Acal Supply Chain has selected The Service Business to implement software to improve business processes, in a bid to create a more flexible, agile and scalable inventory planning offering.
The six figure deal will see The Service Business installing software from MCA, as well as providing ongoing consultancy to the independent provider of service parts supply chain solutions.
Jon King, supply chain director at Acal Supply Chain, said: “The teams involved in this partnership share a history and expertise in supply chain issues; from IT and call centre through to logistics and people management.
“By combining our skills, we are in a position to help customers drive real value from their service supply chain business. Acal’s investment will consolidate internal systems to improve the delivery of best of breed practises and cost effective solutions across our customer base.”
Graham Best, director at The Service Business, added: “Customers will benefit from the combination of Acal’s supply chain expertise, advanced software from MCA and ongoing support and consultancy from The Service Business.
“By offering all elements to improve business process and apply ‘lean’ concepts we want to help customers exploit the service supply chain to achieve business benefit.”