Companies need each other for creating world-class innovations. However, too oftently new ideas and development initiatives are generated only inside the own company. The main challenge is the missing external collaboration channel allowed with on-going interaction and real-time information sharing.
Jakamo makes it easy to involve the strategic customers and suppliers in the innovation and R&D activities. In Jakamo all the data, tasks, statuses, files and discussions related to Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA), Product Development, Process Innovations and Development Projects are available for both customer and supplier’s employees.
Jakamo’s customers have achieved a significant improvement in the amount and quality of new ideas received from suppliers, decrease of the time from idea to market, stronger supplier involvement in common R&D activities and 10 % savings in purchase prices. Jakamo enables a structured way for development and innovation management between companies in the whole supply chain.