Part 1 of this blog series talked about my attendance of the APICS 2009 international conference in Toronto, Canada in early October. I attended few education sessions, as my conference visit focused more on exploring the expo floor and talking to the exhibitors.
My overwhelming impression from the conference's expo floor was that its main value proposition this year revolved around the flavors
implementing regional partners program
standpoint, the benefits of implementing S&OP include increased supply chain visibility, improved customer service, and a better balance among demand, capacity and profitability across the enterprise. Taken together, these factors can add up to significant improvements in overall business performance. Therefore, dear readers, what are your views, comments, opinions, etc. about the abovementioned vendors’ moves and about the S&OP software and services market in general? We would also be interested in