Shimano’s North American Bicycle Business Rides with Cloud Smoothie?

Shimano’s North American bicycle business manufactures and distributes thousands of high-end cycling components and accessories. The company distributes through a variety of channels including bike shops, national sporting goods chains, distributors, and direct to consumer. As retail channels are being redefined, and direct to consumer marketplaces like Amazon have flourished, Shimano needed to optimize product […]

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DaySpring Achieves Big Sales & Operations Planning Improvements with Demand Works

DaySpring, Cards, Inc., owned by Hallmark, is the largest global provider of Christian greeting cards, stationery, gifts and related items. The company has a broad product line and a large and diverse customer base consisting of drug and grocery chains, card shops, religious stores and direct sales to consumers. The Challenge DaySpring manages forecasts for […]

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Global Distributor of Printing Products Scales with Smoothie

S-One started in 1994 with just five team members. Today, it employs over 150 people in five district business units and operates in 22 countries around the world. As a distributor of specialty paper and printing supplies, S-One provides a wide range of products globally, planning thousands of items in 42 global stocking locations. With […]

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Agile Supply Chain System Enables Rapid Growth for CPG Company

High Ridge Brands (HRB) began in 2010 with the acquisition of the Zest brand from another global consumer products company. Over the next seven years, it expanded to include a broad portfolio of trusted, iconic brands such as VO5, Rave, Coast, White Rain, Reach, and others. The company immediately implemented a Microsoft Dynamics ERP system […]

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