Technology Showcase

Supply Chain Simulation Scorekeeper

INSIGHT, Inc., Manassas, Va., released Version 4.7 of SAILS and Insight Enterprise Optimizer (IEO), the industry reference standards for strategic supply chain INSIGHT supply chain scorekeeperdesign.

The latest version incorporates the INSIGHT SCOREKEEPER, what is said to be the most powerful supply chain simulation model ever developed.

Features include:

• Simulation of complete supply chain operations, including procurement, manufacturing and finished goods distribution at a daily level of detail.
• Complete, seamless integration into the SAILS system, including database, user interface and output reports and graphics.
• Extremely high performance, even for very large supply chains.
• Ability to simulate either current supply chain (“baseline”) or the result of any SAILS optimization exercise with auto communication of either solution to the simulation.
• Processing of individual customer orders at a ship-to-customer and line-item level of detail.
• Customer order prioritization options.
• Extensive order processing options, including 12 policy choices for handling stock-outs.
• Detailed inventory control policy options.
• Extensive demand forecasting options, from naïve to sophisticated.
• Automatic or user-controlled production planning and scheduling.
• Elaborate transportation shipment planning and dispatching options, including multiple dispatch triggers, extensive shipment consolidation options, optional ability to include customer, replenishment and transfer shipments in the same dispatch, detailed shipment rater capable of accepting any mix of mode types, optional replenishment and facility transfer shipment “filler” logic, which enables the user to assess the impacts on inventory and customer service when priority is given to full load shipments and daily invocation of the optimization-based shipment planning and dispatching algorithm, capable of discovering important opportunities for shipment consolidation.

INSIGHT, Inc.
703-366-3061
http://www.insightoutsmart.com

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Refrigerated & Frozen Foods magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

Evolution Fresh: Enhancing the Premium Juice Market with HPP Technology

Evolution Fresh’s new Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., juicery employs HPP technology to help produce cold-pressed juices.

Posted: December 11, 2014

2/12/15 12:00 pm EST

Factory Acceptance Tests: New Industry Protocols create opportunities for CPGs and OEMs

Properly executed Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs) will create a better opportunity for the CPGs to achieve “Vertical Start Ups”. For the OEMs, the FAT can demonstrate their competence and other capabilities. PMMI’s Alliance for Innovation & Operational Excellence is developing protocols in the Capital Projects Solutions Group. This webinar will provide insights to key areas of FATs.

Refrigerated and Frozen Foods Magazine

CoverImage

2015 January

Refrigerated & Frozen Foods' January 2015 issue features the 2015 Refrigerated Foods Processor of the Year—Evolution Fresh.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

COLD FOOD PROCESSING IN 2015

What are some key factors that play into the success of the cold food industry in 2015?
View Results Poll Archive

The Refrigerated and Frozen Food Store

ColdPackagingMaterialsGuide_products
Cold Packaging Materials Guide

A guide to cold packaging containers and materials.

More Products

Refrigerated & Frozen Foods Delivers

RFF Infographic 133x133Click here to see a snapshot of the many different ways Refrigerated & Frozen Foods delivers business and technology solutions to cold chain professionals.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_2014 twitter_40px youtube_40pxlinkedin_40px

Buyer's Guide

Visit our Buyer's Guide!

Refrigerated & Frozen Foods offers a Cold Packaging Materials Guide, as well as a Cold Storage Warehouse Guide, the most comprehensive listing of cold storage warehouses.

Visit the Buyer's Guide page today!