MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA –(Business Wire) — Decision intelligence company Aera Technology today announced a partnership with Pulmuone Co. Ltd. — Korea’s leading fresh food company and the world’s No. 1 tofu producer — provides decision intelligence to supply chains of global leaders.
Pulmuone will digitize, augment and automate business decisions using Aera Decision Cloud™, a purpose-built platform to accelerate and scale decision-making to efficiently support its global growth and drive business and environmental outcomes.
With a business rooted in nutrition and sustainability, and with a product line of more than 1,000 fresh, convenient and accessible food products, Pulmuone needed a new approach to supply chain management to address disruption and meet the company’s sourcing, processing, packaging requirements Strict standards, and distribution. To support its growing global footprint and avoid wasted business for its short-shelf-life products, the company sought to improve its product SKU forecasts to account for multiple variables, remove master data challenges, and move from a less flexible function-oriented system to an execution Faster demand, supply and logistics decisions.
According to Seunghoon O, head of Pulmuone’s SCM division, the company chose to partner with Aera for the integration and scalability capabilities of its decision intelligence platform. “We are excited to partner with Aera to gain a competitive advantage in supply chains driven by decision intelligence,” said Seunghoon O. “Using Aera Decision Cloud, we will be able to digitize decision-making to drive growth, reduce costs, improve service, and support sustainable development—while providing our employees with intuitive technology to improve their work and customer service.”
“It has been an honor to partner with Pulmuone and drive the company’s decision intelligence journey,” said Fred Laluyaux, CEO of Aera Technology. “This is a partnership built on mutual trust and collaboration across time zones and languages, and we are committed to making Pulmuone continues to have success in automating and scaling digital decision making across its global business.”
The first phase of the Decision Intelligence program will enable dynamic decision-making for forecasting and logistics management. Using customized digital decision-making – called Aera Cognitive Skills™ – Pulmuone will gain the ability to:
Forecasts demand by considering multiple internal and external influencing factors and can enhance or automate demand planning decisions to avoid underforecasting or overforecasting.
Forecast the estimated time of arrival at the destination port, using real-time shipping data to determine the best shipper options.
Identify master data errors using data scraped from multiple source systems for a single source of truth to track master data integrity, consistency and accuracy.
For more information on Pulmuone, please visit www.pulmuone.com.
Pulmuone Co Ltd
Since 1984, Pulmuone has been making Asian-inspired cooking easier and more delicious for people from all walks of life. After announcing its commitment to become a leader in plant-based foods based on its world-best plant-based protein research and development capabilities, Pulmuone is launching a new line of innovative food products domestically and globally in the US, China and Japan.
Aera Technology is the decision intelligence company enabling business agility. The company’s innovative cloud platform integrates with existing systems to make and execute business decisions in real time. In the era of digital acceleration, Aera helps businesses around the world transform the way they respond to a changing environment. For more information, please visit www.aeratetechnology.com.