Solution: This manufacturer performed a thorough analysis of its business processes for areas of improvement. They identified a number of business processes to optimize and evaluated various supporting technologies. After a comprehensive evaluation, they chose Directworks to handle the complexities of direct materials sourcing and supplier management.
Results: By optimizing and automating its sourcing business processes, this manufacturer was able to reduce the time it took to perform end-to-end quoting (initiate RFQ, invite suppliers, review, compare, and award) by 49%.
About the Solution Provider: Directworks provides cloud-based software solutions purpose-built for manufacturers to improve supplier collaboration, total cost visibility, and the efficiency of sourcing and supplier management activities. Leading manufacturers use Directworks to accelerate product launches, expand margins, and optimize their direct materials supply chain for cost, performance, and risk.