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Kemsa Africa teammembers Published in News - 12 December 2019

Slimstock expertise to boost knowledge level in Africa

Slimstock uses inventory management expertise to boost knowledge level in Africa. Invited by the Kühne Foundation, experts from Slimstock organised an inventory management seminar at Strathmore Business University in Kenya. The key priority of the Kühne Foundation is the support of training, further education as well as research and science in the area of logistics,
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employees of DEP Singapore in front of a wall in their company Published in News - 12 July 2019

Slimstock welcomes DEP Engineering Co.Ltd Thailand

How can we reduce inventory, free up working capital and meet our customers’ requirements at the same time? These where a few of the questions DEP Engineering Co. Ltd, part of the Sonepar group, was keen on answering. DEP Engineering was established in the year 1994 and started as an electrical distributor with a commitment
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employees of Sonaper in front of a video screen in a presentation room Published in News - 08 April 2019

Supply Chain Game at Sonepar, the power of collaboration.

Last month, Slimstock hosted a special Supply Chain Game session at the headquarters of KVC Industrial Supplies in Kuala Lumpur. Bringing together participants from 4 different Sonepar OPCO's (KVC, Sun Power, SWE and DEP) from across South East Asia, over 40 people took part in the interactive workshop. The Supply Chain Game was organised to
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group of people sitting on a table in a class room listening to a teacher Published in News - 07 December 2018

Long tail assortment knowledge session in Singapore gives new insights

In early November, Slimstock hosted another knowledge session in Singapore at the office in Bukit Pasoh. Meant as a platform for networking of like-minded professionals and sharing of strategies around the science of inventory management, the event was insightful and intimate, attended by practitioners, decision makers and business owners. Chaired and moderated by Slimstock and ERP-partner
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shaking hands with a skyline at the background and with a blue filter Published in News - 07 December 2018

Use the EDG to defray up to 70% of Slim4 costs!

Good news! Potential customers of Slimstock in Singapore can now apply for the newly launched Enterprise Development Grant (EDG) by Enterprise Singapore.  This grant helps Singapore companies (SMEs and Non-SMEs) grow and transform by funding up to 70% of qualifying project costs, including third-party consultancy fees, software and equipment, and incremental internal manpower cost. EDG
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employees of A.S. Watson and Slimstock on a award celebration in front of a pink wall Published in News - 07 November 2018

A.S. Watson is partner of Slimstock

Slimstock is proud to announce being appointed official partner in the showcase during this year’s selected ASW Technology Partner Day event in Hong Kong. Main goal is to share future IT roadmap and present expertise in inventory optimisation and how to achieve supply chain excellence. Slim4 inventory optimisation software is a best of breed solution
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entrance of a Carrefour store with balloons and visitors of the store Published in News - 19 October 2018

Carrefour improves on-shelf availability by 7%

With more than 600 stores in Turkey, food retailer, Carrefour SA regularly struggled with out of stock situations. One of the biggest problems was that the retailer’s inventory management activities relied heavily on the knowledge and experience of the inventory planners, who are moreover in very short supply in Turkey. Thanks to Slim4, Carrefour SA
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men with glasses on a chair Published in News - 12 October 2018

Supply Chain is becoming increasingly important at Intergamma

Intergamma – with 385 stores throughout the Netherlands and Belgium – has significantly expanded its private label range over the past few years. In fact, the retailer has quadrupled the number of items it purchases directly from manufacturers. The reason is simple: “By doing our own direct sourcing in the Far East, we eliminate inefficiencies
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employees of Teka Malaysia holding up their Slimstock certificate Published in News - 06 September 2018

Teka Malaysia streamlines supply chain to deliver greater availability

With more than 700 SKUS, Teka Malaysia provides customers with the complete solution to satisfy their kitchen and bathroom needs.  As a leading distributor of major domestic appliances, sinks, faucets, taps and bath products, Teka Malaysia implemented Slimstock’s solution, Slim4, to streamline their operation and bolster their market position. After going live with the inventory
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inventory optimisation Nigeria Published in News - 23 August 2018

Advice in medicine distribution Nigeria

As an expert in stock optimisation, Slimstock has been advising a development project in Nigeria on logistical processes since this year. The Swiss Kühne Foundation, which has been campaigning for a better distribution of medicines in East Africa for two years, asked for support from Slimstock. In response to the growing challenges of health care,
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Inventory Management Roundtable Singapore Published in News - 21 August 2018

Inventory management roundtable in Singapore throws up new ideas and strategies

Last week Slimstock hosted its inaugural inventory management roundtable in Singapore at The Novotel Clarke Quay Hotel.  Meant as a platform for networking of like-minded professionals and sharing of strategies around the science of inventory management, the event was insightful and intimate, attended by practitioners, decision makers and business owners.  Chaired and moderated by Slimstock,
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Fulcrum chooses Slim4 Published in News - 10 August 2018

Fulcrum Suspensions chooses Slim4 for inventory optimisation

Fulcrum Suspensions is the leader in steering and suspension. The company is the parent of two globally recognised brands. SuperPro, which is the leader for aftermarket suspension bushes and Formula Suspension, which is a shock absorber brand designed for Australian vehicles. With company stores, franchises and dealers spread across Australia’s East coast. Ready to optimise
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Published in Event, News - 26 June 2018

Terminated event: Slimstock joined the Autocare 2018

During the Autocare 2018 in Sydney we had a prime opportunity to gain exposure in the Australian market. With extensive experience in the auto parts industry, we were able to utilise our knowledge and experience to engage in some fruitful conversations with parts suppliers, workshop equipment suppliers and everyone in between. Demos were presented, business
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2 men and 2 women at a table in an office discussing Published in Event, News - 26 June 2018

Terminated event: Roundtable session – Marine industry

14th March | 3 - 6 pm |  AccelerAsia, 30 Bukit Pasoh Road, Singapore 089844 Slimstock and SASS (Singapore Association of Ship Suppliers and Services) join forces in inventory optimization for the Marine Industry. On the 14th of March you are invited to a sharing and networking session with other marine industry players. Benefits of joining this
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ferry of Stena Line in water Published in News - 06 June 2018

Stena Line set sail in pursuit of optimised retail operations

One of the world’s leading ferry operators, Stena Line, has taken the decision to extend the implementation of Slimstock’s inventory optimisation solution, Slim4, to optimise replenishment across the business’ retail operation. Following the rollout of Slim4 at the central distribution centre in Malmo, the ferry operator will now implement Slim4 across its network of onboard
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ENG Soon - Slimstock Published in News - 22 February 2018

Eng Soon Auto selects Slim4 to streamline its inventory

Eng Soon Auto, one of Singapore’s most prominent auto-parts distributors, has selected Slimstock’s Slim4 software suite to reap the benefits of higher efficiency in the forecasting and purchasing process. Eng Soon Auto Pte Ltd, founded in 1987, has successfully established and maintained its strong presence in the auto-parts market in Singapore. With more than 50
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Exion Asia Published in News - 23 January 2018

Exion Asia selects Slimstock as their partner for Inventory Optimisation

Exion Asia, a leading engineering company and provider of flow control solutions, has chosen Slimstock’s Slim4 software to help better manage the inventory at its warehouse in Singapore. Slim4 will enable Exion Asia to provide higher service levels, reduced working capital, minimized risk of obsolescence, and more efficient planning and purchasing processes. As a result,
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PMTT-E-de-Witte-Slimstock Published in News - 13 October 2017

Slimstock’s Erik de Witte joined Pimp My Tuk-Tuk Charity Ride 2017

This year, Slimstock took part in the Pimp My Tuk-Tuk (PMTT) Charity ride to raise money for the Foundation of Goodness (FOG). 54 drivers participated in the 8-day drive through Sri Lanka in Tuk-Tuks. Slimstock Operations Director South East Asia, Erik de Witte, shares his experience with us. Trip of my life Before starting the
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Drive Producrs Published in News - 29 September 2017

Drive Products replaced popular software with Slim4 for better results

Since 1983, Drive Products has supplied truck-mounted equipment for commercial vehicles from operations across Canada. By replacing their existing planning tools with Slimstock’s software, Slim4, they immediately realized inventory could be further reduced by $6Million, and the end is not in sight. Drive Products is the country’s leading integrator for commercial vehicles. Next to sourcing truck-mounted
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blackboard with colorful icons on their way from a computer to a shopping basket Published in News - 13 April 2016

Retailers, the time for change is now

One of Slimstock's Retail experts, Stefan Kooijmans, acknowledges that retailers across Europe, North America and South America struggle with the same issues; fierce competition, increasing-price sensitivity due to growing transparency and pressure to shift to an Omni-channel retailing model. "Retailers need to make difficult decisions when it comes to Omni-channel retailing, but they often find
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purple background and text Gartner Published in News - 18 February 2016

Our debut on Gartner’s Magic Quadrant

Following the growth we have experienced in recent years across Europe and the Americas, we are now officially recognized by the renowned analyst firm Gartner. In their famous Magic Quadrant research, in which they compare supply chain planning software vendors, Slimstock is recognized as a vendor that offers an above-average level of customer satisfaction. It’s good to
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