Global supply chain journey

Kinaxis Inc. has renewed a contract with Casio Computer Co., Ltd. to help manage the company’s major products including timepieces, electronic dictionaries and calculators. Casio has been using the Kinaxis RapidResponse platform and concurrent planning technique since 2003, to connect its global supply chain.

Casio leverages the power of RapidResponse and a suite of applications including master production scheduling, inventory management and capacity planning.

With Kinaxis, Casio has end-to-end visibility of its supply chain, and the ability to instantly and continuously balance all aspects of the demand and supply plans, taking into consideration material restrictions, production capacity and market volatility. Especially important amid the current global pandemic, RapidResponse provides the ability to run multiple simulations and collaborate in real-time giving the agility and flexibility needed to react to market volatility and changes in demand.