Vision Chain, Inc. ( www.visionchain.com ), the market share leader in Demand Signal Repository (DSR) and demand data analytic solutions, announced today that Oldcastle Building Products, the leading North American manufacturer of concrete masonry, precast, lawn, garden and paving products, is implementing Vision Chain’s Private Cloud, Software as a Service (SaaS) solution.
Oldcastle Building Products will utilize Vision Chain’s Keystone Platform and Demand Signal Insights for its extensive mass market and home improvement channels. The solution will provide support in areas of sales, account team analytics, corporate sales roll-ups, category management and supply chain control through advanced visibility. Continuous analysis of sales data will generate a flow of immediately actionable insights to optimize the management of demand forecasting, replenishment and planning.
“Using Vision Chain’s Private Cloud SaaS solution will enable us to respond more rapidly to market needs,” said Oldcastle Senior Vice President, Peter Kiley. “It offers us the strong support we require in critical areas of Sales Visibility and Retail Execution Management processes, especially at the shelf level, to eliminate out of stocks, phantom inventory, voids, and zero scans.”
“We at Vision Chain are very pleased to have Oldcastle Building Products select our award winning demand data analytics solution to maximize actionable insights for their sales and supply chain decisions,” said Kevin McCurdy, Vice President of Sales at Vision Chain.
About Oldcastle Building Products
Oldcastle Building Products is the leading North American manufacturer of concrete masonry, precast, lawn, garden and paving products and a regional leader in clay brick. A division of Oldcastle, Inc., the North American arm of CRH plc, one of the world’s leading building products and materials companies based in Dublin, Ireland.
About Vision Chain, Inc.
Vision Chain, Inc. is the market leading enterprise demand signal repository and predictive category, sales, and supply chain analytics solution used by the world’s largest consumer products companies. Vision Chain is the number one choice among sales, category management and supply chain personnel for creating a single, centralized source of demand data to drive retail product sales. Clients include Bayer Healthcare LLC, ClosetMaid, The Dannon Company, Del Monte Foods, General Mills, H.J. Heinz, Mead Johnson Nutrition Company, Merck Consumer Care, Newell Rubbermaid, Inc., and The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company.