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Tips to Improve Inbound Logistics by Managing Partner Performance
The number of steps involved in getting materials or products from suppliers to buyers makes inbound logistics an error-prone process. Each mistake costs you

logistics strategy  level, thus streamlining inbound logistics and preventing problems. For example, XYZ Company, as a shoe retailer, receives shoes from Supplier ABC. Supplier ABC has a product catalog containing a full set of information about the shoes it manufactures and sells, and XYZ Company has a product catalog containing a full set of information about the shoes it sells. If the two companies' catalogs do not match for example, right down to the SKU and ASN level problems are inevitable. By integrating a catalog

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Mid-Market Strategy: International Enterprise Solutions


Adonix marks its strategy with two catchwords: "growth" and "independence". It has carefully assessed and added acquisitions to broaden Adonix X3 suite's functional scope, licenses and services; and continues nurture internal development with its own resources.

logistics strategy  Geode product from Geodis Logistics , a European WMS solution. Consequently, Adonix started rewriting its solution in 1997 after the Prodstar's acquisition and released the first version of Adonix X3 in 1999. However, the combined Adonix legacy applications are installed in over 4,000 sites, with approximately 200 in the US. Although one may expect a substantial recurring revenue stream or a new license opportunity from this large installed base from, for example, the former Prodstar product and older Read More

Supplier Logistics Management (SLM) Part 2


Supplier Logistics Management (SLM) offers the opportunity for considerable improvement in efficiency as well as cost reductions. SLM enables companies and their suppliers to successfully synchronize information.

logistics strategy  fact, a 2000 Food Logistics survey highlighted the most frequent benefit resulting from the adoption of e-technology was increased data accuracy' (6) (see figure 1). Existing error prone communication vehicles, including phone, fax and keystrokes, result in data that is often mis-entered and mismatched in the various supplier and company systems. SLM bridges this gap by providing a single communication platform, allowing suppliers and companies to see synchronized information across their networks. A Read More

Supplier Logistics Management (SLM) Part 3


This continues the coverage of the fundamental issues targeted by supplier logistics management. Fully utilizing the compliance benefits that SLM offers allows companies to redirect employees from tactical operations to those more strategic.

logistics strategy  products to market. Supplier Logistics Management offers supply chain executives the next generation of supply chain technology which will enable their companies to soar beyond competition. This concludes a three-part article discussing how SLM solutions offer supply chain executives the next generation of supply chain technology. About the Author Mr. Buelow is a Product Manager at Elogex Inc. and has several years ofindustry experience in supply chain software and strategy. Buelow was previously a Read More

Supplier Logistics Management (SLM) Part 1


Supplier Logistics Management is leveraging technology and supplier relationships to gain competitive advantage.

logistics strategy  relationships. When identifying supplier logistics solutions, companies must look for platforms that are Net-Native. Unlike Web-enabled client-server applications, Net-Native applications are built and designed for the Internet. This type of architecture is fundamental for companies to manage their supplier relationships. Net-Native applications provide significant benefits: Centralized information platform for multiple parties to access -- Supply chain information exists, however it is often Read More

The Role of Cloud in Your Storage and Data Protection Strategy


Find out in Making Cloud an Integral Part of Your Enterprise Storage and Data Protection Strategy.

logistics strategy  Role of Cloud in Your Storage and Data Protection Strategy The Role of Cloud in Your Storage and Data Protection Strategy Cloud storage is gaining in popularity with companies seeking a more efficient, dynamic, and responsive IT environment. But what are the issues and challenges involved? And how do you make sense of a bewildering maze of cloud storage options? Find out in Making Cloud an Integral Part of Your Enterprise Storage and Data Protection Strategy . In this practical IDC report, you'll learn Read More

Infor ION-izes its Open SOA Strategy - Part 1


2010 has certainly been an interesting (if not a crossroads) year for Infor. Namely, after a number of new high-profile hires at the beginning of the year, which signalled Infor’s intention to be taken seriously, the vendor then entered an eerily quieter period of several months. Except for the ongoing vocal marketing campaign entitled “Down with Big ERP” with witty

logistics strategy  ION-izes its Open SOA Strategy - Part 1 2010 has certainly been an interesting (if not a crossroads) year for Infor . Namely, after a number of  new high-profile hires at the beginning of the year, which signalled Infor’s intention to be taken seriously , the vendor then entered an eerily quieter period of several months. Except for the ongoing  vocal marketing campaign entitled “Down with Big ERP” with witty cartoonish billboards and banners adorning major airports, magazines, web sites, Read More

International Trade Logistics (ITL) RFI/RFP Template


Collaboration, Content, Commerce, Product Technology

logistics strategy  Trade Logistics (ITL) RFI/RFP Template The International Trade Logistics (ITL) RFI/RFP Template lists and describes 566 features and functions found in International Trade Logistics (ITL) software solutions. This Supply Chain Management (SCM) Template can help you save time, control costs, and communicate clearly with vendors at nearly every stage of your International Trade Logistics (ITL) software selection projects. Features and functions included in this Supply Chain Management (SCM) Read More

i2 e-Business Strategy Services Not For Everyone


Companies that know what they want in terms of Internet capabilities might benefit from eSOA, but others should give it a wide berth.

logistics strategy  e-Business Strategy Services Not For Everyone i2 e-Business Strategy Services Not For Everyone S. McVey - October 16, 2000 Event Summary i2 Technologies recently announced eSOA, an e-business extension to its Strategic Opportunity Assessment services. Like its precursor, eSOA provides a structured methodology for breaking down the complexities of e-business so that clients can understand how they can capitalize on Internet technology to streamline their businesses or pursue new Internet opportunities. Read More

The Balanced Scorecard: Building a Balanced Scorecard Framework that Drives Strategy Execution and Business Results


The divide between strategy development and strategy execution can be overcome by creating balanced scorecards. Prioritize your objectives to determine which are most critical. Then cascade objectives and metrics down and across the organization, creating linked and related—but not identical—scorecards for each critical area. These and five other tips for scorecarding success will move you in the right direction.

logistics strategy  Balanced Scorecard: Building a Balanced Scorecard Framework that Drives Strategy Execution and Business Results The divide between strategy development and strategy execution can be overcome by creating balanced scorecards. Prioritize your objectives to determine which are most critical. Then cascade objectives and metrics down and across the organization, creating linked and related—but not identical—scorecards for each critical area. These and five other tips for scorecarding success will move Read More

Empowerment as a Growth Strategy


If there's one constant in any business today, it's pressure. And dealing with pressure can lead managers toward the temptation of taking complete control. However, this often stifles the one element that enables companies to break away from the pack: employee-driven innovation. Learn why empowering your customer-facing employees is the new path to achieving extraordinary, sustainable results—and find out how to do it.

logistics strategy  as a Growth Strategy If there's one constant in any business today, it's pressure. And dealing with pressure can lead managers toward the temptation of taking complete control. However, this often stifles the one element that enables companies to break away from the pack: employee-driven innovation. Learn why empowering your customer-facing employees is the new path to achieving extraordinary, sustainable results—and find out how to do it. Read More

Changing Perceptions on ERP Strategy


Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is designed to be the system of record for operating and managing a business. But there's still a common perception that ERP is a luxury—and a high-risk implementation. The key to successful implementation of an ERP system that will adapt to your needs is a strong ERP strategy. This report examines changing perceptions around ERP strategies, and how best-in-class companies develop and maintain them.

logistics strategy  Perceptions on ERP Strategy Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is designed to be the system of record for operating and managing a business. But there's still a common perception that ERP is a luxury—and a high-risk implementation. The key to successful implementation of an ERP system that will adapt to your needs is a strong ERP strategy. This report examines changing perceptions around ERP strategies, and how best-in-class companies develop and maintain them. Read More

Case Study: Phoenix Logistics, Inc.


In previous years, Arizona (US)-based aerospace manufacturer Phoenix Logistics, Inc. managed its low-volume, batch-manufacturing process with non-integrated manual and paper-based systems. Find out how implementing a new software-as-a-service (SaaS) enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution helped the company overcome significant problems with ordering, regulatory compliance, and document management.

logistics strategy  Study: Phoenix Logistics, Inc. In previous years, Arizona (US)-based aerospace manufacturer Phoenix Logistics, Inc. managed its low-volume, batch-manufacturing process with non-integrated manual and paper-based systems. Find out how implementing a new software-as-a-service (SaaS) enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution helped the company overcome significant problems with ordering, regulatory compliance, and document management. Read More

Understanding Reverse Logistics in Field Service Management


This white paper defines reverse logistics as it relates to aftermarket service, describes how it differs from forward logistics, and then discusses the difficulties inherent in selecting and using enterprise software to facilitate reverse logistics and repair processes including warranty repair, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) repair and handling return material authorizations (RMAs) from distributors. Download the paper.

logistics strategy  Reverse Logistics in Field Service Management This white paper defines reverse logistics as it relates to aftermarket service, describes how it differs from forward logistics, and then discusses the difficulties inherent in selecting and using enterprise software to facilitate reverse logistics and repair processes including warranty repair, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) repair and handling return material authorizations (RMAs) from distributors. Download the paper. Read More

How a Cloud Strategy Supports HR Transformation


Oracle VP of HCM Business Transformation Bertrand Dussert shares knowledge gained from consulting with Oracle’s global customers on the interplay among cloud technology, human resources (HR), and business strategy.

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