GNC Group recently merged with our Grant Thornton Consulting team to provide our clients with leading performance and profit improvement solutions through their expertise solving complex cost, efficiency and profitability challenges.

With origins and a wealth of expertise in retail, the GNC Group team deeply understands the problems and challenges businesses face right across the value chain and draws upon this experience to design, build and implement bespoke solutions to complex challenges.

“With the arrival of Amazon and other global heavyweights, Australian companies need to respond and have a plan across all aspects of their business and GNC Group Consulting provide greater expertise to retail and FMCG clients to be able to successfully expand their businesses.”

- Greg Keith, Grant Thornton, CEO

GNC Group Consutling Continuing our commitment to retail, through our merger with GNC Group Consulting


Our services include:

Buying & ranging

  • Trading terms optimisation
  • ranging and pricing
  • Promotion effectiveness
  • Margin optimisation
  • Pricing architecture management
  • Trading reports and dashboards
  • Product lifecycle management

Planning & inventory

  • Merchandise strategy
  • Merchandise financial planning
  • Demand planning
  • Inventory optimisation
  • Allocations and replenishment
  • Forecasting systems and processes
  • Sales and operations planning

Supply chain & logistics

  • Network planning
  • Property and RDC build and development
  • Contract and tender management
  • Transport optimisation
  • Warehouse management systems implementation
  • Origin logistics

Digital & online

  • Online fulfilment
  • Model rollout and optimisation
  • Integration of online into merchandise and store operations
  • Order management system design and delivery

Store operations

  • Back of store process efficiency
  • In-store fulfillment of online orders
  • Space optimisation
  • Store pilot

Warehouse technology shifts expectations for retailers

The entry of Amazon in Australia in 2017 has provided a strong impetus for traditional retailers to invest in their online supply chain capability. Whilst Australian customers have been able to use Amazon for international orders for many years, they can now purchase directly from Amazon’s locally-held product ranges.

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