SDZ GmbH was founded in 1986 with the pioneering goal of introducing simulation technology as a new method of factory planning to industry and trade. Today, SDZ GmbH is a leading European planning and technology company with global reach and an international client base. As a sought-after partner and supplier of top-notch solutions, SDZ excels in the design of long-term efficient value chains in logistics and production within a global market environment characterised by fast-moving dynamics.

Our comprehensive expertise in the fields of Supply Chain Design, Logistics Planning, Simulation as well as Advanced Planning & Scheduling has enabled us to establish ourselves successfully in the leading markets. Since we take a holistic approach to assisting our clients in their business planning and optimisation efforts, we leave no stone unturned: we start with a meticulous study of corporate structures, then move on to the design of smooth processes and systems for each corporate location, site or facility and then follow through to process and system implementation. As our methodical competencies do not go unnoticed by exacting clients around the world, we are continuously expanding our market share both at home in Germany and abroad.

We assist renowned clients in mastering the challenge of positioning themselves in their target markets in a service-oriented and efficient way. To this end, we develop bespoke and economical solutions for their best benefit – all the way from the establishment of the planning base proper through to real-world project implementation. We excel at testing and securing our concepts in light of market dynamic forces “ahead of time” so that our clients can rest assured that they will work with a stable and mature solution. To this end, we employ innovative methods, including a variety of smart simulation and optimisation techniques.