Sigma-Aldrich Co.

COMPANY: Sigma-Aldrich Co.
HEADQUARTERS: St. Louis
SIZE OF COMPANY: More than 1,000 employees; more than $1 billion in revenue
INDUSTRY: Chemicals
PRIMARY PRODUCT LINE: Biochemical and organic chemical products for scientific research, biotechnology, pharmaceutical development and disease diagnosis
NAME OF PROJECT: Sigma-Aldrich Discovers the Cure for Successful Replenishment Planning
PROJECT OBJECTIVE: To increase global demand visibility to improve service levels; increase forecast accuracy; optimize inventory through a centrally controlled replenishment plan
TECHNOLOGIES EMPLOYED: Logility Voyager Solution
ACCOMPLISHMENTS/ROI: Improved forecast accuracy; met fulfillment goal of 99% for products with a high degree of demand volatility; reduced inventory via alternate sourcing and excess stock use; improved customer service; decreased cash-to-cash cycles; optimized supply chain