Sustainable “Go To Market” Strategy-The TOC way
Vector’s Kiran Kothekar, in an Interview with CLSA, shares his views on “GTM” which has now become the latest buzz word in distribution strategy.
Skipper Pipes Reboots their Polymer Business with TOC
Skipper Limited turns out to be the only Polymer Products manufacturing company to roll out The Theory of Constraints (TOC) in an organized manner.
Parag Milk Foods - Milking value-added portfolio for growth
We met Parag Milk Foods’ (Parag) Chairman Mr. Devendra Shah and CFO Mr. Vimal Agarwal to gain insights into its business.
Reclaiming Global Leadership in Textile Manufacturing
In an interview with Fibre2Fashion, Satyashri Mohanty discusses how Indian textile is losing its "cheap labor" based competitive edge and how exporters have no option but to make a huge paradigm change to regain a compelling advantage in the international markets.
Parag Milk Foods Limited | Investor Presentation
Parag Milk Foods: From “Push” to “Pull”
Parag Milk Foods announced the results of its new sales pilot after it rolled out TOC Pull distribution solution to provide very high availability at lower inventory while simultaneously improving freshness of products at retail points.
Press Trust of India
Vector Consulting Group Hires from Top B-schools
In the recently concluded placement season for 2018, the company has recruited talent from premier institutes like XLRI, IIMs and ISB.
The Textile Magazine
Himatsingka : The Growth Story
The group has carved a niche for itself in home textiles, not by treading old beaten paths but by taking on risks and challenges that have elevated it to be amongst the most advanced textile companies the world
Vector’s Client Pratibha Syntex Wins C&A’s ‘Best Global Supplier Award’ For 2016
Pratibha Syntex (Indore), a well-known Indian apparel exporter and a leading manufacturer and exporter of knitted garments and Speciality yarn
Godrej Interio : Happy Customers, the TOC way
Interio’s B2B arm provides solutions for office furniture requirements and has been experiencing intense competition from the local mid-sized and small players, as well as imports.
Vector Consulting Group Wins 2016 AMCF Spotlight Awards With Godrej Material Handling Division and Pratibha Syntex Ltd.
Vector Consulting Group, the largest management consulting firm in the space of Theory of Constraints in Asia, was announced the winner in 2 categories of the AMCF Spotlight
Fleetguard Filters, Client of Vector Consulting Group Wins 2016 TOCICO International Achievement Award
Vector Consulting Group, India’s largest management consulting firm in the space of Theory of Constraints, is proud to announce that their client, Fleetguard Filters, is the winner of 2016 TOCICO International Achievement Award, Platinum Level.
Bajaj is redesigning its distribution supply chain so that channel partners invest less and earn more, faster
Bajaj Electricals LTD (BEL), the legacy brand in electrical and lighting, has decided to rework its distribution supply chain in order to improve response time, cut costs, and boost profitability
Vector's views on effectiveness of lean implementations in India
Indian manufacturing sector is undergoing a paradigm shift with regards to focus on continual improvement in the processes, products and services through lean production techniques
A practical approach to implement pull based manufacturing
The pioneering endeavours of auto greats Henry Ford and Taiichi Ohno have deeply impacted the industry. The pervasive influence of their ideas can be seen in most of today’s manufacturing environments
Vector Consulting Group Announces Launch of its First Business Novel 'Apparent in Hindsight' for the Auto Industry
The book delves deep into the chronic problems faced by almost all companies in the Indian automotive industry. It closely examines and challenges the fundamental assumptions that have held firm since time immemorial and guided the management of these companies in procurement, operations, distribution and sales
A folly called trade promotions
Companies vie with each other to spend more and more in BTL activities and schemes with the hope that these will fructify into sales
Vector Consulting Group With KOEL (Kirloskar Oil Engines Limited) Wins 2015 AMCF Spotlight Awards for Value & Excellence in Management Consulting
Vector Consulting Group bags the AMCF Spotlight Award for the Second Year in a row in the supply chain category at New York city
Fighting Fakes in Auto Parts
If you own car or bike, at some point in time, it will go in for repairs and maintenance. At that point in time the mechanic may replace one or few of the parts
Vector Consulting Group wins AMCF 2015 global spotlight awards second year in a row for supply chain excellence
Finalists are selected across 13 categories for project work that best illustrates how consulting teams add value to their clients’ organizations and to society at large
The Economic Times
Vector Consulting Group Hires from XLRI
The company has recruited from premier institutes like XLRI, IIM-A, and ISB campuses in the recently concluded placement season for 2015
How to become your OEM's favourite supplier
Tier 1 suppliers of the auto industry claim that they fulfill more than 90% of the orders of the OEMs on a monthly basis. The OEMs, however, complain that the supplies are highly unreliable
CCI directives - not necessarily bad news for OEMs
The Competition Commission of India’s (CCI) recent penalty on a few car manufacturers for what it calls “restrictive and anti-competitive trade practices” may be perceived as a disagreeable reprimand to the auto industry.
Time to Invest in Thought-ware?
Do we really see the world around us with our eyes or do we see it using our mental models. Behavioral scientists are concluding that when it comes to perceiving the world around us, our prejudices shaped by past experiences play a major role
The Economic Times
Companies resort to Theory of Constraints to stay ahead in the game
Godrej & Boyce has 15 different businesses under it, from appliances to furniture and security systems.
A spare parts strategy for OEMs in the automobile sector
Competition Commission of India has recently come down heavily on a majority of car manufacturers in India for restrictive and anti-competitive trade practices
Implementing Pull Systems in Mom-n-Pop Store Formats
The last week of the month is the most stressful for sales managers of consumer goods companies as they fight to conquer sales targets (not to mention the stress on the dispatch people and the channel partners)
Getting off on the right foot
As the Indian footwear industry becomes more organised, players are honing their forecasting, distribution and display skills to woo the fashion-conscious buyer
Interview of Mr Puneet Kulraj with Indiainfoline.com
In an interview with Indiainfoline.com, Puneet talks about how ours is a recommendation-thin and implementation-thick engagement model both in terms of time and payouts
Mahindra First Choice Services (MFCS) Partners with Vector Consulting Group (VCG) to revamp its Supply Chain
Vector Consulting Group Enters Into an Engagement With Mahindra First Choice Services to Build an Agile Supply Chain Using Principles of Theory of Constraints
The Hindu Business Line
Cashing in on Constraints
Small appliances brand Morphy Richards challenged standard industry practices by adopting the Theory of Constraints.
VIP Industries Partners with Vector Consulting Group to revamp its Supply Chain
Vector Consulting Group Enters Into an Engagement With VIP Industries to Build an Agile Supply Chain Using Principles of Theory of Constraints
The Financial Express
Reinventing the Bookshop
With TOC implementation, Landmark ensures high availability at low inventory across its stores, and its product mix decisions and innovations have paid off
Adesh Gupta, CEO Liberty Shoes Ltd acknowledges contribution of Vector Consulting in triggering the growth momentum in his company
Making sure your business works for you requires boundaries between owner and entity. It is about understanding that there are indeed two distinct systems at play here: the family and the business.
Paper on "Task Prioritization Rules For Project Execution" by Vector Consulting Group gets published in IJERA
This paper provides a substantially better way to prioritize the tasks within a multi-project environment than the one currently advocated by Critical Chain Project Management and used by its practitioners
Vivek Ltd -The Unlimited One Stop Shop, partners with Vector Consulting Group to revamp its supply chain
Vivek Ltd recognizes the potential of the Theory of Constraints in enhancing its profitability
Retailer Magazine rates Vector Consulting Group as one of the top solution providers for Indian retail industry
Vector Consulting Group is being rated as one of the top solution providers for Indian retail industry offering Theory of Constraints (TOC) based solutions by Retailer Magazine
A Viable Vision – Making profits a reality in a global recession
Viable vision leads a company from its current financial situation to one of significantly greater profits