With relatively fixed supply, strong competition and increasingly powerful customers, Building Products companies are under intense pressure. As a company leader, you are expected to find opportunities to improve profitability and generate more cash, while still delivering growth. The key is to understand which products, customers and supply conditions are optimal to improving financial outcomes.
With River Logic, building products manufacturers can anticipate unforeseen events and appropriately respond in real time by finding optimized, feasible plans.
Create plans that optimize procurement/log allocation, sourcing, capacity planning and inventory
Identify the customer bids that will result in highest marginal contribution considering existing order book, inventory, asset
Emphasize the mix of products, pricing and customers that maximize contribution to financial and strategic business outcomes
Optimize the value chain including land management, capital investments in new and existing assets to maximize return on invested capital (ROIC)
Resolve trade-offs, identify new opportunities, respond to unplanned events within hours and always with the decision that maximizes business performance
Improve accuracy of operational and financial forecasts to drive a higher confidence in the plan and new investments
We had an opportunity to lease space and labor from any of 4 potential distribution centers in the area, but until now we had no way of knowing the full financial impact of doing so..."Finally, we could make a capital proposal to the Board with confidence in our ability to deliver.
"We as a company make decisions dramatically different than we did five years ago because of River Logic. We exited an entire business because we realized it was unprofitable."
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