Luxottica live with JDA Supply Chain Planner : Luxottica Group SpA, the eyewear manufacturer has gone-live with the implementation of JDA Supply Chain Planner, from the JDA Manufacturing Planning suite, as the company looks to improve its master and capacity management globally. The JDA solution, which will integrate with Luxottica’s existing ERP systems, will enable the company to increase its supply chain responsiveness to meet highly seasonal and fragmented demand for its fast-shifting product mix.
With sales of €7.3 billion in2013 and a presence in 130 countries, comprised of 50 commercial subsidiaries and 7,000 [...]
SYMETAL extends Quintiq software platform for Sales and Operations Planning: Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), announced that SYMETAL, a leading aluminium foil producer based in Greece, has chosen to extend its Quintiq platform to cover sales and operations planning.
As the company has grown, SYMETAL's operations have become increasingly complex. Its planning process now involves multiple business constraints and goals. With the additional component added to its Quintiq planning platform, the Macro Planner, SYMETAL will gain full visibility and be able to easily compare [...]
Roland DG Corporation live with Kinaxis RapidResponse : Kinaxis, announced that Roland DG Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and 3D devices, has deployed Kinaxis RapidResponse at the company’s operations in Japan, Asia, North America and Europe.
In the coming years, one of Roland DG’s objectives is to evolve the organization from a manufacturer of high-performance computer peripherals into a leading source for cutting-edge digital solutions that bring digital data to life. Because of its objective to stay at the forefront of technology innovations, the company’s current supply [...]
Styrolution live with Operational Planning and Scheduling in OMP Plus : Four sites of Styrolution have gone live with Operational Planning and Scheduling in OMP Plus within four months time. Styrolution, headquartered in Germany, is the leading global styrenics supplier with a focus on styrene monomer, polystyrene, ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) Standard and styrenic specialties. Started as a joint venture between BASF (50%) and INEOS (50%), Styrolution combines the key styrenics assets of the two chemical companies. BASF SE and INEOS Industries Holding signed an agreement for INEOS to acquire BASF’s 50% share in Styrolution. The transaction [...]
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