A Recycled Paper Producer – Benchmarking Recovered Paper Procurement Practices.
This project involved benchmarking the procurement of a variety of grades of recovered paper and making recommendations to lower the mill’s procurement costs.
A Newsprint Producer – Develop Mill Procurement Options.
In this project, Moore & Associates analyzed procurement options for a recycle newsprint mill, including concepts for increasing supply development.
An Engineering Consulting Firm – A Preliminary Procurement Plan.
Moore & Associates developed a long-range procurement strategy for a potential new tissue mill to be constructed in Egypt. Project involved examining sourcing of a series of deinking high grades from both the European and North American market.
A Building Products Producer – Ongoing Procurement Assistance.
For a period of one-year, Moore & Associates assisted this recycle paperboard producer with market intelligence and procurement practices assistance.
A North American Newsprint Manufacturer – A Strategic Procurement Practices Assessment.
In this project, Moore & Associates provided the client with three major areas of information; procurement organization structure analysis, ONP/OMG hedging information, and a long-range ONP price forecast.
An Integrated Mill Company Recycling Division – A Regional Price Survey.
In this project, Moore & Associates performed a specific price survey for two grades of recovered paper in a single North American supply region. The effort was performed for the company to verify procurement costs for a group of company mills in the region.
A Recycle Paperboard Producer – A Recovered Paper Grade Pricing Analysis.
Moore & Associates analyzed both loose and baled prices and broker/packer costs for procurement of a recovered paper grade in a specific region. The analysis was designed to assist the client decide whether to pursue a back integration strategy for recovered paper procurement or restructure its current buying practices.
A North American Newsprint Producer – Acquisition Due Diligence.
Moore & Associates performed an analysis of ONP and OMG procurement practices of an existing recycle newsprint operation. The work was performed for a client pursuing acquisition of the company. As part of the effort, Moore & Associates forecasted ONP price impacts from expanding the current use of recycle fiber at the operations.
A Major Pulp and Paper Manufacturer – Strategic Analysis and Benchmarking Survey.
In this project, Moore & Associates performed a detailed analysis of a variety of recovered paper procurement organization structures, including both market buyers and those entities with recycling plant operations. Included in this effort was a benchmarking analysis of recycling processing plant operations.
A Major US Pulp and Paper Company – Recycling Division Strategic Analysis.
Moore & Associates performed an in-depth strategic analysis of a group of recycling procurement operations. This effort also involved benchmarking and comparing company’s practices in the paper recycling industry.
Multiple Clients – Procurement Organization Analysis.
Compared and analyzed a group of recovered paper procurement organization structures. The participating mills were integrated recycle manufacturers with paper stock and brokerage organizations.
An Engineering Consulting Company – Acquisition Due Diligence.
Moore & Associates performed a price benchmarking and procurement practices analysis of the recovered paper raw material for an existing mill acquisition.
A Recovered Paper Sales Organization – An Examination Key Indicator Effects on Major Recovered Paper Market Movements.
In this project, Moore & Associates examined ten years of data on major price movements in the world recovered paper market and identified variables for predicting major upward and downward movements.
An International Brokerage Company – Manpower Background Information.
Moore & Associates developed industry information about a series of potential candidates for a top level brokerage position.
A Recycled Containerboard Mill – Compensation Plan.
In this project, Moore & Associates developed a bonus incentive plan for the company’s recovered paper buyers.