Case Study

Manual vs. eKanban, The Answer is Clear

Learn about the transition from a manual kanban system to an ekanban solution

Customer Profile

Major Medical Device Manufacturer specializing in intravenous (IV) infusion, medication and supply dispensing, respiratory care, infection prevention and surgical instruments.

The Challenge

Transition from paper-based manual kanban system to cloud-based ekanban solution that can sense demand, alert buyers, signal suppliers, and manage inventory and supply chain execution across their extended enterprise value chain.

The Solution

Deployed in 90 days, Ultriva’s Collaborative Supply Portal solution provides the medical device manufacturer and their supply chain partners’ complete visibility into material demand and supply, while improving supply chain collaboration and execution.


  • Improved on-time-delivery performance
  • Enabled collaboration between buyers and suppliers
  • Integrated with Supplier ERP system

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