Emasa increases availability and reduces inventory with Slim4
With the introduction of new brands and new suppliers, Emasa, a leading automotive parts and maintenance supplier in Chile, identified its inventory levels were falling short of the optimal mark. As a pivotal step in their pursuit of continuous improvement, they entered into a strategic alliance with Slimstock and adopted their Slim4 platform to enhance their forecasting, demand planning, and supply chain capabilities.
“With Slim4, we reduced the inventory levels from 9 to 6 months of stock and increased availability by up to 20% ”
Alina Roldan | Logistics Manager | Emasa
The automotive wholesale specialist, Emasa, having established a planning department and onboarding new brands and suppliers, embarked on a quest to digitalise their supply chain processes. To modernise and optimise its operations, the business decided to implement the Slim4 platform to progress toward its objectives.
Alina Roldán, Logistics Manager at Emasa, highlights the results: “Slim4 helped us to significantly rationalise our product range, reducing the total number of SKUs from 13,000 to 9,000 while increasing overall sales. Furthermore, we have reduced the inventory levels from 9 to 6 months of stock and increased availability by up to 20%.”