Kraft Creates a Recipe for Supply Chain Success

The Kraft Heinz Company is the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world. A globally trusted producer of delicious foods, The Kraft Heinz Company provides high quality, great taste and nutrition for all eating occasions whether at home, in restaurants or on the go.

Challenge

With a large number of SKUs managed throughout a complex network, several highly seasonal products with short shelf-life and high obsolescence, and frequent new product introductions and promotions, Kraft needed to improve working capital turnovers and cut costs.

Solution

Kraft implemented Logility Voyager Inventory Optimization and created a standard, centralized process for strategic planning and setting safety stock targets across a multi-echelon supply chain.

Bottom Line

  • Rolled out in North America and Europe
  • Achieved $15 million — $20 million in savings
  • Improved service level 2%