Case Study

Specialty Coatings & Materials Supplier: Better Planning Through Better Tools


At a Glance

An industry leading Specialty Coatings & Materials supplier had implemented SAP but was not fully utilizing the inherent tools to manage inventory and plan and schedule production.  The client engaged Venetia Partners to help them address critical process and system design issues within the planning stack of SAP.


What We Did

  • Developed a data governance process for maintaining planning and capacity parameters within master data
  • Streamlined the integration of forecasted demand into the planning process
  • Migrated the materials planning and production scheduling processes from spreadsheets to SAP tools
  • Provided the necessary knowledge transfer to the planning team