Executive Briefings

Global CPG Giant Innovates & Delivers

Challenge: The world's largest consumer packaged products company, with nearly $84 billion in sales was challenged to decrease supply chain logistics costs globally and meet a specific strategic initiative to reduce truck miles per volume 20% by 2020.

Solution: ORTEC reduced overall global transportation freight cost by providing the ability to identify underutilized trucks at order fulfillment time and build truckloads based on demand replenishments. The solution named ORTEC Pallet and Load Building is embedded not integrated into SAP. ORTEC optimized all demand types globally using complex optimization modeling methods. The optimization was applied to VMI, sales order, consolidated orders, web orders, interplant and internal cross-dock replenishments.

Results: Many major innovations for the customer include: viral expansion of a common global solution embedded in SAP ERP; load utilization savings up to 15%; web order taking with 3D graphics load building enabling fully optimized truckload orders.

About the Solution Provider: ORTEC is the world's largest provider of optimization solutions and services. ORTEC's products optimize fleet routing and dispatch, vehicle and pallet loading, workforce scheduling and warehouse control. ORTEC offers SAP certified and embedded solutions, supported by strategic partnerships. ORTEC has over 1,750 customers and 700 employees worldwide.

Web: www.ortec.com

Email: lucy.flinn@@ortec.com

Phone: 404-736-9800

Solution: ORTEC reduced overall global transportation freight cost by providing the ability to identify underutilized trucks at order fulfillment time and build truckloads based on demand replenishments. The solution named ORTEC Pallet and Load Building is embedded not integrated into SAP. ORTEC optimized all demand types globally using complex optimization modeling methods. The optimization was applied to VMI, sales order, consolidated orders, web orders, interplant and internal cross-dock replenishments.

Results: Many major innovations for the customer include: viral expansion of a common global solution embedded in SAP ERP; load utilization savings up to 15%; web order taking with 3D graphics load building enabling fully optimized truckload orders.

About the Solution Provider: ORTEC is the world's largest provider of optimization solutions and services. ORTEC's products optimize fleet routing and dispatch, vehicle and pallet loading, workforce scheduling and warehouse control. ORTEC offers SAP certified and embedded solutions, supported by strategic partnerships. ORTEC has over 1,750 customers and 700 employees worldwide.

Web: www.ortec.com

Email: lucy.flinn@@ortec.com

Phone: 404-736-9800