Getting in Bed with a Profitability Solution: The Serta Simmons Bedding Use Case

Jeff SilvermanPresented at COLLABORATE16 April 2016
Las Vegas, NV

Session: 10504 [Download the PDF]
Presented by: Gwen Chie, Serta Simmons Bedding and Jeffery Silverman, Grant Thornton

Serta Simmons Bedding had lofty objectives yet serious challenges. The objective of IPO readiness and standardized reporting across disparate organizations and source data was paramount. Two companies, Serta and Simmons, were trying to operate as one, without the means or tools to do so. The decision to implement a robust solution, named “ProfitZone” provided swift reliable reporting, governance and standardization, flexibility and confidence in all the reports, across the SSB organization. This is their story.