With added visibility to our inventory positions today and into the future, we can maintain high levels of customer service while reducing inventory and logistics costs at the same time.
Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 13, 2013
SaaS demand forecasting, replenishment and analytics solutions leader Blue Ridge today announced that Kele, Inc. is going live with the CLARITY demand forecasting and Visibility Analytics applications. The industry-leading supplier of building automation products seeks to achieve new heights in inventory performance with improved supply chain visibility.
Kele, Inc. recognized that leveraging an advanced SaaS demand forecasting and analytics tool could create opportunities to minimize supply chain operations costs and still ensure product availability. Keith Mayer, CFO of Kele Inc., commented, “By partnering with Blue Ridge we expect to achieve a precise vision of our supply chain which will allow us to improve performance even in areas where we are already quite successful.” Mayer then continued, “Specifically, with added visibility to our inventory positions today and into the future, we can maintain high levels of customer service while reducing inventory and logistics costs at the same time.”
The ease of use and Lifeline services that accompany the Blue Ridge solutions also motivated Kele Inc. to forge the new partnership. Mayer stated, “It is a powerful, logical, and straight-forward solution. Prioritized order alerts, risk and opportunity notifications are presented immediately on the dashboard at our finger tips.” Mayer continued, “Plus, the Blue Ridge team offers active guidance, which we believe has positioned our team to improve their already strong performance.”
Blue Ridge is enthusiastic about the partnership and believes the team at Kele, Inc. is primed to drive significant results. Greg White, CEO of Blue Ridge, noted, “Kele is already a strong organization, and they are still committed to improvement. That spirit to innovate and use inventory optimization as competitive advantage in their industry will serve them well,” White continued, “Kele’s team has the skill, the drive, and the executive support necessary for even an industry-leader to accelerate their growth.”
About Blue Ridge
Blue Ridge leads the way in enterprise-class Software-as-a-Service supply chain solutions. Blue Ridge solutions and services turn inventory investments into cash flow and revenue generation opportunities. The company’s robust cloud-based solutions deliver a tightly-integrated, yet flexible architecture for demand analytics, forecasting, planning, replenishment, SKU rationalization and other demand-driven optimization solutions to provide a sound foundation on which companies can solidify and enhance their supply chain initiatives. To find out why global supply chain leaders such as CVS, Home Hardware, Burris Logistics, CRP Industries, Europris, K. Ekrheim, Martin Brothers and Procurator trust Blue Ridge’s unmatched solutions and expertise as their inventory alignment partner, visit http://www.blueridgeinventory.com.
About Kele, Inc.
With nearly 30 years of experience, Kele is the leading supplier of building automation products, services, and solutions in the Building Automation Industry. Customer-focused and committed to distribution excellence, Kele works diligently to make it easy for its customers through a broad product selection, excellent customer service, unmatched technical support, reliable shipping, and the best catalog & reference guide plus website in the industry. Efficiency wins bids. Kele provides efficiency.