Case Studies

The Indirect Sourcing and Procurement needs of companies involved in highly competitive industry segments vary significantly. Each day, our team demonstrates the comprehensive yet flexible nature of our capabilities by simultaneously meeting the financial objectives of corporate leaders while fulfilling the unique requirements of their individual operating companies, divisions and facilities.

Read on for a sampling of what DSSI has delivered.

Strategic Sourcing

A leading supplier of fully engineered chassis and powertrain components and modules realized the following results from a DSSI strategic sourcing project:
Category: Small Package Freight (SPF)
Savings: 42%

Procurement Consulting

An American multinational technology and consulting firm engaged DSSI to collect and cleanse data then perform a benchmark analysis with the following results:
Items Cleansed: 10,583
Categories Evaluated: 47
Savings Identified: 19%


Source To Pay

DSSI provides source to pay services to a $40.8 billion worldwide manufacturer that operates across three segments including: building efficiency, automotive and power solutions.
Categories Managed: 48 categories across 135 ship to locations
Active Catalog Items: 140,000 company-specific items
Transactions (monthly average): 12,750 line items including orders and spot buys and RFQs processed across 135 locations
Savings: 6% on strategically sourced items



Integrated Supply

Through the implementation of an Integrated Supply solution for a $3.4 billion leading manufacturer of compact and heavy construction equipment, the following results were achieved: