Sweet Success as Thorntons Rolls out Manhattan Supply Chain Solutions
UK-based confectioner, Thorntons PLC, sought to streamline its supply chain and consolidate its position as the UK's leading provider of premium chocolate. After implementing Manhattan's Warehouse Management solution, Thorntons achieved growth of 11% without additional labour and increased productivity, enabling an estimated cost savings of £100,000 in just one year.
To introduce a new warehouse infrastructure while pursuing an aggressive growth plan.
Manhattan’s Warehouse Management running on HP UX, linking into Thornton’s Oracle manufacturing system and bespoke ordering system.
Achieved growth of over 11% without additional labour; increased productivity enabling estimated cost savings of £100,000 in one year.