We worked with the US Supply chain team to evaluate the existing storage facility, forecasted the shipping needs and assembled a complete RFP to tender the process. 20 large 3PL providers we emailed and in which 7 provided interest in bidding for the project. The project was created in stages, requirepments definition, tender interest, submittion of tender. Facility visits to confirm facility was in line with the hygiene standards required by the company, Narrow down to 3 companies. US Supply chain members were hosted in Japan to visit, meet the representatives and visually evalute the facilities. Worked with the Supply chain team further to determine 2 companies to continue negosiations and validate capabilities and processes.