TFL Italy implemented ToolsGroup’s SO99+ solution in an aggressive finished goods inventory planning and optimization project that would systematically address its entire production and distribution network. The company’s aim was to reduce inventory holding costs, while maintaining a high level of service.
SO99+ is integrated with TFL‘s SAP R/3 transactional system. The integration was achieved as scheduled by ToolsGroup, with relatively minor involvement of TFL resources, according to the IT Manager.
TFL was able to reduce inventory and increase service levels after just one month. In the light of the success obtained with this implementation, TFL added a second SO99+ system. As a result of these two projects, TFL: