SLIM Technologies Updates Supply Chain Design Solution

Version 9.0 of flagship offering intended to simultaneously optimize cycle times and supply chain costs

  • Improved transportation modeling abilities. Version 9.0 contains enhanced sourcing constraints that can be applied to individual locations and/or user-specified groups of locations to ensure that product flows accurately reflect actual transportation best practices.

  • Abilities to model the distribution of related products. Proportional flow constraints ensure that related products flow in the correct proportions, which means that optimization solutions accurately reflect real-world distribution methods and policies.

  • Updated reporting and mapping. Various enhancements to SLIM's reporting and mapping capabilities are included.

  • Upgraded data wizards. Enhancements to SLIM wizards that assist with creating, editing and managing data sets.

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