AB World Foods has a highly complex supply chain, driven in part by the nature of its globally sourced and distributed products as well as by the demands of growth and acquisition.With Infor SCM Demand Planning, the company cut costs while also improving service levels.
After deploying Infor ERP SX.enterprise and Infor SCM Demand Planning, a global distributor of fasteners for MRO and OEM markets significantly improved its business processes while growing to reach its revenue goal—almost seven times larger than the pre-implementation point—in five years. The company also saved $500,000 in warehouse safety stock in one warehouse in one year, improved inventory accuracy to about 99.7%, and more than doubled its pick rate.
This 1-page customer profile lists the challenges faced by Harris Ranch Beef and the benefits resulting from purchasing Infor Advanced Planning and Infor Demand Planning. It also contains quotes from company spokespeople and a brief description of the company.
After implementing Infor’s warehouse management solution and continuously upgrading up to Infor Supply Chain Execution, Lava Supply Chain Solultions easily met customer demands, improved collaboration with customers and suppliers, and increased its number of customers and sold items.
LEONI reduces stock with Infor Supplier Commerce Portal (SupplyWEB). Since the introduction of Supplier Commerce Portal as the centerpiece of CMI at LEONI, 80 to 85 % of material volumes are managed using this solution.
With Infor ERP A+, one of the biggest distributors in Puerto Rico easily consolidated six warehouses into one 200,000-square-foot facility designed to handle more than 2,000 different products with extra space for future growth. The company significantly increased picker productivity and warehouse receiving productivity: by 44% and 85% for refrigerated goods and dry goods, respectively, for pickers; and by 62% and 57% for refrigerated goods and dry goods, respectively, for warehouse receivers. The company also improved on-time/in-full deliveries by 23%.
Saab Automobile Parts takes control of planning with Infor Demand Planning and Infor Supplier Exchange (SupplyWeb).
Yara International ASA is a global firm specializing in agriculture products and environmental protection agents. As the world's largest supplier of mineral fertilizer with sales in more than 120 countries, Yara faced extraordinary supply chain management challenges. Yara International implemented Infor SCM Demand Planning and Infor SCM Advanced Planner as the cornerstone of its centralized sourcing strategy. Yara is using Infor SCM Advanced Planner to to analyze all production capacities, stock levels, and raw material sourcing options across the enterprise. The company is using Infor SCM Demand Planning to significantly improve its insights into demand and do more sophisticated statistical forecasting.