JDA Software

Leverage consumer demand signals to drive localized assortments

Consumer Goods companies are challenged by competing pressures. Consumers want more for their money, but ever-pricier raw materials are driving up production costs. How can they increase profits in this environment? By optimizing the supply chain from production to point of sale.

That’s why the world’s leading consumer goods companies — including Asian Paints, Avon, Church & Dwight, Inc., Estee Lauder NV, Frito-Lay and Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. — have turned to JDA for its supply chain management technology and domain expertise in demand management, inventory optimization, network design, category management, factory planning and scheduling, and replenishment and fulfillment.

JDA’s innovative software and services enable consumer goods companies to:
JDA offers additional solutions tailored to the needs of consumer goods companies, including JDA’s solutions for sales and operations planning, transportation management, and warehouse management.

Why JDA?

JDA solutions are built on an in-depth understanding of your supply chain needs, and feature configurable, best practice processes and workflows developed in conjunction with leading consumer goods companies. With JDA solutions, you can leverage consumer demand signals to drive more localized assortments and boost shelf productivity.

With JDA Demand, we can compare forecasts and shipment history, as well as point-of-sale and order history for any of our SKUs at any given time. The forecast development cycle used to take five days and now it only takes two days, allowing our planners to focus on other variations.

Scott Strickland
vice president of information systems
Black & Decker HHI

Supply Chain Nation - JDA BLOG