Healthcare

INCORPORATE SHELF LIFE DATA INTO SUPPLY PLANNING

INCORPORATE SHELF LIFE DATA INTO SUPPLY PLANNING

At a Glance

-Client: Fortune 500

-Delivered: Supply Planning

-Industry: CPG, Pharma

-Company Size: 22B

 

Client Problem:

Overcome Standard SAP Solution Limitations

-Expiring inventory did not trigger automatic supply replenishment

-Excessive inventory shrinkage due to expiring stock

-ECC and APO planning run times were too long and failures too high

-APO planning model did not match the client business process planning model.

 

SCM Connections’ Solution:

Automated Shelf Life Supply Planning

-Create a custom planning book

-Create a shelf life planning process using standard functionality

-Automate demand and supply adjustments

-Simplify ECC master data setup and APO integration.

 

Benefits:

Improve Inventory Visibility and Waste Minimization

-Improved SNP planning book / product view product expiration and projected waste inventory visibility

-Empowered planners to make inventory and replenishment decisions

-Optimized production pre-build and maximized product shelf life

-Ensured distribution hubs and retailers have products with 10% longer shelf life

-20% inventory waste reduction

Category
Supply Planning