Company: BendPak Inc.
Headquarters: Santa Paula, CA
Size of Company: 100-499 employees; $50M-$100M in revenue
Industry: Automotive supplier
Primary Product Line: Equipment used in automotive maintenance and production, lifts, air compressors, jacks, pipe benders
Name of Project: Enterprise Applications Overhaul
Project Objective: To have a single, integrated platform for automating the business, including material management, inventory management, supply chain management, customer management, and transportation/logistics; improve visibility; better manage growth; reduce costs
Technologies Employed: SAP Business ByDesign, PaceJet multi-carrier logistics management
Accomplishments/ROI: Reduced errors, cut costs, and gained real-time visibility into inventory levels and available-to-promise information; reduced inventory levels 30% within 45 days; improved on-time shipments and customer service