SCM & PLM: Case study: How Moen increased service levels and reduced supply outages by implementing discrete manufacturing functionality within standard SAP ECC

  • by Brian Koester, Moen
  • February 27, 2019
Learn how Moen leveraged standard SAP technology to drive worldwide change in its core planning and manufacturing processes.

Get an inside look at how Moen — the number 1 faucet and fixture brand in North America — leveraged standard SAP technology to drive worldwide change in its core planning and manufacturing processes to achieve stability, inventory turnover, and organizational capability. Attend to hear how Moen tackled the transformation challenge to achieve significant benefits, including how the company: 

  • Reengineered its manufacturing strategy (from repetitive to discrete) to achieve demand and supply alignment, improved shop floor scheduling and control, and transparency of cost
  • Optimized its planning while leveraging standard SAP capabilities to achieve a 17% inventory turns increase, increased service levels, and a 90% and 65% reduction in supply chain outages and MRP exception messages, respectively
  • Drove standardization across its global supply chain, utilizing 1 system of record, eliminating silos, reducing volatility, and increasing stability

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