Verena Werner - Arvato Systems

Supply Chain Intelligence

Knowledge is Power

All Information in the Right Place at the Right Time

Managing different priorities in the same supply chain is a common challenge for businesses today. Faced with increasing complexity, speed, data volumes, more demanding clients, and limited resources increases pressure on supply chain managers – the main priority is to maintain a balance between operational efficiency, perfect order dispatch, and flexibility along the supply chain.

Inventories, distribution, procurement, and transport are important cost factors along the supply chain. Minimizing these costs requires custom applications for analysis, forecasting, and KPIs – this is where our expertise in over 300 projects comes to fruition.

Take Advantage of Our Extensive Logistics Expertise in the Following Areas


Reduce manual inputs and calculations for logistics reports


Execute complex planning within a short time frame


Standardize and automate reporting


Set up ‘early warning systems’ through intelligent networking of different data sources

Cost reduction

Reduce costs through systematically supported human resource and capacity planning


Define and implement a ‘single point of truth’

Supply Chain Intelligence

Our Services

Supply Chain Intelligence Toolbox

Competence Center Qlik®

Our Services

Correctly assessing the current situation and making the appropriate decisions requires fast and precise access to all relevant information. We provide optimized access to this data and offer you

  • Specialist consultation and requirements management with a focus on supply chain management
  • Big data analyses with the goal of identification and providing proof of optimization potential in transport planning, inventory optimization, etc.
  • Introduction of standard templates (see Toolkit)
  • Individual development based on client requirements
  • Coaching and support in building internal expertise
  • Procurement of all required licenses
  • Application management

SCI Toolbox

The Supply Chain Intelligence (SCI) Toolbox provides you with a wide array of preconfigured dashboards as well as solutions and services for achieving comprehensive optimizations in the following areas:

  • Supply chain network design – improving the Service Level and boosting efficiency in distribution
  • Picking Productivity Management System (PPMS) – boosting warehousing process efficiency
  • Path-optimized product placement – reducing transit times through optimized product positioning
  • Fleet management – boosting efficiency and utilization as well as ensuring the best possible use of the vehicle pool
  • Personnel planning – optimize your human resources
  • Forecast and replenishment – respond faster to volatile customer demand
  • Supply Chain Control Center – use business intelligence and predictive analytic applications to increase process transparency
  • CO2 balancing – identify your emissions sources
  • Call-offs/capacity alignment – optimize your operational and strategic inventory management

Competence Center Qlik®


Based on process expertise and IT acumen gathered from over 300 logistics projects, we have developed many practical solution approaches for various requirements in the area of supply chain management. In process workshops, we work together with you to develop a joint target scenario and create analytical, prognostic, and KPI applications custom-tailored just for you. In doing so, we utilize ready-made solutions and modules from our Supply Chain Intelligence Toolbox and identify potential in the areas of intralogistics, transport, sustainability, production, procurement, and gamification. As a Qlik® Solution Partner and Business Intelligence Competence Center, we provide expert support from planning, to application development, through to roll-out and maintenance.

Künstliche Intelligenz (KI) in der Logistik
Artificial Intelligence (AI) In Logistics

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Deep Dive

White Paper "AI in Logistics"

In this white paper, we describe the importance of AI for the logistics industry, present some use cases, and provide tips and advice on what to consider when implementing AI solutions.

SAP® Transformation in Logistics

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Use Case Collection: Use Cases of AI in Logistics

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ISG Provider Lens "Digital Business Enablement and ESG Services"

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Demo System: platbricks® Warehouse Management

Get to know the cloud-based platbricks® Warehouse Management in practice and try out the module over a period of 14 days in our free demo system. 

Demo System: platbricks® Chatbot Platform

Please get to know the platbricks® chatbot platform in our free demo system for 14 days and use the five bots provided in it. You can chat independently with the bots and customize or extend them according to your needs. 

Full Transparency in Subcontracting

With these tips, you'll be able to keep track of inventory and manufacturing steps at the contract service provider when subcontracting.

Dos and Don'ts of Using Chatbots in Logistics

There are a few things to consider when introducing chatbots in logistics. Our checklist tells you what you need to pay attention to.

Digitization Of Logistics With Arvato Systems

An overview of our solutions for digitizing your logistics processes.

Chatbots In Logistics: Innovation Brief

This Innovation Briefing provides background knowledge on chatbots and presents a number of use cases in detail.

platbricks® - Smart Logistics Unlimited

Designed as a digital modular system, platbricks® can be used to orchestrate internal and cross-company logistics processes and execute them with smart mobile wearables.

Free Logistics Check-up

Whether you are at the very beginning of your journey or already on the road - we get on board at every stop and accompany you in the Digital Transformation of your supply chain. We will be happy to advise you in our "Logistics Check-up" - make an appointment now.

Digitization Of Logistics With Arvato Systems

An overview of our solutions for digitizing your logistics processes.

platbricks® - Smart Logistics Unlimited

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Your Contacts for Supply Chain Intelligence

Verena Werner - Arvato Systems
Verena Werner
Expert in Logistics IT for the Manufacturing Industry
Mario Karrenbrock
Expert for Logistics IT