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Identifying the ROI of a Software Application for SCM Part 1: We Need To Know Now
If you are not experiencing organizational stress in some of the areas where the benefits may occur, then perhaps a decision to invest in supply chain

track forecast accuracy scm  Planning    If you track the accuracy of your forecasts, then you have some idea whether or not your company anticipates marketplace requirements well. However, you must look beyond the aggregate annual revenue projection. To understand the impact of demand planning on operations, it must be examined at a level that can be executed. In other words, are you accurately anticipating the requirements for parts, people and processing at a fairly detailed level? If significant forecast misses regularly Read More
ChemicalsWorld.com Debuts On The Web
ChemicalsWorld.com, a new Internet marketplace offering value-added services for users in the chemicals industry makes its debut.

track forecast accuracy scm  optimize inventory deployment, and track orders and shipments. Part of the difficulty lies in the novelty of performing mission critical activities over the web and the hype surrounding the benefits that can be achieved. Market Impact The scope and ambition of ChemicalsWorld eclipses that of ProcessCity.com, Aspen Technology''s venture for the process industry launched just three months ago. ProcessCity has a wider industry focus than ChemicalsWorld, but does not attempt to offer a business-to-business Read More
Demand Planning: Optimizing Operations across the Supply Chain
Demand planning applications can help manufacturers establish baseline sales forecasts and perform analysis to improve resource usage. They can also help

track forecast accuracy scm  distribution plans accordingly. We track our forecast accuracy, so that we can see a forecast wandering out of the norm, says the director of production planning and forecasting at a large packaged foods manufacturer. We want to know exactly the number of weeks we are above or below a certain accuracy level in our forecast. That way, we build up a consistent trend of error. Granted, this food manufacturer has a special business need to minimize the amount of product lost due to expiration at Read More
Optiant Going to a (Much) Better Place: Logility - Part 2
Part 1 of this series analyzed the late-March acquisition of long struggling inventory optimization (IO) provider Optiant by long well-performing supply chain

track forecast accuracy scm  set up metrics that track the pulse of the business and  alert notifications  that prioritize work. Some examples of user-configured  key performance indicators (KPIs)  are  mean absolute percentage error (MAPE)  and inventory turns, while exception criteria could be if orders exceed forecast or if the inventory level gets below safety stock. Users may have multiple profiles (roles) with relevant KPIs and alerts, such as budget planning, forecast monitoring, S&OP, and so on. Value Chain Read More
Identifying the ROI of a Software Application for SCM Part 3: Performing the Data Analysis
By using software tools that help you forecast and work together with others inside your organization, and even with your customers, the forecasts may become

track forecast accuracy scm  procedure in place to track premium shipments that are paid by your company by reason code. Take the premium freight that is caused by bad forecasts to the bottom line. Then, since you made an assumption that forecasts could be 50% more accurate, you will need to perform some sensitivity analysis. Vary the 50% and see what the results tell you. This kind of simulation model can be created with a spreadsheet tool. Data Analysis Challenge Summary    Borrowing the Pareto and Ishikawa tools from TQM Read More
Why Manufacturers Need to Finally Get on Track with Business Intelligence (BI)
More manufacturers would implement a business intelligence (BI) solution if they understood the true value BI brings to the organization. In this podcast, TEC

track forecast accuracy scm  to Finally Get on Track with Business Intelligence (BI) More manufacturers would implement a business intelligence (BI) solution if they understood the true value BI brings to the organization. In this podcast, TEC analyst Lyndsay Wise sits down with Robert Abate, RCG IT’s principal consultant, to discuss why manufacturers should turn to BI to boost efficiencies and return on investment (ROI), and how to optimize a BI implementation. Read More
J.D. Edwards Saved By SCM, Narrowly, And Only For Now
On March 5, J.D. Edwards reported financial results for Q1 2001. Although the company posted a symbolic profit, the revenue decline begs the question why the

track forecast accuracy scm  leader with a solid track record of driving strong revenue and profit growth. Wyatt is a strategic marketing executive with many years of experience with technology companies. Market Impact In contrast to its main competitors that have mostly blossomed during the last quarter, J.D. Edwards'' revival has all but stalled. We only partly subscribe to management''s attempt to attribute the lack of progress to poor sales & marketing execution as well as to service & support issues. The last 18 months have been Read More
ERP and SCM Implementations Part Two: Interfaces and Priorities
To a large extent, software packages do work out of the box. Packages that do not perform perfectly or as users would expect is when dissatisfaction arises

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Developing a Company-wide Talent Management System to Track and Analyze the Progress of Online Learn
The South African retail bank Capitec needed to comply with new legislation on lending policies and track learning activities across bank branches, etc. So

track forecast accuracy scm  Talent Management System to Track and Analyze the Progress of Online Learn The South African retail bank Capitec needed to comply with new legislation on lending policies and track learning activities across bank branches, etc. So, Capitec, with SumTotal® partner LR Learning Solutions, launched a companywide talent management program dubbed “e-village” based on the SumTotal Learning Management solution that delivers, tracks, and analyzes the progress of online learning. Read about the benefits. Read More
3 Critical Considerations When Choosing Your SCM Solution
SCM software selection is a tricky and painful activity for most companies. Why? Despite the plethora of solutions currently available, it may be hard to find

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Supply Chain Management (SCM) Software Evaluation Report
Criteria in this Software Evaluation Report pertain to managing supplier, manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, and customer business processes. Addressing demand

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Furniture Manufacturer Improves Inventory Accuracy by 85 Percent with RFID-capable WMS
Fraenkel Company is an employee-owned manufacturing distributor of household furniture and related products and services. The company created a sophisticated in

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E2open Buys icon-scm, Makes Waves in Supply Chain Space
E2open and icon-scm have just combined to create a collaborative planning and execution software stalwart, enabling brand owners and their trading partners to

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