Buckman Chemical is a privately held, ISO-certified, global specialty chemical company. Their products and chemical services are utilized in various industries including pulp & paper, biofuels, leather, water treatment and more.
Limited use of SAP to effectively manage an integrated supply chain affecting operating costs, inventory performance and ability to scale efficiently.
BENEFITS (Within 6mo.)
- Reduced overdue Demand Elements by 85%
- Reduced overdue Supply Elements by 97%
- Reduced negative days of supply by 66%
- Reduced supply chain exceptions by 67%
- Improved visibility of forecasts and impacts to the supply plan
- Empowered business users to change rules (master data)
- Production Planners utilizing detailed scheduling tools in SAP
- Optimized production line capacity, throughput rates and sequencing
- Increased schedule attainment and production efficiency
- Implemented replenishment strategies for raw materials and finished goods
- Activated ATP (Available to Promise)
- Aligned KPI’s to business objectives