Sanofi-Synthelabo Chooses Demand Management Provider

Global research-based pharmaceutical group taps John Galt Solutions for supply chain visibility

Chicago, IL — May 10, 2004 — Sanofi-Synthelabo, a major global research-based pharmaceutical group with 32,500 employees in more than 100 countries, will implement John Galt Solution's Demand Management Engine, which is the forecasting and demand management component of the company's Atlas Planning Suite.

The Demand Management Engine from John Galt met all of Sanofi-Synthlabo Canada Inc.'s requirements for a competitively priced solution offering forecast accuracy, time savings and visibility into the company's supply chain management process, according to Sanofi-Synthlabo.

Powered by John Galt's ForecastX enterprise forecasting technology, the Atlas Planning Suite is comprised of seven enterprise-scale applications, including: Demand Management Engine, Inventory Management, Promotional Performance Management, Rough Cut Capacity Planning, Sarbanes-Oxley Act Reporting, Sales & Operations Planning, and the Web-enabled Planning Portal.

John Galt Solutions Inc. is a privately held company that creates solutions and software in the forecasting, demand planning and collaborative market space. Customers include companies such as Fidelity Investments, Levis Canada, The Hoover Co. and The Chinet Co.