Keene, New Hampshire-based C&S Wholesale Grocers has selected RELEX Solutions, a provider of unified supply chain and planning solutions to further strengthen its planning processes.
RELEX will help streamline C&S’s technical landscape for demand forecasting and automatic replenishment, which will not only enhance the customer experience but also drive C&S’s long-term growth plans with a scalable technology solution.
“C&S is continuously innovating every aspect of our operations to enhance our customer’s experience. With RELEX, we will be able to better predict and plan for their needs – today and in the future – with a flexible and agile technical solution that will grow with our company,” said Michael Papaleo, EVP and chief procurement officer.
C&S selected RELEX based on its track record of implementations. RELEX will offer the wholesaler transparency and flexibility in its supply chain management, which will enable highly accurate planning. RELEX and C&S will begin testing the new system in 2023.
“The selection of RELEX as part of our roadmap for application modernization will help in advancing C&S’s digital transformation strategy, which will improve capabilities for both our employees and partners,” said Sudhakar Lingineni, CIO.
“This solution will provide a unified, adaptable and scalable platform with state-of-the art AI/ML for forecasting, buying and replenishment as part of the integrated supply chain optimization initiative.”
RELEX Solutions helps retailers and consumer brands drive growth across all sales and distribution channels by maximizing customer satisfaction and minimizing operative costs. Its unified supply chain and retail planning platform helps retailers and consumer goods companies optimize demand, merchandise, supply chain and operations planning across the end-to-end value chain.
Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S Wholesale Grocers services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 7,500 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases and institutions with more than 100,000 different products.
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