Business Case – Cost Benefit calculation example

Annual saving on service costs (7 service visits at DKK 3000.-)
DKK 21.000
Annual saving on the electricity bill
(with an annual electricity consumption of 200,000 kWh before optimisation)

DKK 32.000
Annual saving on reduced product loss (estimate)
DKK 10.000

Annual saving in total

DKK 63.000


Annual subscription, AK-Centralen

DKK -13.800


Annual profit in total

DKK 49.200
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Other advantages apart from the financial gain by store optimisation:

  • Optimised temperature quality 
  • Positive behavioural regulation of store personnel
  • Monitoring of set aims and policies
  • Optimisation of refrigerating / freezing facilities
  • Increased customer and employee satisfaction
  • Management & quality control

The following should be considered before store optimisation is initiated:

  • Transfer of clearly defined authority in connection with concrete decisions is necessary
  • Clear communication with interest groups

AK-CENTRALEN SAVES MONEY FOR YOUR STORE