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Szewchuk & Associates Inc.

Cost Reduction Consultants

#30C-928 Queen St. W.

Mississauga,Ontario, L5H 4K5


Our purchasing consulting firm specializes in generating purchase cost reductions for both goods and services, for medium and large size companies in the Food and CPG sectors. We identify cost reduction opportunities, execute and implement them for a full turn-key solution. We differentiate ourselves by working towards a 'leave behind' of techniques and strategies and self maintaining purchase contracts. We work either independently or in conjunction with your existing purchasing resources. We GUARANTEE to save you money in your input costs.


  • Cost Reduction
  • Vendor Negotiations
  • Continuous Improvement
  • M & A Due Diligence
  • Spend Analysis
  • Strategy Development

  • Knowledge Transfer
  • Purchasing Training
  • Price Benchmarking
  • Structure Optimization
  • E-Procurement
  • Packaging Sustainability


In a typical 'cost reduction' project, we.....

- review your key spend categories, suppliers and existing contracts.

- identify and prioritize opportunities, using our price benchmarking knowledge and previous sourcing experience.

- negotiate with your current and other potential suppliers to reduce your purchase costs.

- work to have all suppliers ' put their best foot forward ' to retain or obtain your business.

- leverage your purchases ' formally ' within your organization or ' informally ' with that of other clients.

- develop recommendations as to how to proceed for your approval.

- communicate and implement the agreed sourcing plan.

- structure the resulting purchasing agreements to ensure that they are easy to maintain and prevent future ' margin creep '.

- track and monitor progress for continuous improvement.