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How to boost innovation for process companies

By Jarred Boone, Product Marketing Manager, Oracle and Wes Frierson, Chief Strategy Officer, Verdant

Whether your focus is food and beverage, household, personal care, or specialty chemical, the ability to respond quickly and seize opportunities is critical to your success. For any product company, successful innovation and commercialization in today’s evolving landscape are a growing challenge, but formulated product innovation presents a set of needs and hurdles that are uniquely complex.

Traditionally, process industries have lagged others in leveraging technology to drive product innovation and data-driven decision-making. But today, formulated product companies have an opportunity to quickly take advantage of the latest generation of cloud-based application platforms to upgrade their innovation capabilities and leapfrog competitors.

Join experts from Oracle and Verdant to see and learn how Oracle Cloud PLM enables unique capabilities for formulated product companies. Oracle’s market-leading Cloud platform with its renowned PLM applications and support for best-of-breed industry capabilities gives you the best of both worlds—industry specialization with no compromises!

What cloud capabilities will be covered? Explore below:

  • A single data model harmonizes information across innovation, development, commercialization, and e-commerce makes collaboration simple and helps enable alignment across the organization.
  • Integrated, process industry-specific capabilities from specialized partners like ESHA Genesis R&D and Decernis offer a best-in-class approach to labeling, compliance, and more
  • Real-time product and formula prototyping and simulation with integrated intelligence reduces product cost, increases speed, and improves predictability
  • Automatically assess compliance for multiple products against several markets simultaneously and drive decisions using best-in-class regulatory guidance for over 200 markets
  • Leverage internal and external intelligence to evaluate product, ingredient, and vendor information to steer decisions early and monitor for issues
  • Closed-Loop Quality: Close the loop by capturing feedback from every part of your supply chain; then analyze, collaborate, and respond to issues quickly and consistently
  • With data-driven innovation manage ideas, proposals, and project portfolios to identify your best opportunities, then drive them predictably to market

John Kelley | Oracle | Vice President, PLM Product Strategy
Linda Mitchell | Oracle | PLM Master Principal Solution Consultant
Clint Chadwick | Verdant | Vice President, Partner

Register now to join us on Thursday, May 13 at 9:00am PDT.

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