Supplier Relationship Management

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The ability for an enterprise to effectively source, procure, and manage its spend must keep pace with the demand for promptness and compliance in supplier relationship management (SRM).
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In the automotive industry, purchasing has become a critical business component. Some experts estimate that a 4 percent reduction in sourcing costs can add as much to profits as a 10 percent increase in sales. With intense global competition putting constant pressure on vehicle prices, many companies see improved sourcing and procurement as key to increasing margins, profits, and competitiveness.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Purchasing Management, Strategic Sourcing Solutions, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), SAP, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
SAP Best Practices for Automotive comprise preconfigured business scenarios that cover the most important requirements of the automotive supplier industry, including enterprise resource planning (ERP), supplier relationship management (SRM), and a business information warehouse (BW).
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Manufacturing Management, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), SAP, Information, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services, Manufacturing, Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Designed for the IBM System i and iSeries platforms, Inovis? BizManager400 provides secure managed file transfer of critical business documents like purchase orders, advance ship notices, and invoices. BizManager400can also serve as a single business-to-business (B2B) gateway for trading partner connectivity, community management, integrated mapping, and integration. Find out about the key capabilities of BizManager400.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Managed Data Network Services, Middleware, Security, Time, Billing, and Invoicing, Inovis
Nowadays, it?s easy to spend nearly as much time trying to make the pieces of your supply chain work together as you actually spend working. Managing disparate systems and solving communication issues create challenges that keep your business-to-business (B2B) solutions from working in sync. Find out how integrating the technology, business processes, and communication of your entire business community can help.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Business Process Automation, Business-to-Business Web Sales, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Order Management, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Trading Partner Management, Workflow Automation, Inovis
Developing a core competency in global sourcing is one of the critical business initiatives for retailers and channel masters. By understanding exactly how global sourcing strategies impact margins, retailers can develop creative product categories that push margins and profit higher. What do you need to master global sourcing techniques? What technologies should you use? Find out, with the five stages of global sourcing.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Direct Material Sourcing (DMS), Global Logistics Solution (GLS), International Trade Logistics (ITL), Order Management, Strategic Sourcing Solutions, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), TradeStone Software
Deutsche Woolworth has been in business for over 75 years. After splitting off from its American parent company, the company?s restructuring efforts focused on purchasing processes. It was discovered that there was no purchase planning in place, and no visibility into shipments and goods en route from suppliers. The company deployed a solution that reduced inventory levels by up to 90 percent. Find out how.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Direct Material Sourcing (DMS), Inventory Analysis and Planning, Strategic Sourcing Solutions, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Event Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), TradeStone Software, Retail Trade
Rapid growth plus the need to continually offer new seasonal products led American Eagle to replace its old sourcing and order management systems while unifying product design, sourcing, and merchant processes. The company didn?t want to completely replace its legacy solution, however; it was important that its global supplier base adopt the solution too. Learn about the Web-based sourcing solution the company chose.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Order Management, Strategic Sourcing Solutions, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), TradeStone Software, Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores, Retail Trade
The current market is asking retailers some difficult questions?ones their existing processes and tools can?t answer. It takes a mix of science, retail intelligence, and merchandising art to ensure that every store in a supply chain carries the right inventory, while maintaining a high service level and market share. Learn how to better respond to the demands of consumers and rationalize your assortment at a local level.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS), Business-to-Business Web Sales, Business-to-Consumer Web Sales, Demand Management, E-commerce, Electronic Marketplace, Forcasting and Planning, Inventory Analysis and Planning, Inventory Management, Marketing Automation, Order Management, Shopping Cart and Point of Sale (POS), Spend Management, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Supply Chain Optimization, Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) Replenishment, Quantum Retail, Retail trade (except motor vehicle and motorcycle); personal and household goods repair, Retail trade not in stores
To succeed, wholesale distributors must respond quickly to customers? expectations of high-quality, differentiated services. Good supplier relationships are crucial, too. Operational excellence and information transparency are key to keeping these important relationships running smoothly. Find out about solutions that can help you improve transparency and coordination, and also streamline inventory management.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Warehouse Management System (WMS), SAP
Staples Brand Group (SBG), the group responsible for products carrying the Staples brand name, offers a wide range of products, from items as simple as pencil leads to complex products such as ergonomic office chairs. Learn about the solutions SBG uses to drive global sourcing, track costs and shipments, and achieve the lowest possible product costs with 99 percent on-time deliveries across global suppliers and customers.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Costing/Part Definition, Import and Export Management, International Trade Logistics (ITL), Order Management, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Arigo
GNX Supplier Performance Management is a web-based application that enables companies to establish, track and report performance metrics for a large supplier base, with a collaborative platform to proactively resolve and avoid problems.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Agentrics, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services, Retail Trade
Provide suppliers with simple, motivational tools that help them proactively improve their own performance, and engage in collaborative work processes to jointly resolve issues as they arise.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Agentrics, Food and Beverage Stores, Retail Trade
Tighten and speed up the manufacturing supply chain to better align raw Materials inventory levels with production plans, and reduce inventory and administrative costs.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), Agentrics, Manufacturing, Retail Trade
Procurement organizations have been running electronic reverse auctions for years. Nevertheless, the use of auctions has not yet reached full potential. We?ve all heard the objections?and every objection stems from valid concerns. However, if your goal is to conduct fair and open competition among your supply base, reverse auctions can be an effective tool for bringing transparency to sourcing.
Related to Supplier Relationship Management: Strategic Sourcing Solutions, Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), SAP, Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
 
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