Consumer Goods Companies Name Datalliance VMI a Top Supply Chain Planning Solution
CINCINNATI, OH--(Marketwired - Jan 28, 2015) - Datalliance, the global Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) platform provider, today announced that readers of Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) magazine have voted for Datalliance as one of their top Supply Chain Planning solution providers. The recognition is based on a survey conducted in late 2014 by CGT and was announced in the January issue of the magazine. In the survey, most of the world's leading consumer goods companies voted for the technology solution providers they consider among the best of those they use today.
"We are proud to be named by our customers as one of the best in the industry," said Carl Hall, Datalliance President and CEO. "Just as importantly, we see these results as further indication that consumer goods companies see Vendor Managed Inventory as being among their most important supply chain management programs. Over the past year, we've seen a significant increase in the number of companies coming to us to help upgrade and enhance their VMI programs. They want a platform that's proven, but they also want to leverage the innovative new capabilities we've been building into the VMI process. This recognition is evidence that our customers are, in fact, achieving their goals of closer relationships with their retailers, improved service, increased scalability and reduced operating costs using the Datalliance platform."
The Datalliance VMI platform and support services are used by leading consumer products companies such as Bumble Bee Seafoods, Carl Buddig & Company, Dannon, General Mills, Ocean Spray, Henkel, Kimberly-Clark, Procter & Gamble, Reckitt Benckiser, Sun Products, and more.
About the Readers' Choice 2015 Survey:
This benchmark issue draws on feedback from consumer goods executives to rank service and solution providers in the following categories: Supply Chain Execution, Supply Chain Planning, CRM, TPM, Retail Execution, ERP, New Product Development and Introduction, Business Intelligence, Demand Data Analytics, Consulting, Social Media, Mobility and Outsourcing. Results are spotlighted in the January 2015 edition of CGT magazine in print and online.
About Consumer Goods Technology
Consumer Goods Technology (CGT), an integrated media brand, is the leading resource for consumer goods executives looking to improve business performance. Delivering content in print, online and face-to-face, CGT reaches an audience of more than 76,000 consumer goods executives working at the intersection of business and technology ranging from managers and directors to VPs and CIOs. CGT also covers business and technology trends in all major segments of the consumer goods sector, including Food, Beverage, Packaged Goods, Health & Beauty, Consumer Electronics, Apparel and Footwear. For more information on CGT, visit www.consumergoods.com.
Datalliance is the world's largest independent Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) service provider. Delivered as a cloud-based platform backed by extensive customer service, Datalliance VMI makes it easy for suppliers and their customers to establish sales and inventory management relationships that fully align business objectives, improve collaboration, and streamline supply chain operations. Datalliance manages billions of dollars in orders, millions of SKUs, and thousands of locations worldwide for leading companies in consumer, industrial and healthcare markets. For more information about Datalliance, visit www.datalliance.com.