Data analytics for supply chain management

Data analytics for supply chain management

Client Profile: Global hardware giant in Bangalore, with massive supply chain across the globe (2017-18)

Business Results: Savings of around $ 30 million annually, on purchase of various material(OEM/commodity) and with large variation in purchase rate, across and within vendors.

Technical Areas: Data collation, Regression, Decision Tree (didn’t succeed), Random forest(succeeded).

Main Solution steps:

  1. Analysing data pivoted on < Given vendor, given product, given data/time range, country, unit price, cost of purchase> to examine the average cost of purchase per unit – min unit cost within six months
  2. Predictive aspects: Predicting sale price offered by various suppliers on products against their supplied minimum price /unit.
  3. Interventions: Arranging alternatives <confidential>
Data anayltics for large FMCG in Asia

Data anayltics for large FMCG in Asia

Client Profile: Large Asian FMCG

Business Results: Turnaround of a failed initiative to control escalatables in decision making.

Technical Areas: Based on categorical division, using “recursive variance adjustment”

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Main Solutions steps:

  1. A quick review of earlier – failed – attempts (KNN, random forest, SVM)
  2. Developed new methodology – classify escalatables, identify data elements, build predictables for decisions of escalation