Solution: The footwear manufacturer implemented Amber Road's Global Sourcing solution in a cloud-based environment to execute purchase orders, collaboration, packing lists and invoices. Integration with a third-party logistics provider supplied shipping and logistics information to provide complete production reporting.
Results: The manufacturer has seen tremendous cost savings, efficiency improvements, and an increase in fill rates by 10%-15%. This collaborative approach also eliminates errors, greatly improving the consistency and accuracy of information shared by vendors and merchandisers. With improved shipment visibility, they have seen a strong reduction in airfreight costs. This footwear brand is also exploring the expansion of the solution for material management and quality testing.
About the Solution Provider: Amber Road's (NYSE: AMBR) mission is to dramatically change the way companies conduct global trade. As a leading provider of cloud-based global trade management (GTM) solutions, we automate import and export processes to enable goods to flow across international borders in the most efficient, compliant and profitable way.
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