Library

Supply chain management resources.

Welcome to Logility’s Library, your source for information on supply chain solutions and best practices. We invite you to read, listen and learn from Logility’s customers and industry experts. Below is a sampling of our webcasts, customer videos and white papers found in this section.
 

Inventory

How to Drive Value and Optimize Inventory Investments

How to Drive Value and Optimize Inventory Investments

Multi-echelon inventory optimization (MEIO) right-sizes buffers and recommends where to hold inventory across all tiers of a global supply chain network, effectively ensuring optimum availability of products, parts and materials. Listen and learn Dr. Sean Willems... View Webcast

Retail

How to Break Six Bad Retail Planning Habits

How to Break Six Bad Retail Planning Habits

It’s no secret that bad habits are hard to break. But when these habits result in lower revenue, lost market share and disgruntled customers, you must take action. In this retail webcast, Logility and RSR Research review the bad habits and recommend actions to break them. View Webcast

Inventory

Ashley Furniture - Business Case for Inventory Optimization

Ashley Furniture - Business Case for Inventory Optimization

Established in 1945, Ashley Furniture Industries is one of the largest manufacturers of home furnishings in the world. This webcast highlights the steps Ashley Furniture is taking to right size its inventory across a complex supply chain with the use of Logility Voyager Solutions™ and specifically Inventory Optimization. View Webcast
Stanley Black & Decker
Hear how Stanley Black & Decker, an S&P 500 company, deployed Logility Voyager Inventory Optimization™ and saw an immediate fill rate improvement to help reduce its finished goods days of supply as well as its investment in raw materials and components.

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Continental Mills
Continental Mills, producer of dry bakery mix products including Grain Gourmet, Krusteaz and Classic Hearth, discusses how Logility Voyager Solutions help the company reduces inventory obsolescence, achieve record service levels and reduce forecast error.

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Groupe Dynamite
Fast-fashion retailer Groupe Dynamite moved from a manual, spreadsheet-based allocation process to an optimized one with Logility. The retailer has improved size curve efficiency and adopted a replenishment philosophy that puts products in the right stores while dropping initial inventory allocation on average by 70-50%.

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Smart supply chain planners use multiple forecasting methods tuned to perform well at different phases of the product life cycle. The key is to pick the most effective and flexible models, blend their best features, and shift between them as needed to keep forecast accuracy at its peak. This white paper looks at eight methods that have produced superior results for Logility’s many clients in a variety of industries and market conditions around the world.

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Today’s leading consumer products companies require the ability to close the gap between promotions, seasons, product life cycles and omni-channel demand signals that span multiple planning horizons. This skilled planning is critical to both profitability and competitiveness. Learn More

The number of products a planner can manage is heavily dependent on how easy or difficult it is to develop a reasonable forecast for those products. Improving a planner’s efficiency not only allows each planner to effectively handle more SKUs but can also free up time for planners to focus on ways to further improve forecast accuracy.

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S&OP

Sales and Operations Planning research prompts a change in strategy

Sales and Operations Planning Change in Strategy

A review of best practices used by leading supply chain teams and the reasons S&OP is important in today's environment are discussed by Aberdeen Group. More

Supply

Advanced Planning and Scheduling Comeback Story

Advanced Planning and Scheduling Comeback

Detailed scheduling has made a comeback. This podcast provides an overview of Advanced Planning and Scheduling, laying out what it is and why companies need it to marshal their resources and answer the question “How much and what kind of supply will emerge from our manufacturing facilities, and when?” More

Retail

Retail Optimization Podcast

Retail Planning in an Omni-Channel World

It’s an omni-channel world. Mobile and e-commerce have created customers who expect to shop anywhere at any time. Retailers must leverage their supply chains intelligently or be swamped by this new world order. Learn more about the key realizations retailers must make to optimize their planning and meet customer demand. More