Executive Briefings

Global manufacturer tastes sweet success with cloud supply chain platform

Challenge: A global manufacturer of 49% food and 51% pet products manages over 3,500 inputs from growers, with 17 U.S. production facilities, 24 devoted to co-packing, 11 distribution centers and more than 550 ship-to locations. Internationally it operates 20 co-packing locations and imports the equivalent of more than 11,000 twenty-foot containers (TEUs) from 48 destinations.

Solution: This manufacturer chose GT Nexus as its cloud-based supply chain platform to gain visibility across its network of trading partners. On it, they can manage shipments, collaborate with suppliers, and access real-time data on supply chain activity without having to maintain expensive infrastructure.

Results: The result, according to their senior manager of global trade compliance, is "enhanced internal controls. Were leveraging purchase-order data throughout the import lifecycle. Benefits include a 56% savings in customs broker costs and 26% reduction in inventory due to better in-transit visibility."

About the Solution Provider: GT Nexus provides the cloud-based collaboration platform that leaders in nearly every sector rely on to automate hundreds of supply chain processes on a global scale, across entire trade communities. For more information go to www.gtnexus.com.

Web: www.gtnexus.com

Email: information@gtnexus.com

Phone: 510-808-2222

Solution: This manufacturer chose GT Nexus as its cloud-based supply chain platform to gain visibility across its network of trading partners. On it, they can manage shipments, collaborate with suppliers, and access real-time data on supply chain activity without having to maintain expensive infrastructure.

Results: The result, according to their senior manager of global trade compliance, is "enhanced internal controls. Were leveraging purchase-order data throughout the import lifecycle. Benefits include a 56% savings in customs broker costs and 26% reduction in inventory due to better in-transit visibility."

About the Solution Provider: GT Nexus provides the cloud-based collaboration platform that leaders in nearly every sector rely on to automate hundreds of supply chain processes on a global scale, across entire trade communities. For more information go to www.gtnexus.com.

Web: www.gtnexus.com

Email: information@gtnexus.com

Phone: 510-808-2222