Executive Briefings

Global Electronics Manufacturing Provider Achieves High Levels Agility With Kinaxis

Challenge: To operate effectively amid a volatile environment and across different end markets and various products segments, this Global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Provider applies a customer focused supply chain strategy whereby every customer's supply chain solution is tailored to address that customer's unique requirements. This requires flexibility in both processes and the supporting systems.

Solution: This EMS provider leveraged RapidResponse as a planning and transactional engine with closed loop integration with their ERP system. They maintain their demand forecast in RapidResponse; uses RapidResponse as their MRP system; and have extended the solution to act as a transactional engine.

Results: The team is achieving high levels of supply chain agility, enabling immediate response to changes in demand, supply, product and daily operations. The platform provides real-time supply chain visibility and on-line internal and external collaboration anywhere in the world. They gain insight needed to quickly and effectively respond to a variety of supply chain challenges.

About the Solution Provider: Kinaxis delivers a cloud-based SCM and S&OP solution. From a single product, customers are able to make both long-term and real-time demand and supply balancing decisions quickly, collaboratively, and in line with the shared business objectives of multiple stakeholders. Customers include Cisco Systems, Honeywell, NCR, and Raytheon. Learn more at www.kinaxis.com

Web: www.kinaxis.com

Email: info@kinaxis.com

Phone: 1.877.KINAXIS

Solution: This EMS provider leveraged RapidResponse as a planning and transactional engine with closed loop integration with their ERP system. They maintain their demand forecast in RapidResponse; uses RapidResponse as their MRP system; and have extended the solution to act as a transactional engine.

Results: The team is achieving high levels of supply chain agility, enabling immediate response to changes in demand, supply, product and daily operations. The platform provides real-time supply chain visibility and on-line internal and external collaboration anywhere in the world. They gain insight needed to quickly and effectively respond to a variety of supply chain challenges.

About the Solution Provider: Kinaxis delivers a cloud-based SCM and S&OP solution. From a single product, customers are able to make both long-term and real-time demand and supply balancing decisions quickly, collaboratively, and in line with the shared business objectives of multiple stakeholders. Customers include Cisco Systems, Honeywell, NCR, and Raytheon. Learn more at www.kinaxis.com

Web: www.kinaxis.com

Email: info@kinaxis.com

Phone: 1.877.KINAXIS