This has been a hugely successful undertaking, and it is one that will continue to support profitability for the company for many years to come.
Colorado Springs, CO (Vocus) July 2, 2010
Accellos, a leading provider of supply chain execution software solutions, has released a case study of its customer Colorbök, Inc. The case study illustrates how the crafts and hobby company is able to easily manage its complex distribution strategy using Accellos’ warehouse management system, Accellos One Warehouse.
Among the findings of the case study:
- Overall costs were reduced by $25,000 per month on average
- 2009 total savings were nearly $435,000 – a 132.2% return on investment in a single year
- Inventory accuracy increased from 96% in 2006 to 98.978% in 2009; inventory costs dropped from $60k to $15k; inventory time dropped from 5 days to 1.5 days; periodic cycle counts were eliminated
- On a total 2009 inventory valuation of $6,157,684, the negative variance was only $1,345.00
On his experience with the implementation of Accellos One Warehouse at Colorbök’s facilities, Colorbök IT Director Scott Genereaux said, “This has been a hugely successful undertaking, and it is one that will continue to support profitability for the company for many years to come.”
The full case study can be read at http://www.accellos.com/colorbok.
Accellos, headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is a global provider of logistics, warehouse, third-party logistics, transportation and mobile fleet management software solutions. The company addresses the supply chain management and execution market with warehouse management systems for multiple environments, including transportation management software and in-field mobile resource management solutions. Accellos’ powerful supply chain execution solutions are easy to customize and implement, providing customers with more innovation for less investment. For more information, email info (at) accellos.com or visit http://www.accellos.com.
VP Marketing, Accellos, Inc.