December 2004 Menlo was sold to UPS.


1989 - 1996 - BEEK (L) - NL - MEMOREX TELEX (COMPUTERS)

LOGISTICS MANAGER Memorex Telex (MT) was a computer company. In the past it was one of the largest manufacturers of IBM plug-compatible peripheral equipment. Started as Customer Service-Procurement for Keyboards & Multiplexers and ended up becoming Responsible for Transportation and Warehousing for all EU cutomers in a 8.000M2 WHS

In the beginning of the century Memorex Telex was bought by EDS which was bought by HP later.


1985 - 1988 - WASHINGTON DC - BALTIMORE - N.Y. - USA - WALFORD MEADOWS - EURAMEX - PRIDE INT'L (FREIGHT FORWARDER/CUSTOM HOUSE BROKERS

FIRST JOB, 2,5 Years in the USA first steps in logistics and a taste of the USA first hand