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Rethinking the Supply Chain: Meeting the Complexity Challenge
The requirements of operating in a global, just-in-time (JIT) market have made supply chains much more complex than they were 10 years ago. Much of the software

ds fm managing supply chain  plans and the finished goods needed to meet real customer demand. For the most part, the enterprise software market has risen to the challenge of complexity in the supply chain by making its supply chain management solutions more and more complex, often to the detriment of the very efficiency and cost-effectiveness that supply chain users need. The feature bloat of supply chain management software is wel ldocumented, and the price and total cost of ownership for mainstream supply chain software is Read More...
Case Study: Terumo
Terumo Cardiovascular Systems, global manufacturer and distributor of medical products, has more than 1,500 finished goods, many of which are assembled in one

ds fm managing supply chain  software helps small and midsize enterprises (SMEs) as well as major divisions of Fortune 500 corporations reach their planning goals. Source : Demand Solutions Resources Related to Case Study: Terumo : Terumo (Wikipedia) Case Study: Terumo Supply Chain is also known as : Supply Chain Analytics , Supply Chain Automation , Supply Chain Benchmarking , Supply Chain Best Practices , Supply Chain Certification , Supply Chain Collaboration , Supply Chain Companies , Supply Chain Consultant , Supply Chain Read More...
Measuring the Supply Chain Outside Your Enterprise
Since supply chains, by definition, are about the end-to-end inter-enterprise process, we highlight the growing importance of looking outside your four walls

ds fm managing supply chain  than one technology. Process, methods, and technology all play a vital role in getting improvements in performance. Better late than never In all fairness, performance management has taken a back seat, because progress for many in the supply chain journey has not come easily (in which case, just moving forward could be satisfying enough for some). Part of the challenge is that there isn''t consensus around a sound methodology to date. A few popular frameworks like balanced scorecards, SCOR, etc. have been Read More...
Driving Costs Out of the Supply Chain: Inbound Logistics
One of the most neglected areas of the manufacturing and retail supply chain is the inbound logistics segment. Following best practices and creating a

ds fm managing supply chain  requirements for the finished goods segment. Customizing outbound logistics requirements (various distribution models are the outcome) based on the needs of specific customer segments is today a routine requirement. Similar to the Marketing department, the Purchase (Procurement) department has its own unique set of requirements for inbound raw materials/ work-in-progress and other inbound material. In addition, modern JIT manufacturing methods push the Procurement Manager to aim to achieve lowest Read More...
Managing Enterprise Agility
Real-time IT infrastructure promises to deliver services to businesses with the same availability as utilities. Cost reductions will be achieved through

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Supply Chain Management Is Evolving toward Interdependent Supply Networks
Optimizing supply chain management processes to work more closely with trading partners, requires enterprises to act together as interdependent supply networks.

ds fm managing supply chain  as an ISN. SCM needs to become more about information exchange among the entire supply chain, and to expand beyond limited point-to-point integration with a select few partners. As manufacturing operations embrace and adopt lean manufacturing concepts and tools within their production operations, they are also refining the meaning of, and means for, SCM. A lean supply chain entails examination of any step, process, or movement of product in which value is gained or lost. The impact on suppliers and Read More...
Managing Trees versus Managing Grass
Within the product lifecycle management (PLM) arena, there is a category of solutions with a very specific industry focus: fashion and retail PLM solutions. For

ds fm managing supply chain  are perennial, whereas many breeds of grass bud in spring and wither before the winter arrives. Following the same idea, car models have new versions every year, but the changes are usually incremental (in the way that trees are constantly growing, with subtle changes over time)—how different is the Jeep Liberty 2008 from the Jeep Liberty 2009? On the contrary, fashion products (except for those considered classic) are often driven by trends and seasonal cycles. At least twice a year, apparel companies Read More...
Logility Voyager Solutions for Supply Chain Management (SCM) Certification Report
Logility Voyager Solutions is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of supply chain management solutions in the Supply Chain Management (SCM) Evaluation

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The Elusive Goal of Supply Chain Visibility
Visibility continues to take center stage among many supply chain issues—as it has for more than a few years and is likely to for the foreseeable future. But

ds fm managing supply chain  cycles, and increasing consumer demands, the market is perhaps less forgiving than ever before for disruption and delays. The need for visibility is as high, or higher, than it has ever been, and while both end users and vendors pay a lot of lip service to enhancing visibility, the goal seems nearly as elusive as ever with continuing stories of the resulting surprises and consequences. What Is Supply Chain Visibility, Anyway? There are, it is worth noting, at last two aspects (anyway) to supply chain Read More...
Best Practices for Managing Just-in-Time Production
Find out in the Focus brief Best Practices for Managing Just-in-time Production.

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New Wave of Supply Chain Solutions Drives Higher Performance
In Maximizing Performance of the Entire Manufacturing Enterprise, learn how a new wave of innovative supply chains solutions can help your company ...

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Supply Chain Vendor Morphs into SCEM with Response Management Vision
Supply chain planning vendors have moved beyond enterprise planning to solutions that encompass the whole supply chain. Companies like Kinaxis are using

ds fm managing supply chain  most effective, a company needs enterprise-wide plans; however, SCP vendors have found that centralized planning departments are rare, and most companies lack the existing processes or ability to adapt new planning processes to take full advantage of integrated supply chain planning. Information Sharing and Collaborative Planning A better approach to centralized, integrated planning is an intermediate path where planning is performed by entities owning particular inter- and intra- enterprise operations. Read More...
Understanding and Managing Supply Chain Risk
As supply chains continue to grow in size and complexity, companies are focusing more of their energies on managing supply chain risk. While the topic is

ds fm managing supply chain  tenets of lean production methods and just-in-time manufacturing and delivery have led to the paring and honing of supply chains into finely tuned models of efficiency. But this approach calls to attention an inverse relationship between efficiency and risk. For example, single-source supplier strategies can result in favorable volume rates and excellent service. But if that supplier has a major disruption in its supply chain, its customers are left completely vulnerable. The answer is not to disregard Read More...
Supply Chain Collaboration: The Key to Success in a Global Economy
Outsourcing and global competition are forcing companies to transform their supply chains from linear processes into adaptive networks. Communities of customer

ds fm managing supply chain  the delivery of finished goods to the customer. In this new environment, supply chains must exhibit a high degree of adaptability, responsiveness, and collaboration. Organizations are now finding it essential to transform traditional supply chains from linear, sequential processes into adaptive supply chain networks in which communities of customercentric, demand-driven companies share knowledge, intelligently adapt to changing market conditions, and proactively respond to shorter, less-predictable life Read More...
Avoid the Perils of Service Parts Planning in Supply Chain Management
Significant differences exist between the new parts production supply chain and the service and replacement parts supply chain. Companies using conventional

ds fm managing supply chain  directed at servicing the needs of the new parts production supply chains, moving product from the likes of Proctor & Gamble to Wal-Mart across the globe (see Linking Planning and Execution Systems for Retailers'' Nirvana—Improved Visibility and Fulfillment ). It cannot be understated that significant differences exist between the new parts production supply chain and the service and replacement parts supply chain. Companies attempting to manage their service and replacement parts using conventional, Read More...

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