Kinexions '11 General Session Presentation, Celestica: Supply Chain Collaboration Center

    This PowerPoint slide deck was presented at at Kinexions '11 by Erwin Hermans, vice president, supply chain solutions, Celestica.


    Presentation abstract:

    Celestica delivers innovative supply chain solutions to OEMs in a variety of sectors including consumer, enterprise, industrial and healthcare. An element of its transformation is leveraging its expertise in supply chain management and information technology to build a Supply Chain Collaboration Center that drives improvements for customers in fulfillment performance, cycle time, inventory turns and supply chain management costs. Celestica is extending its Supply Chain Collaboration Center to help its customers anticipate and prepare for unexpected changes in an extremely cost-competitive and volatile demand environment.


    This presentation highlighted Celestica's business transformation journey and how the core supply chain technology suite is providing exceptional capabilities in demand and inventory planning, supply-demand balancing, and sourcing and supplier collaboration. Erwin described how Kinaxis RapidResponse underpins the flexible and scalable infrastructure that enables Celestica to offer the Supply Chain Collaboration Center as a service to drive its customers' success.