SCOTTSDALE, Ariz .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Escorts Group, a leading engineering conglomerate in India, has created an autonomous and integrated supply chain with Blue Yonder, the world’s leading end-to-end provider of digital supply chain platforms. The company implemented Blue Yonder’s Luminate Planning solution portfolio for its agricultural machinery business. Blue Yonder partner Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) was the implementation partner for this project.
As part of its strategic digital transformation program, Escorts chose to implement Luminate Planning to create an agile supply chain and free up working capital from inventory. The solution portfolio enables an accurate inventory overview, related data transparency, inventory optimization and performance to ensure that the right products are in the right place at the right time.
Escorts Agricultural Machinery business pioneered farm mechanization in India and is committed to increasing India’s agricultural productivity and enhancing the lives of farmers.
Escorts Shenu Agarwal, CEO; Ashwani Malik, Head of Technology & Materials; and Anil Kakkar, CIO, were involved in project selection and implementation.
“We started with two main goals: firstly, to work with minimal inventory and, secondly, to produce exactly according to customer requirements. We chose Blue Yonder because we believe they are the best in the field. Your Luminate planning helps us build an efficient and responsive supply chain management solution at Escorts, ”said Anil Kakkar, CIO and Group IT Head, Escorts.
Blue Yonder’s Luminate Planning portfolio is a powerful suite of solutions that continuously provide insights into a customer’s supply chain to enable smarter and more actionable business decisions.
“With more than 800 customer contact points on the agricultural machinery side, Escorts had to digitally transform its supply chain to meet the growing demands of its customers. With an agile supply chain that can predict disruptions and proactively manage their response, Escorts now has deep visibility into its planning and can adapt to any challenges and requirements, ”said Vishal Dhawan, Vice President, APAC Sales, Blue Yonder.
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