Kinaxis is honored to welcome Mars, Incorporated into the Kinaxis community for consumer products customers.
Mars is a leading global confectionery, food, and petcare products and services company. The company employs 130,000 associates globally with $40 billion in annual sales across some of the world’s best-loved brands including DOVE®, EXTRA®, M&M’s®, MILKY WAY®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, ORBIT®, PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, SKITTLES®, UNCLE BEN’S®, WHISKAS®, COCOAVIA®, and 5™.
Mars selected the Kinaxis RapidResponse® platform and concurrent planning, with its always-on, what-if scenario planning capabilities, to provide agility and transparency across its supply chain networks. This will enable Mars to instantly and continuously balance its supply and demand planning. Additionally, with sales and operations planning (S&OP), the company will be able to incorporate brand marketing, sales trade promotions and financial plans to understand trade-offs on key performance indicators and make decisions concurrently across the enterprise.
If you want to learn more, please join Will Beery, VP Global Transformations, Mars Digital Technologies, and Anne Robinson, Chief Strategy Officer at Kinaxis, in a wide-ranging discussion covering the need to balance vision and execution as supply chains transform, innovate and evolve in ways that make a positive impact on the world.