Commercial Partners

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2021 Commercial Partners

Buck Consultants International

Buck Consultants International is one of the global leaders in developing comprehensive manufacturing footprint/location strategies and selecting sites for new operations in the US, Europe, Middle East and Africa and the Asia Pacific region (including China and India). BCI has offices in Europe in Nijmegen, The Hague (both the Netherlands), London, Frankfurt, Brussels and Paris, in APAC in Shanghai and Singapore (for the whole region, including India) and in the US in Atlanta, the Bay Area and Los Angeles. In the last 30 years we worked for more than 900 clients including companies like Baxter Healthcare, Boston Scientific, Becton Dickinson, Coloplast, Medline, Carefusion, Medtronic, Edwards Lifesciences, St Jude, Abbott, Biotronik, Novocure, ExxonMobil, BP, Cytec, Basell, Shell, Novartis, Amgen, Celgene, AstraZeneca, Michael Kors, VF Corporation, Cisco, Columbia Sportswear, Danone, Donaldson, Emerson, ABB, Gentherm, IKEA, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, Mitutoyo, Mondelez, NCR, Nestle, Novartis, Novocure, O’Neill, Philips, Pitney Bowes, Roche, SAP, Sandvik, Urban Outfitters and Yamaha. Our 65 dedicated professionals have the experience and expertise to assist you with realigning your company’s footprint to accommodate geographic growth, geopolitical uncertainties and to improve the bottom line.

Patrick Haex, Managing Partner, +31 6 22422988, patrick.haex@bciglobal.com

www.bciglobal.com

Dassault Systemes

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE® Company, serves 220,000 users across 140 countries, providing virtual universes for sustainable innovation. 

DELMIA is a Dassault Systèmes brand that delivers Digital Continuity across the virtual and real worlds of manufacturing to engineer, operate, and optimize your global industrial processes. 

DELMIA Engineering applications drive manufacturing innovation by virtually defining, planning, creating, monitoring, and controlling all production processes. 

DELMIA Operations solutions help global manufacturers transform their global operations to achieve and sustain operational excellence.

DELMIA Optimization capabilities enable finite capacity planning, scheduling, synchronization and optimization for complex and batch business processes across all planning horizons.

As part of Dassault Systèmes, it’s Quintiq’s mission to solve the world’s planning puzzles using a single platform.

Quintiq supply chain planning and optimization solution increases visibility, prevents data silos and facilitates better collaboration both internally and with supply chain partners. It covers the entire supply chain from end to end across all planning horizons from strategic, via tactical to operational planning.

Quintiq’s integrated planning empowers your business processes to drive performance, beat the competition and maximize profits. At the click of a button, Quintiq optimizes hundreds of thousands of operations. Applied locally it optimizes sourcing, distribution, production and inventory. Applied globally it optimizes the entire supply chain, insulates it against risk and prepares for any eventualities.

www.3ds.com

GE Digital

GE Digital is the leading software company for the Industrial Internet, reimagining how industrials build, operate and service their assets, unlocking machine data to turn valuable insights into powerful business outcomes.

Innovation + Domain Expertise + Proven Technologies

GE Digital’s Predix portfolio – including the leading Asset Performance Management (Predix APM) and Field Service Management (Predix ServiceMax) applications – helps its customers manage the entire asset lifecycle.

Underpinned by Predix, the leading application development platform for the Industrial Internet, GE Digital enables industrial businesses to operate faster, smarter and more efficiently, bringing together the Digital Industrial world.

www.ge.com

IBM

A smarter business starts with a smarter supply chain. Built to be resilient, smarter supply chains adapt when facing disruptions. They can scale to meet new demand as customer needs change. They are more reliable and designed to build trust between you and your customers. Whether it's new innovations, new opportunities or an evolving ecosystem, IBM’s approach to supply chain management can help you respond today and prepare for the future, delivering better business outcomes. Strengthen resiliency, optimize operations, and reduce inefficient, error-prone processes with intelligent workflows that integrate security with your existing systems. Together, we can automate decision-making where it makes sense and empower your people with real-time insights to respond faster to an ever-changing world. Visit www.ibm.com/uk-en/supply-chain to explore the IBM supply chain solutions.

www.ibm.com/uk-en/supply-chain

Logility

Accelerating the digital sustainable supply chain, Logility helps companies seize new opportunities, sense and respond to changing market dynamics and more profitably manage their complex global businesses. The Logility® Digital Supply Chain Platform leverages an innovative blend of artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced analytics to automate planning, accelerate cycle times, increase precision, improve operating performance, break down business silos and deliver greater visibility. Logility’s SaaS-based platform transforms sales and operations planning (S&OP) and integrated business planning (IBP) processes; demand, inventory and replenishment planning; global sourcing; quality and compliance management; product life cycle management; supply and inventory optimization; manufacturing planning and scheduling; retail merchandise planning, assortment and allocation. Logility customers include Big Lots, Husqvarna Group, Parker Hannifin, Sonoco Products and Red Wing Shoe Company. Logility is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA). To learn how Logility can help you make smarter decisions faster, visit www.logility.com.

www.logility.com

Markforged

At Markforged, we are on a mission to unlock the next 10x innovation in design and manufacturing. We build an Industrial 3D Printing Platform to liberate designers and engineers from decades-old, slow part creation processes. NASA, Google, Ford, Amazon, Siemens and thousands of companies in 50 countries use Markforged to print same-day prototypes and produce stronger end-use parts than they did before. With Markforged, customers are able to ship 50X faster, spend 20X less, and build products that are 23X stronger. The Markforged platform includes a full ecosystem of 3D printers for metal, composite, and plastic parts; purpose-built metal & carbon-reinforced materials for strength and beautiful finishes; and cloud software for turning drawings into high-strength printing. For more information visit us at www.markforged.com

www.markforged.com

Poka

Poka is a connected worker app that gives factory workers the knowledge and tools they need to contribute to manufacturing excellence. The comprehensive platform combines digital content, collaboration, e-forms and skills management capabilities, enabling workers to learn, solve problems and share knowledge in real-time, on the factory floor. Poka was the recipient of the 2020 Open Bosch Award in recognition of outstanding innovation and was distinguished as one of 10 Connected Worker vendors in Gartner's Hype Cycle for Manufacturing Operations Strategy, 2021 Report. Poka is trusted by digital manufacturing leaders including Bosch, Nestle, Kraft Heinz, Danone, Mars, and Schneider Electric.

www.poka.io

SwipeGuide

Facilitate workforce excellence through digital standard work.

The SwipeGuide platform and apps empower leading manufacturers to improve operational knowledge and performance across sites, lines, and teams. Deliver scalable digital work instructions and checklists with mobile devices and give your deskless workers what they need to excel - success in manufacturing depends on them. 

SwipeGuide delivers a user-focused instruction experience that makes it effortless to capture and improve a central repository of critical operational knowledge. Expect 60% less time spent creating, updating, or sharing standard work. It also gives both operators, engineers, and supervisors the confidence that this knowledge will always be up to date. 

Our customers across 89 countries - including Heineken, ABB, PepsiCo, and Coca-Cola - have increased First-Time-Right by up to 26% while reducing machine downtime by 33%.

Digital standard work drives operational excellence - SwipeGuide delivers it in a way that finally makes sense.

2020 Commercial Partners

Buck Consultants International

Buck Consultants International is one of the global leaders in developing comprehensive manufacturing footprint/location strategies and selecting sites for new operations in the US, Europe, Middle East and Africa and the Asia Pacific region (including China and India). BCI has offices in Europe in Nijmegen, The Hague (both the Netherlands), London, Frankfurt, Brussels and Paris, in APAC in Shanghai and Singapore (for the whole region, including India) and in the US in Atlanta, the Bay Area and Los Angeles. In the last 30 years we worked for more than 900 clients including companies like Baxter Healthcare, Boston Scientific, Becton Dickinson, Coloplast, Medline, Carefusion, Medtronic, Edwards Lifesciences, St Jude, Abbott, Biotronik, Novocure, ExxonMobil, BP, Cytec, Basell, Shell, Novartis, Amgen, Celgene, AstraZeneca, Michael Kors, VF Corporation, Cisco, Columbia Sportswear, Danone, Donaldson, Emerson, ABB, Gentherm, IKEA, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, Mitutoyo, Mondelez, NCR, Nestle, Novartis, Novocure, O’Neill, Philips, Pitney Bowes, Roche, SAP, Sandvik, Urban Outfitters and Yamaha. Our 65 dedicated professionals have the experience and expertise to assist you with realigning your company’s footprint to accommodate geographic growth, geopolitical uncertainties and to improve the bottom line.

Patrick Haex, Managing Partner, +31 6 22422988, patrick.haex@bciglobal.com

www.bciglobal.com

Centersource Technologies

Centersource is a supply-chain automation platform built by industry professionals with significant global experience, covering trade and related logistics activities from inquiry until goods arrive at buyers' place. 
 
Development of the underlying B2B supply-chain technology started in early 2017. Significant effort and investment has been spent to ensure that the platform's functionality mirrors all complex and non-linear processes which global companies face today, whilst maintaining and exceeding privacy and security expectations. 
 
Centersource is an independent digital platform and toolkit that automates the most time-consuming processes facing companies today including Export/Import, Logistics, Documentation, Analytics, Compliance, Accountability, Transparency, Visibility and lots more. 
 
Centersource is a product by Centersource Technologies AB, a Swedish company with a mission to automate global trade. 
 
Today the company employs over 30 full-time staff with extensive, solid and international experience in technology, forestry, trade-finance and business intelligence.

Centersource Technologies

Elemica

Elemica is the leading Digital Supply Network for manufacturing industries. Elemica accelerates digital transformation by connecting, automating, anticipating, and then transforming inter-business supply chain processes for the products they buy, sell, move, and comply. Launched in 2000, customers process over $500B in commerce annually on the network. For more information, visit www.elemica.com.

Connecting your trading partners is fast, easy, and cost-efficient based on the omnichannel ways Elemica does data capture which feeds directly into your ERP solution.  

Elemica Provides Digitized Supply Chain Visibility and Control to Diverse Industries

Today, leaders from a diverse set of industries including Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Chemical, CPG, Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Oil/Gas, Industrial, and Construction are using our Digital Supply Network with their trading partners to make doing business with their end customers easier.

elemica.com/industries

GE Digital

GE Digital is the leading software company for the Industrial Internet, reimagining how industrials build, operate and service their assets, unlocking machine data to turn valuable insights into powerful business outcomes.

Innovation + Domain Expertise + Proven Technologies

GE Digital’s Predix portfolio – including the leading Asset Performance Management (Predix APM) and Field Service Management (Predix ServiceMax) applications – helps its customers manage the entire asset lifecycle.

Underpinned by Predix, the leading application development platform for the Industrial Internet, GE Digital enables industrial businesses to operate faster, smarter and more efficiently, bringing together the Digital Industrial world.

www.ge.com

IBM

A smarter business starts with a smarter supply chain. Built to be resilient, smarter supply chains adapt when facing disruptions. They can scale to meet new demand as customer needs change. They are more reliable and designed to build trust between you and your customers. Whether it's new innovations, new opportunities or an evolving ecosystem, IBM’s approach to supply chain management can help you respond today and prepare for the future, delivering better business outcomes. Strengthen resiliency, optimize operations, and reduce inefficient, error-prone processes with intelligent workflows that integrate security with your existing systems. Together, we can automate decision-making where it makes sense and empower your people with real-time insights to respond faster to an ever-changing world. Visit www.ibm.com/uk-en/supply-chain to explore the IBM supply chain solutions.

www.ibm.com/uk-en/supply-chain

Locus Robotics

Locus Robotics is the industry’s most flexible, productive, and scalable AMR fulfillment solution. our innovative, multi-bot picking system significantly improves productivity by eliminating unproductive walking time. Workers no longer have to push archaic, carts or walk behind slow-moving, follow-bot picking systems that limit productivity and increase cycle times. You’ll process more orders faster, using less labor, while getting the flexibility to seamlessly scale as your business grows.

locusrobotics.com

Maersk

A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated transport and logistics company with multiple brands and is a global leader in container shipping and ports. Including a stand-alone Energy division, the company employs roughly 88.000 employees across operations in 130 countries.

www.maersk.com

Ocean Insights

Headquartered in Germany, Ocean Insights is a leading ocean supply chain visibility and market intelligence provider that supplies real-time tracking data and market analysis to large shippers from a broad range of industries, including automotive, manufacturing, food & beverage, commodity trading, chemical and freight forwarding.
 
Pioneers in the combining of container liner schedules and carriers’ container tracking information with neutral AIS vessel tracking data allows Ocean Insights customers to plan and monitor operations on a level never experienced before.
 
With a strong IT focus and an expert team of data analysts, Ocean Insights is a guiding thread in a field where data is often hardly available and even less often comparable.
 
The Ocean Insights team is constantly working on new approaches and innovative solutions that will make your day-to-day operations easier, as well as give you the knowledge and tools to let you stay one step ahead.

Ocean-Insights.com

Orbsen consulting

Our focus is the delivery of premium consultancy in the areas of

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Operations Management
  • Strategy development
  • Systems deployment
to clients in key sectors
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Medical Devices and other Healthcare
  • Technology
  • Food
in both Europe and the US.

www.orbsenconsulting.com

2019 Commerical Partners

GE Digital

GE Digital is the leading software company for the Industrial Internet, reimagining how industrials build, operate and service their assets, unlocking machine data to turn valuable insights into powerful business outcomes.

Innovation + Domain Expertise + Proven Technologies

GE Digital’s Predix portfolio – including the leading Asset Performance Management (Predix APM) and Field Service Management (Predix ServiceMax) applications – helps its customers manage the entire asset lifecycle.

Underpinned by Predix, the leading application development platform for the Industrial Internet, GE Digital enables industrial businesses to operate faster, smarter and more efficiently, bringing together the Digital Industrial world.

www.ge.com

IBM

A smarter business starts with a smarter supply chain. Built to be resilient, smarter supply chains adapt when facing disruptions. They can scale to meet new demand as customer needs change. They are more reliable and designed to build trust between you and your customers. Whether it's new innovations, new opportunities or an evolving ecosystem, IBM’s approach to supply chain management can help you respond today and prepare for the future, delivering better business outcomes. Strengthen resiliency, optimize operations, and reduce inefficient, error-prone processes with intelligent workflows that integrate security with your existing systems. Together, we can automate decision-making where it makes sense and empower your people with real-time insights to respond faster to an ever-changing world. Visit www.ibm.com/uk-en/supply-chain to explore the IBM supply chain solutions.

www.ibm.com/uk-en/supply-chain

Performance Solutions by Milliken

Operational Excellence & Safety Consulting
Performance Solutions by Milliken brings a unique, Practitioner-based value proposition to its clients and has built an enviable record of helping companies achieve substantial and sustainable improvements in their operations and safety excellence efforts. This approach, built on the foundation of lessons learned while Milliken & Company created and implemented its own world-class performance system, helps client organizations engage and empower their associates by working side-by-side to establish a culture of continuous improvement and drive breakthrough operations impact. Performance Solutions currently serve companies in more than 100 operating locations in 28 countries across a wide range of industry sectors.

www.performancesolutionsbymilliken.com

2018 Commercial Partners

Logility

Accelerating the digital sustainable supply chain, Logility helps companies seize new opportunities, sense and respond to changing market dynamics and more profitably manage their complex global businesses. The Logility® Digital Supply Chain Platform leverages an innovative blend of artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced analytics to automate planning, accelerate cycle times, increase precision, improve operating performance, break down business silos and deliver greater visibility. Logility’s SaaS-based platform transforms sales and operations planning (S&OP) and integrated business planning (IBP) processes; demand, inventory and replenishment planning; global sourcing; quality and compliance management; product life cycle management; supply and inventory optimization; manufacturing planning and scheduling; retail merchandise planning, assortment and allocation. Logility customers include Big Lots, Husqvarna Group, Parker Hannifin, Sonoco Products and Red Wing Shoe Company. Logility is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA). To learn how Logility can help you make smarter decisions faster, visit www.logility.com.

www.logility.com