About us

Bouwkracht is an independent consultancy company active in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods market and specialized in E-business to business.

Bouwkracht was established in 2007 by Carlo Bouw after a successful career at the second largest foodretailer of the Netherlands, where he was responsible for supply chain collaboration and standardisation. He participated in (inter) national GS1 working groups. Bouwkracht supports and counsels enterprises in the area of EDI, coding and data synchronisation.

Together with your organisation Bouwkracht can devise, define and realize business process improvements for your total supply chain. Principles with this are:

  • Efficient: faster, cheaper, sustainable
  • Exchangeable
  • Transparent

Services we offer:

  • Business consultancy
  • Project management
  • Interim management
  • Training & coaching

Why Bouwkracht?

  • More than 20 year of experience established in the FMCG retail & industry
  • Food, DIY, Fashion & Home Furniture

  • Expert in GS1 standards and its application in supply chain processes:
  • Barcodes
  • EDI (Edifact, XML)
  • Data synchronisation (GDSN)
  • Traceability
  • Implementations and pitfalls

  • Multi usable for different levels:
  • Management, users
  • Business, ICT
  • Change management

  • Independent: not driven by specific ICT solutions

  • Good network in retail & industry, ICT service providers and specialists

Core values of Bouwkracht are independent, competent, flexible and reliable.


Phone: +31 878 749 016