The changes sweeping over the durable goods industry leave many companies with a broad array of pressures. Global Sourcing extends cycle times and increases complexities. Imports and consolidations are escalating. Competition is becoming more intense as the presence of big box retailers gains more ground. Along with rising material costs, higher customer expectations pose additional threats to your margins. All of these factors make accurately predicting future demand even more critical to your top-line growth. To succeed in this environment, companies must make timely decisions about suppliers, manufacturing and distribution strategies. You need to know what to build. When to build it. Where to store it. And how quickly customers will need it.
Logility Voyager Solutions™ can supply the answers. It all starts with the capability to more accurately forecast your market demand. Based on this, you can effectively align supply and demand. Logility helps you synchronize material sourcing, manufacturing and distribution to shorten your time to market. Continuous business monitoring and exception alerts allow you to better manage activities. This keep schedules on track so you can ensure product availability. Improved inventory management helps you raise customer service levels as you increase inventory turns. And, Logility optimizes transportation operations to streamline distribution and lower transportation costs.
Durable goods companies are achieving remarkable results with Logility's Voyager Solutions. You can capitalize on this proven technology to:
- Accurately forecast demand by item, location, customer and/or group
- Efficiently source, manufacture and distribute branded product anywhere
- Synchronize supply-side lead times
- Accurately monitor the delivery of goods
- Coordinate a global supply chain network
- Balance customer service targets, safety stock and replenishment plans
- Improve warehouse and transportation efficiencies