A supermarket's processing plant was optimised through a new planning and scheduling framework where raw food materials were driven by actual store order demand.
Supply chain optimisation, planning and scheduling system, forecasting, scheduling and traceability software for perishable food environment.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
When a major supermarket chain developed a $150 Million central product processing facility to supply their chain almost 2,500 stores nationally, they appointed Nukon to develop a planning and scheduling framework to support them.
Due to the highly perishable nature of the product, a robust system was required to ensure orders from stores around the country were met, with minimum raw product wastage and the longest possible shelf life.
Nukon developed a system where raw materials orders were driven by actual store order demand.
An accurate, highly reliable system was delivered that covered three core areas: Forecasting, scheduling and traceability.
Some outcomes of the new system include:
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Nukon is joint venture between the world of optimisation and automation. Our parent company, SAGE Automation is a leader in the operations market, while Nukon has fast established an outstanding reputation in the manufacturing data, intelligence and improvement area.
With this meeting of minds means we can now bridge the gaps between the different silos within our client businesses, bringing visibility, unity and breakthrough improvements right across our clients' businesses.
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