Sales and Operations planning (S&OP), the cross-functional process to align the commercial processes of sales and marketing with the operational processes of supply and production; is one of the most important and yet challenging processes within an organization. Research suggest that business leaders believe that 60 to 70 percent of S&OP processes are ineffective in driving and aligning demand planning with operational planning. RCI has a proven record of accomplishment within S&OP by optimizing inventories, introducing scheduling tools and analytics, redesigning processes and assisting with legacy or new systems.
Check out some of our popular S&OP solutions below.
With advanced TPS principles and production wheel concepts, RCI can assist your operational planning formats while gaining increases in capacity and obtaining cost reductions.
RCI has developed techniques and analytics that assist you in planning for unique seasonal and high volatility SKU's. These swings in variation can be operational nightmares and consume valuable resources from manufacturing. We have improved yields of one global pharmaceutical company by 32%.
RCI has developed advanced solvers that can optimize the sequence thousands of SKU's to maximize throughput using run-logic programming that is customized to your unique company. This gives your planners the tools that always ensure optimized sequencing, reduced changeovers and effective campaigns.
Many consultants want to force you into a canned solution, but every organization is unique and certain process design characteristics work better in different types of organizations. We have the experience to work with your team, designing and implementing the best solution with the correct KPI’s to drive performance.
Most organizations utilize the old ABC method or a generic inventory target across a large spectrum. With key analytics, SKU and specific warehouses optimization of dynamic safety or inventory stocks can be identified to ensure the correct stock. This ensures lower and more accurate inventory levels across multiple locations within the organization.
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Rock Creek Informatics
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Chattanooga, TN 37422