Name: Microplasticos S.A.
Industry sector: Moulds
Cost categories investigated: Packaging, transport, insurance, cleaning supplies
The Expense Reduction Analysts team
Pedro Amendoeira, Inês Trigueiros, João Cordeiro
About the project:
Microplasticos is a family business founded in 1987 which dedicated to the manufacturing of plastic components of high precision and high dimensional precision. Clients are mainly global brands in the Automotive, Energy and Consumer industries. The company mainly works for export in 4 continents, 14 countries and supplies, directly or indirectly, 25 car manufacturers in Europe.
Microplasticos decided to commission Expense Reduction Analysts to investigate the overall costs, where opportunities for improvement were found, which helped improve the company’s profitability.
What the client says:
“The partnership established with Expense Reduction Analysts has allowed cost reductions in the categories selected, and lower costs are synonymous with competitiveness. We have used our experience with Expense Reduction Analysts to broaden our range of providers and to benefit from their negotiating power. I will highlight their rigour, commitment, monitoring and fulfilment of objectives.”
A. Cruz Marques, CEO, Microplasticos S.A.
What Expense Reduction Analysts says:
“In a company carefully managed such as Microplasticos, we have found optimisation opportunities in areas where our expertise enables us to go far and beyond what even the best procurement department could achieve. The relationships with all involved were excellent, which was key to the success of the project.”
Pedro Amendoeira, Client Manager