News: Aleris expands the use of Quintiq’s software solution across its German and Belgian Rolled Products operations

December 11, 2014 - Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), today announced that aluminum producer Aleris will implement Quintiq’s software for sales and operations, master production planning and scheduling at its German and Belgian rolling mills starting January 1, 2015.

Aleris is a global leader in the aluminum rolled products industry delivering a wide range of products to industries including the automotive, aerospace and building and construction sector. The company has a significant global customer base and has unique capabilities to produce high tech products for demanding customers. Aleris will implement Quintiq’s software in order to support growth and strengthen the service to its customers.

“Our Koblenz site has been using the Quintiq software platform since 2004 and by expanding it to cover sales and operations, master production and scheduling software solutions, we are confident that it will help us meet our customers’ expectations and enhance our metal flow management”, said Jo Wevers, Vice President Supply Chain Europe.

“We are very proud to step up our support of Aleris in its efforts to improve its business and delivery to customers. Our expertise in supplying solutions for the aluminum sector will help Aleris improve its delivery performance and strengthen its industry position.. We look forward to further success with Aleris,” said Hans-Jürgen Kabuss, Business Unit Director Metals, Quintiq.

About Aleris 
Aleris is a privately held, global leader in aluminum rolled products and extrusions, aluminum recycling and specification alloy production. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Aleris operates more than 40 production facilities in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit

About Quintiq
Every business has its supply chain planning challenges. Some of those challenges are large. Some are complex. Some seem impossible to solve. Since 1997, Quintiq has been solving each of those challenges with a supply chain planning & optimization software system. Today, approximately 12,000 users in over 80 countries rely on Quintiq software to plan and optimize workforces, logistics and production. Part of Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), Quintiq has offices in the Netherlands, the USA and around the world.