Better visibility on team performance delivered.
Lawter is a leading global supplier to the graphic arts, adhesives, specialty coatings, aroma chemicals and the synthetic rubber industries. Making use of pine chemicals, Lawter prides itself on developing better and cleaner chemical raw materials; paving the way for sustainable solutions in the specialty chemicals industry.
Operating in over 20 countries with 11 manufacturing and technology centers makes it difficult to have visibility on every region’s activity for a realistic understanding of progress per project. With global R&D and innovation teams spread across different markets, Lawter’s regional project managers needed a solution to accurately monitor each market’s efficiency; in order to have a global view on performance.
A web access solution connects international teams and consolidates data for better visibility
A web solution means easy implementation and adaptability to Lawter’s needs. It also means that all individual team members, regardless of their location, are able to login data from anywhere, anytime. Allowing for all information to be centralised and organised on a single platform available for viewing and relevant analysis by the regional project manager.
Better visibility on team activity allows Lawter to have a realistic view of project and team performance.
Business intelligence for intelligent planning
With the ability to export data manually or automatically, in csv or xml format, Genius Project offers further flexibility in reporting: allowing the data collected to be leveraged and conform to Lawter’s analytics system. Through this extrapolation of critical data per project and per market, Lawter creates personalized reports and graphics to analyze its R&D and innovation teams’ performance.
Accurate data gives Lawter the necessary business intelligence to make better planning decisions and optimally manage its resources.
8 years and counting...
After 8 years, Lawter continues to successfully implement Genius Project with its global R&D, innovation group and regional managers.
When evaluating Genius Project, we found that it had a great balance between price and available functionalities.The solution is highly customizable to fit one's reality and integrates seamlessly via an open API. They display an excellent knowledge-base via a combination of their experts and web content.
The main reason for selecting Genius Project can be attributed to the first class service delivered by the Genius team confirming that we can build a long standing partnership with a trusted advisor, rather than just a transactional supplier/customer relationship.
Another big factor in selecting Genius Project is the fact it delivers 90% of what we need today out-of-the-box and has the scalability and flexibility along with its technical team to meet our future needs. In addition, Genius Project's user-friendly GUI is nice, clean and easy to follow with direct terminology and menu options that can adapt to our business.