Districon is a specialized consultancy firm based in Maarssen, The Netherlands. They have a team of 30 professionals focused on the development of concrete logistic solutions for companies and government. Consultancy, project management and interim management services in the fields of Supply Chain, Cargo Logistics, Logistic Facilities and Business Intelligence are their primary set of services. Districon’s advisors take responsibilty for project implementation and deliver lasting solutions to their customers.
AIMMS Service Partnership
Districon and AIMMS signed the Service Partnership Agreement in November 2012. Before that, Districon used AIMMS for several modeling purposes for more than 5 years, primarily focusing on the development and improvement of forward and reverse distribution models.
Applications and Solutions
Districon uses AIMMS heavily to advise on Supply Chain network design projects. In addition, Districon has built a material steering model for waste service provider Van Gansewinkel. The application shows its value in optimizing the allocation of flows through the network, budgeting, scenario analysis and operational planning of an organization, which leads to significant cost savings. Heineken also regularly retains Districon to support several footprint studies.