Super Group dials up demand-driven inventory

Super Group Limited—a multibillion-dollar industrial company focused on providing third-party logistics services, fleet solutions and retail supply chain and cross-border transport—is turning to ToolsGroup to offer value-added inventory optimization services to its customers.

By Manufacturing Business Technology Staff December 3, 2007

Super Group Limited —a multibillion-dollar industrial company and integrated supply chain management business focused on providing third-party logistics services, fleet solutions and retail supply chain and cross-border transport—is turning to ToolsGroup to offer value-added inventory optimization services to its customers.Super Group will use ToolsGroup’s software to help customers increase service levels, improve inventory turns, and achieve highly automated replenishment planning.Super Group is a public company headquartered in South Africa, employing nearly 7,000 employees.“Inventory optimization is a hot topic for our customers, and many companies are beginning to focus on how to deliver service-level excellence with less working capital,” says Ken Osler, general manager of Super Group’s Supply Chain consulting division. “ToolsGroup’s software enables us to provide our customers with a highly automated, reliable, and extremely cost-effective service.”Using ToolsGroup’s Service Optimizer 99+ inventory optimization software, Super Group will help its customers optimize operations as well as provide strategic consulting and business process outsourcing services. “Customers want more value-added services from their fourth-party logistics providers,” says Joseph Shamir, CEO of ToolsGroup. “Demand-driven inventory optimization industry leaders such as Super Group are responding by augmenting the services they provide with additional software.”