SAG CATEGORY MANAGEMENT– Availability as the highest goal

SAG Category Management designs and develops the cross-group product range for the SAG Group. Core services include the maintenance and linking of millions of articles and master vehicle data, the regular review/revision of the supplier strategy, securing a high level of availability of all available products, customer support and field services through training sessions and hotlines and managing a transparent price policy. These central services can be summarized in 2 pillars: central product range design / definition of the SAG Group and the central purchasing company of the SAG Group

Country

Switzerland


Established

2009


Employees

90


Purchasing volume

200 m CHF


Range

> 500,000 items


Orders placed with suppliers

30,000 per year


Suppliers

300


Parts in stock

> 250,000


Locations

Switzerland: Cham, Dietlikon, Bern
Romania: Sibiu


CPO

Henning Kaess

SAG LOGISTICS – The basis of our delivery precision

A reliable and market-driven flow of goods is one of the main factors in our success. SAG Logistics guarantees this process as the logistics base of the Swiss Automotive Group in Switzerland. It coordinates and monitors our entire range from delivery by the supplier until punctual delivery to the branches. The team includes qualified specialists who find efficient solutions, even for extraordinary logistical challenges.

With 5 regional warehouses, SAG Logistics is close to the branches. It can achieve a delivery readiness of 96% within two hours, administers the distributors branch warehouses alongside its own depots and allows fully automatic and individual calculation of each warehouses stock. It handles all transportation between the branches and regional warehouses according to a finely tuned schedule and achieves extremely high availability for the required products with its daily deliveries.

Country

Switzerland


Established

2009


Employees

236


Storage space

35,000 m²


Transport vehicles

40


Stock movements

8 m per year


Locations

Switzerland: Cham, Oensingen, Bern, Dietlikon, St. Gallen, Etagnières, Barbengo


COO

Philipp Stähly