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Response Management: Enabling a Demand-driven Supply Network
Customer and commercial demands are changing the way manufacturers manage their positions in the supply chain. The financial impact on a company that is unable

forecasting response demand  Research shows that accurate forecasting remains problematic for the electronics industry, particularly for companies that depend on outsource forecasts to drive production and inventory management planning and activities. As the authors note, most information lows upstream and downstream in a cascading fashion, one element, department, or tier at a time. This cascading model all but ensures partners will make decisions based on outdated information and different versions of ‘the truth'. The results

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Demand Management RFI/RFP Template

Promotion Planning, Pricing and Profit Optimization, Forecasting, Merchandise Planning, Life Cycle Planning, Consensus Planning,Collaborative Planning, Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP), Ven... Get this template

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Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting Software Evaluation and Selection Guide


Enterprise planning—budgeting, forecasting, and reporting—is a crucial component of financial management that contributes to companies’ success. However, planning is often seen as a time-consuming burden. Find out how an enterprise planning system can help you deliver more timely and reliable plans and enhance strategic decision making, to more quickly identify, analyze, and forecast the impact of changes as they occur.

forecasting response demand  in successful budgeting and forecasting is the ability to align top-down financial targets with bottom-up plans. Some companies establish top-down targets and then turn the annual budgeting process over to finance along with a mandate to meet those numbers. Other companies require detailed bottomup planning, and then plug the total company numbers in at the top, so that the plan meets strategic targets. Neither of these approaches reflects a commitment to planning excellence. Instead, leading companies Read More

The Rapid Response Solution Continues to Improve


Kinaxis’s latest response management product releases deliver even more refined software system tools to help global manufacturers with capacity planning and scheduling, including monitoring and alerting, action team selection, and inventory liability reduction capabilities.

forecasting response demand  that even the finest forecasting techniques (with rocket science number-crunching algorithms) will not help them in unplanned situations. As such, they need to transition from a forecast-based supply chain to a demand-driven one, by establishing a multi-enterprise response management competency. That is, action teams throughout the supply chain have to be sanctioned with the right tools and technology to establish shared processes, data, and metrics among trading partners. The aim is to more quickly and Read More

A Response Management Pioneer Offers Its Solution


Kinaxis Inc. is answering the needs of global manufacturers by delivering an on-demand response management service. These services are designed to help manufacturers drive quick responses to ever-changing global supply chains and fulfillment networks.

forecasting response demand  in—not to replace planning, forecasting, or execution systems, but rather to leverage these systems. Namely, a Web-based adaptive response management solution may be a more appropriate approach because these solutions can leverage data from the existing transactional systems, provide real-time analysis of events, and suggest courses of action. In addition, these solutions can provide role-based views of supply chain information to the extended supply chain members across multiple sites, anywhere in the Read More

SAP Tackles Real-time Demand Sensing


SAP has announced the general availability of the SAP Enterprise Demand Sensing application, with new capabilities to improve companies’ demand management and business planning processes. The idea is to transform supply chains to become demand-driven or even market-driven, whereby supply chain professionals and their marketing counterparts can work more closely together. Capabilities within the

forecasting response demand  to short-term and long-term forecasting, leading to an eventual increase in sales revenue and decrease in inventory costs. Demand sensing specialists such as Terra Technology and ToolsGroup  should be on alert. Read More

Demand-driven Planning in Manufacturing


Cover-time planning (CTP) is a "pull" system, but with the intent of planning and not merely waiting for the execution time to act.

forecasting response demand  often inaccurate scheduling and forecasting tools common in material resource planning (MRP II) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. These levels often exceed demand, resulting in building excess finished inventory, while in a flow/lean/ just in time (JIT) environment, orders are conversely pulled through the process, based on actual demand. Part two of the Demand-driven versus Traditional Manufacturing Requirements Planning series. In contrast, rather than emphasize planning such as ERP, Read More

ProfitKey’s Rapid Response Manufacturing (v. 7.7.1) for ERP for Engineer-to-Order (ETO) Manufacturing Certification Report


ProfitKey’s Rapid Response Manufacturing (v. 7.7.1) is TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) for engineer-to-order (ETO) manufacturing solutions in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

forecasting response demand  Rapid Response Manufacturing (v. 7.7.1) for ERP for Engineer-to-Order (ETO) Manufacturing Certification Report ProfitKey’s Rapid Response Manufacturing (v. 7.7.1) is TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) for engineer-to-order (ETO) manufacturing solutions in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download Read More

War Looms in the On-demand CRM Market (and Beyond)-But Will You Profit from It?


Salesforce.com is now an almost unstoppable force in the world of on-demand customer relationship management. However, it may be the architect of its own downfall—and Microsoft is poised to take advantage. But will you profit from the Salesforce.com-versus-Microsoft war?

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SignalDemand: Dealing with Supply- and Demand-side Pricing Matters - Part 1


In TEC's previous articles and blog posts about pricing management and optimization vendors like Zilliant, Vendavo, DemandTec, Servigistics or Revionics, the main focus was on finished goods (including spare parts). Whether these final products are sold at retail shelves to consumers or dealt directly between trading partners, their proper pricing is meant to create demand and profitability for

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On-demand Retail Trade Partner Integration Provider Asserts its Expertise


SPS Commerce delivers on-demand Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) SCM solutions to address inefficiencies in the retail supply chain network. Find out why SPS’ latest tools are a cut above the rest and how they help improve the way suppliers, retailers, and other trading partners manage and fulfill orders. And get the inside story as TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic sits down for a candid conversation with SPS’ Jim Frome.

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New Era of on-Demand Business Intelligence Solutions


* In the On-Demand Business Intelligence Solutions report, you ll learn about the market trends reshaping business today,the steady growth in popu...

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On-demand Business Process Management


The most advanced business process management (BPM) applications bridge departmental and geographic boundaries, and manage the flow of documents and data according to sophisticated process rules. And while many would suggest that an on-demand BPM service offering would most benefit small businesses, a real case can be made that such offerings might be more valuable for medium and large businesses.

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ProfitKey’s Rapid Response ERP Solution for Project-based Manufacturing Is Now TEC Certified


TEC is pleased to announce that Rapid Response Manufacturing (RRM) software from ProfitKey International, a developer of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for manufacturing, has been TEC certified for online evaluation in TEC’s ERP Evaluation Center. An in-depth demonstration of its capabilities was conducted in order to evaluate how RRM holds up to industry benchmarks. We saw the system

forecasting response demand  Rapid Response ERP Solution for Project-based Manufacturing Is Now TEC Certified TEC is pleased to announce that Rapid Response Manufacturing (RRM) software from ProfitKey International, a developer of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for manufacturing, has been TEC certified for online evaluation in TEC’s ERP Evaluation Center . An in-depth demonstration of its capabilities was conducted in order to evaluate how RRM holds up to industry benchmarks. We saw the system in real time Read More

Financial Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting in the New Economy


Although we're starting to see recovery from the recent economic crisis, market volatility is still a major factor influencing businesses to improve their financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes. The keys to effective financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting are embodied by a best-in-class approach that carefully considers all factors, adaptive planning, and collaboration. Get the details in this report.

forecasting response demand  Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting in the New Economy Although we're starting to see recovery from the recent economic crisis, market volatility is still a major factor influencing businesses to improve their financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes. The keys to effective financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting are embodied by a best-in-class approach that carefully considers all factors, adaptive planning, and collaboration. Get the details in this report. Read More