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ThinkLink Supply Chain Services and LLamasoft Partner to Deliver Supply Chain Design Solutions in India
|By Business Wire
|April 17, 2014 08:01 AM EDT
ThinkLink SCS and LLamasoft, Inc. announce an alliance partnership
enabling ThinkLink to deliver LLamasoft supply chain design software in
the burgeoning Indian market. ThinkLink, one of India’s premiere supply
chain service providers, will resell, implement and support LLamasoft
strategic supply chain design solutions such as supply chain network
optimisation, multi-echelon inventory optimisation and cost-to-serve
ThinkLink has built a core team of supply chain consultants with
strategic supply chain expertise and training on LLamasoft supply
chain design software including Supply Chain Guru, Data Guru, Supply
Chain Sherpa and K2 Enterprise. ThinkLink will combine the cutting-edge
analytics from LLamasoft’s tools with their own deep knowledge of the
unique features of the Indian market, resulting in the best solutions
for Indian customers.
“Our partnership with LLamasoft and its strategic supply
chain modeling offerings helps strengthen our position as a leading
supply chain services partner in India,” said ThinkLink Founder and CEO,
Saurabh Goyal. “ThinkLink’s services are based on leveraging our deep
domain know-how through our team of talented supply chain experts, and
marrying the same to supply chain technology and best practice from our
ecosystem of global partners, when it comes to supply chain design,
there is no doubt that LLamasoft is the leader.”
Since its inception in 2006, ThinkLink has built a strong team across a
variety of supply chain domains including network optimisation,
transportation management, facility design & automation, and inventory
optimisation offering consulting, control tower, turnkey project
management, and education & skill development services. These
competencies have enabled ThinkLink to run supply chain projects for
leading Indian customers such as Hero MotoCorp, PepsiCo, Nestle,
Castrol, Shoppers Stop, and Apollo Tyres across verticals including
manufacturing, consumer goods, retail and 3PL.
“We are proud to have been selected by ThinkLink as their tool of choice
for supply chain design and optimisation,” said Alejandro Nieto, senior
vice president of international sales at LLamasoft. “India is an
extremely important market for LLamasoft, and we look forward to a long
relationship with ThinkLink as we work together to develop superior
supply chain solutions for this geography.”
About LLamasoft, Inc.
LLamasoft supply chain design software helps organizations worldwide
design and improve their supply chain operations. LLamasoft solutions
enable companies across a wide range of industries to model, optimize
and simulate their supply chain network, leading to major improvements
in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation. Headquartered in
Ann Arbor, Michigan, LLamasoft is a leader in supply chain excellence
and innovation, advancing technology focused on continuous improvement
of enterprise supply chains for the world’s largest organizations.
ThinkLink Supply Chain Services works with clients across their Supply
Chain offering services in the areas of supply chain optimization
solutions, including network design, inventory optimization, and supply
chain synchronization; logistics engineering services, such as facility
design, project management, operational excellence, and warehouse
management systems; transportation solutions, including transport
planning, managed transport services, and transport spend management &
benchmarking; and logistics and factory automation solutions, such as
automated storage and retrieval systems, sortation systems, and
integrated material handling design. ThinkLink Learning, a subsidiary of
ThinkLink, is the market leader in India for supply chain management
education and skill development. ThinkLink offers its services for food
& beverages, automotive, consumer goods, cold chains, retail,
e-commerce, chemicals, consumer packaged goods, and consumer durables &
technology sectors. The company was founded in 2006 and has offices in
Gurgaon and Mumbai, India.
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