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Sales and Operations Planning Tools Drive New Growth at Elix Polymers

Published: 15 June 2017

ID: G00323589

Analyst(s): John Johnson , Matthew Spooner


Following its divestiture from Bayer, Elix Polymers thrived as a separate business, but was not highly demand-driven and had no S&OP process or tools. This research will help supply chain leaders to understand how formal S&OP processes can enhance profitability and increase revenue.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Embracing S&OP Pushed Elix to Further Gains in Maturity
  • Measuring Metrics Drove Huge Gains in Transportation Efficiencies
  • Top-Down C-Level Support Drove S&OP Results

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