Smart & Final Optimizing Supply Chain

LOS ANGELES —Smart and Final here, which operates nearly 250 stores, has chosen Supply Chain Guru from LLamasoft to help design and optimize its supply chain.

LOS ANGELES — Smart and Final [2] here, which operates nearly 250 stores, has chosen Supply Chain Guru from LLamasoft to help design and optimize its supply chain.

Supply Chain Guru is a supply chain design and predictive analytics application that enables companies to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain operations, aiming to improve costs, service, sustainability and risk mitigation.

“Smart & Final offers thousands of items, which originate from hundreds or thousands of food manufacturers and farms,” said Scott Swanson Sr., logistics engineering manager at Smart & Final, in a statement. “Supply Chain Guru allows us to model our complex supply chain so that we can analyze it and make better business decisions about it.”