Beverages, Fortune 50 (2)

PRODUCTION PLANNING/DETAILED SCHEDULING AND SUPPLY NETWORK PLANNING OPTIMIZER

PRODUCTION PLANNING/DETAILED SCHEDULING AND SUPPLY NETWORK PLANNING OPTIMIZER

At a Glance

Client: Fortune 50

Delivered: Supply Planning

Industry: CPG, Food & Beverage

Company Size: 65B

 

Client Problem:

-Replace Outdated Planning Solution

-Client goal: maximize IT investment and establish a single provider planning solution

-Planning solution was not linked to execution system, therefore plans were outdated and constantly out of sync

-Integrated solution was more efficient and cost-effective versus their existing best of breed solution.

 

SCM Connections’ Solution:

-Implement an Integrated Planning Suite

-Reduce IT operating costs with a single planning platform

-Develop full weekly production planning solution using SNP optimization

-Avoid costly enhancements by utilizing master and configuration data features

-Implement PPDS heuristics to facilitate efficient scheduling sequences

-Standardizing planning solution and procedures.

 

Benefits:

-Reduce Cost of Ownership

-$500K IT operating expense reduction per year

-Minimal customization simplifies the user experience

-Provides supply chain visibility to mitigate operational disruptions

-Standardized solution improved scalability for company growth by spreading “tribal knowledge” access the rest of the organization

 

Category
Supply Planning