TechTronic Industries Enables Easy Data Sharing, Halves Material Planning Time
This case study talks about how Oracle assisted TechTronic Industries in halving its material planning time by facilitating easy data sharing. TechTronic Industries is into manufacturing of professional and consumer items that are meant for construction and home improvement industries. The company has a wide range of products like hand tools, floor care appliances, outdoor products, power tools and accessories in its portfolio. It also has an impressive distribution system that involves retailers, major home centers, full-line tool distributors and several other distribution channels world over. In this paper one will find how Oracle helped TechTronic Industries in overcoming challenges such as standardization of manufacturing and papering processes and deployment of a single system capable of managing different business units. It also included problems of proper elimination of redundant data capture and papering processes, improvement in availability and visibility of information, shortening of the process cycle time, and faster material planning by the production material control department. The paper details how Oracle goes about tackling each one of the abovementioned challenges and helps TechTronic in improving its overall productivity. Oracle E-Business Suite has enabled TechTronic Industries to eradicate redundant processes and provides a solid platform that will support future growth.