The TEC Vendor Challenge was in full swing last week, with 2 days' worth of vendor demonstrations from Epicor, IBS, Infor, Microsoft, NetSuite, SAP, and VAI, as well as presentations and dynamic discussions. Part 1 of this series ran down the highlights on how disruptive innovations are changing the landscape of the wholesale distribution industry. This post recaps the panel presentation.
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fulfillment, and tracking; and returns management. Jonathan talked about supply chain maturity in terms of supply chain integration—data, information, and business processes—and about the importance of maturing from an internal focus to more integration with business partners. Three case studies that Jonathan presented highlighted insights around ERP integration, real-time visibility, continually updated product data, supplier management, transportation optimization, and value-added reverse logistics