ANN ARBOR — LLamasoft Inc. bills itself as “the global leader in supply chain design software,” and its latest sale backs up that claim.

LLamasoft said this week that Mengniu, one of China’s leading dairy producers, has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru softare as the primary supply chain design tool for its corporate logistics and production planning team.

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Mengniu produces milk, yogurt, ice-cream and cheese in 20 production plants located throughout China and is ranked by Rabobank as the 18th largest dairy producer in the world.

“We have been looking for the right tool for this team for several years and are very happy with the capabilities Supply Chain Guru brings,” said Hu Jun, CIO of Mengniu. “In addition to having the best supply chain optimization software, we were impressed with LLamasoft’s ability to support and train our staff and their familiarity with SAP systems.”

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“We are honored to be able to support Mengniu and their production and logistics planning team,” added Rengpeng Yue, LLamasoft China Managing Director. “They are a well-recognized brand throughout China and we are eager to help them improve their supply chain design and production planning.”

LLamasoft supply chain design software helps companies across a wide range of industries to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain networks, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation.

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