The Business Case for Inventory Optimization

Webcast: The Business Case for Inventory Optimization

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Time: 11:00 am ET

Established in 1945, Ashley Furniture Industries is one of the largest manufacturers of home furnishings in the world. From design through fulfillment, Ashley is committed to delivering the world’s best home furnishing values, selection and service, and earning the loyalty and trust of its customers every day.

Learn how Logility Voyager Solutions™ helped Ashley Furniture Industries accomplish the following without increasing inventory:

  • Deliver a customer-first experience
  • Fuel growth and customer loyalty
  • Achieve a 94% perfect order index

Webcast Speakers

Maegan HuberMaegan Huber
Supervisor, Forecasting and Inventory Optimization for Ashley Furniture Industries

Maegan joined Ashley fourteen years ago as a Replacement Part Customer Service Representative. In her current role, Maegan leads teams responsible for demand forecasts and inventory guiding them toward company goals and execution. In 2015, she participated in the upgrade to Logility 8.5 and recently played an integral part in the validation and implementation of Inventory Optimization. A certified Achieve Global facilitator she helps educate many departments within the company on customer service and leadership techniques and strategy.


Jenny BenedictJenny Benedict
Supply Chain Planning Manager for Ashley Furniture Industries

Jenny joined the Ashley team sixteen years ago and has spent the majority of the time managing the team that drives global inventory planning, replenishment processes as well as capacity planning. She led the team that implemented the Logility Voyager Demand Planning, Inventory Planning and Supply Planning 8.5 upgrade in 2015 and most recently the launch of Inventory Optimization in 2016.


Karin BursaKarin Bursa
Executive Vice President for Logility

Karin Bursa has more than 25 years of experience in the development, support and marketing of software solutions to accelerate and streamline enterprise-wide operations including supply chain management, retail planning, manufacturing, sales and operations planning, and financial management. She oversees Logility's strategy, marketing and branding, and speaks frequently at industry conferences and events. She is an engaged member of APICS and CSCMP.