Demand Solutions is the most cost-effective system for collaborating with vendors and customers, allowing you to optimize the costs of your extended enterprise without breaking your IT budget. Demand Solutions creates shared information streams that give you better control of our inventory and planning processes, resulting in increased sales and significant margin gains.
Encompass Group, a manufacturer of reusable textiles, professional apparel, therapeutic support surfaces and disposable medical products, needed a planning tool. The Demand Solutions team implemented its forecast management software in less than 30 days, and Encompass Group experienced a ROI quickly, in just five months.
Encompass Group, 2017
This manufacturer of reusable textiles, professional apparel, and medical products needed more than a “rearview mirror” image of demand. With Demand Solutions Forecast Management, Encompass increased global fill rates by 5 percent while cutting inventory by 10 percent.
Everlast has a history, since its beginning in 1910, of growth and innovation. In recent years, the company quadrupled its SKUs from 500 to 2,000, and it uses a global production process. Forecasting software and inventory planning software have made success manageable.
Learn how the sporting goods manufacturer was able to automate the scaling of its forecast by implementing DSX Forecast Management and Requirements Planning modules.
What kind of impact is integrated business planning (IBP) having at Mizuno? As the company’s IBP processes continue to mature, supply chain planning is becoming a highly accurate and efficient function throughout the enterprise.
“In a recent 18-month period, we reduced our hardstock by $4 million. On that metric alone, we could call our upgrade to Demand Solutions DSX a huge success.”
~ Ed Reimer, Senior Business Analyst, TenCate Protective Fabrics