About the Customer
Hunter Fan Company, Inc. manufactures fans for homes. Besides through retails, it also offers its products online, as well as through dealers in the United States and internationally. Hunter Fan Company, Inc. was founded in 1886 and is based in Memphis.
Scope and Challenges
Hunter Fan Company wanted to consolidate systems and manual activity that persist beyond the engineering bill of materials, and enable the efficiency of systems and resources to increase design accuracy and speed to market, and tie information together.
In June of 2018, the company went through a digital transformation, adopting new PTC's PLM Platform, PTC FlexPLM.
Outcome and Implications
PTC’s commitment to innovation and digital transformation aligned with Hunter Fan’s ambition to connect with customers.
With the implementation, they achieved improved worker efficiency and increased the speed of innovation by extending PLM capabilities further into the organization. FlexPLM enabled visibility to the entire portfolio. This comprehensive view allowed teams to make better decisions sooner.
“Retail and consumer products companies today are realizing that technology is changing the way we create, manufacture, and merchandise products. Brands like Hunter Fan, with a deep history in product innovation, are a testament to the power and potential that technology can infuse into retail and consumer products.” - said Eric Symon, General Manager, Retail, PTC.
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