Think Tank

CAVA Think Tank: Controls At Vanderlande Accelerated

Was hat Vanderlande zu dem Think Tank motiviert?

  • IT solutions are seen as a main differentiator for future business

  • How to achieve technological leadership in the area of IT solutions to support the growth strategy of Vanderlande?

  • How to accelerate the time to market (e.g. make or buy), close skill gaps and minimize risks?

Was hat der Think Tank Vanderlande gebracht?

  • Identification and evaluation of trends, markets and future needs of key customers

  • Assessment of capability gaps: know how, organisation, processes and capacities

  • Cross-functional alignment on strategy for IT solutions in warehousing sector
    - Clear focus and priorities for future IT solution development
    - New architectural approach to integrate IT solutions and material handling equipment
    - New ways of internal cooperation and external partnerships

  • Increased awareness for future role of IT solutions throughout the company and beyond

  • Executive board approved product strategy for IT solutions and engages in its implementation