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Challenging the Competition: Mega-mergers and Supply Chain Technology
In theory, the Kmart-Sears merger could produce a new layer of competition to mega-retailers such as Wal-Mart. However, it needs more than just size to be

mega mrp  the Competition: Mega-mergers and Supply Chain Technology Market Impact In the face of the mega-retail stores, like Wal-Mart and Target , some of America's oldest retailers have joined forces to remain competitive. Late 2004, Kmart Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KMRT) and Sears , Roebuck and Co . (NASDAQ:S) signed a definitive agreement to merge. Following suit, Federated Department Stores , Inc. (NYSE:FD) and The May Department Stores Company (NYSE:MAY) announced February that they also entered Read More...
Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
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QAD Pulling through, Patiently but Passionately Part Three: Market Impact
QAD deserves admiration for its protracted innovativeness and endurance as the only assets it could muster as to compensate for limited resources compared to

mega mrp  (i.e., the market-leading over-evolved mega-suite vendors like SAP and Oracle) having humongous cash, R&D, sales and marketing resources, as well as global coverage and strong corporate-level financial and HR modules, but their implementations—due to complexity of overblown, spaghetti-like code—often come without benefits and with a risk (see What's Wrong With Application Software? Businesses Really Are Unique - One Size Can Never Fit All ). Another way to be all things to all people is to acquire a Read More...
PeopleSoft Gathers Manufacturing and SCM Wherewithal Part Three: The Manufacturing Industry
Even before the mega merger, PeopleSoft had already set it sights on a bigger manufacturing presence. PeopleSoft’s acquisition of mid-to-large ERP system

mega mrp  However, even before the mega merger PeopleSoft had already set it sights on a bigger manufacturing presence. First off, a year ago or so, PeopleSoft appointed Carol Ptak to head up its global manufacturing division. Ptak was the past president of APICS, high-profile manufacturing expert with a number of acclaimed published works, and the co-author of the bestselling book Necessary but Not Sufficient (with another recognized theory of constraints [TOC] guru E. Goldratt),. At its recent PeopleSoft Connect Read More...
Technology Enablers for the Lean Supply Chain
Transforming an enterprise to a lean supply chain requires both enabling technology and discipline. By following some specific guidelines to extend lean

mega mrp  an array of areas. Mega-ERP and platform vendors like SAP , Oracle , and Microsoft have built SCV and SCEM capabilities within their platforms. Traditional supply chain execution vendors like Manhattan Associates , RedPrairie , Provia , Irista , and HighJump Software have built integrated bolt-ons for SCV and SCEM. Other vendors specializing in edge data and event solutions are Savi Technologies and GlobeRanger . Finally, SeeCommerce has products focused on SCV, SCEM, and KPIs. Vertically-oriented IT In Read More...
Yes, We Have No Bananas: Consumer Goods Manufacturers Serve Demanding Customers
Consumer packaged goods manufacturers have to measure the most important metric of all: orders delivered on time, in full. To accomplish this requires

mega mrp  (see Challenging the Competition: Mega-mergers and Supply Chain Technology ). Because of the tight timescales involved, manufacturers have to interpret forecasts astutely in order to set the production processes in motion, and order entry has to be very closely coupled with forecasting, demand management, and manufacturing planning. In fact, since every major customer may have its own way of managing sales order entry, the supplier's enterprise resource planning (ERP) system must be sufficiently flexible Read More...
Case Study: Peerless Pump
Peerless Pump has been designing, engineering, and manufacturing pumps for more than 80 years. The company was basing component stock levels on historical data,

mega mrp  Study: Peerless Pump Demand Solutions Forecast Management opens up a whole new world for supply chain management - better demand planning, improved inventory planning and, ultimately, increased efficiency and profits. Source : Demand Solutions Resources Related to Case Study: Peerless Pump : Forecasting (Wikipedia) Case Study: Peerless Pump Forecast Accuracy is also known as : Forecasting , Calculating Forecast Accuracy , Demand Forecast Accuracy , Measure Forecast Accuracy , Review Forecasting Read More...
The Impact of Demand-Driven Technology in the SCM Market: IBS
The integration solutions market will be an interesting area of growth. IBS has an attractive offer for companies with complex and expensive business software

mega mrp  Impact of Demand-Driven Technology in the SCM Market: IBS Market Impact The Sweden-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) and supply chain management (SCM) provider International Business Systems (IBS) (XSSE IBS B), while currently not a uniformly well-known mid-market global vendor, seems to be poised to change that situation. As the ERP and SCM markets suffered throughout the dismal last several years, IBS also felt a pinch of flat revenues at nearly $350 million (USD), but remained mostly Read More...
Inventory Management Technology Strategies for Distribution
Inventory has been—and continues to be—the lifeblood of the distribution marketplace. While many companies are slow to adopt new strategies and technologies, a

mega mrp  Management Technology Strategies for Distribution Inventory Management Technology Strategies for Distribution If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Infor SCM’s Warehouse Management system solution enables you to see what inventory is or will be available, organize work and align resources and labor to satisfy customer requirements, and optimize fulfillment and distribution processes to ensure that products are Read More...
Trends Affecting Manufacturers and ERP Part Three: Four More Trends
The evolution of ERP systems has been driven by the emergence of new business practices and information technologies. These have been supported by the growing

mega mrp  Affecting Manufacturers and ERP Part Three: Four More Trends ERP and Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) Individual standalone IT applications for structured tasks have been reasonably easy to justify and implement in a specific functional area. Some examples are a computer aided design (CAD) system in design engineering, a statistical process control (SPC) application in quality management, and an automated material handling system in distribution. Efforts to link these stand-alone applications Read More...
Exact MAX ERP
Exact MAX helps you unlock the power of MRP with top-notch manufacturing software for food processors, medical device manufacturers and electronics

mega mrp  MAX ERP Exact MAX helps you unlock the power of MRP with top-notch manufacturing software for food processors, medical device manufacturers and electronics manufacturers.With powerful and flexible batch processing, part management, and production planning features, MAX is particularly well-adept at fulfilling the needs of contract service providers, but can also be successfully deployed in full-service manufacturing facilities. A user-friendly MRP manufacturing software solution that helps you manage Read More...
Pull vs Push: a Discussion of Lean, JIT, Flow, and Traditional MRP Part Two: Challenges and User Recommendations
While lean/flow leverages practices to stay ahead of actual demand, traditional approaches better coordinate secondary, back-office systems like accounting and

mega mrp  vs Push: a Discussion of Lean, JIT, Flow, and Traditional MRP Part Two: Challenges and User Recommendations Challenges Still, while some tout that flow manufacturing principles can be implemented successfully, regardless of the industry, type of manufacturing environment, or product volumes, the concept has not been everything to all people so far. It is still challenging or even unsuitable to use in a jobbing shop producing highly configure-to-order (CTO) or engineer-to-order (ETO) products with high Read More...
Case Study: AKG of America
AKG manufactures aluminum heat exchangers and other custom-engineered solutions for the construction, agricultural, mining, forestry, and other industries. AKG

mega mrp  Study: AKG of America AKG manufactures aluminum heat exchangers and other custom-engineered solutions for the construction, agricultural, mining, forestry, and other industries. AKG chose Infor Visual ERP for its advanced MRP and multisite support among other factors. Watch the video. Read More...
Business Basics: Unscrubbed Data Is Poisonous Data
Most business software system changes falter--if not fail--because of only a few root causes. Data quality is one of these root causes. The cost of high data

mega mrp  Basics: Unscrubbed Data Is Poisonous Data Introduction A manufacturing company experienced continually increasing overhead costs in its purchasing and materials departments. It also began to see increased inventory levels and production line delays. A consulting firm was brought in to analyze the company's materials management processes and the level of competence of its materials and procurement staff. After mapping the entire process, from the creation of a bill of materials through post-sales Read More...
Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting Software Evaluation and Selection Guide
Enterprise planning@budgeting, forecasting, and reporting@is a crucial component of financial management that contributes to companies’ success. However

mega mrp  Budgeting, and Forecasting Software Evaluation and Selection Guide Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting Software Evaluation and Selection Guide If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. IBM Cognos solutions for planning, budgeting and forecasting provide small and midsize businesses the same financial flexibility and insight enjoyed by finance organizations at the largest multinationals. Source : Cognos, an IBM Company Read More...
Jobscope Enterprise Edition
Jobscope software provides tools for online, real-time job costing for engineer-to-order (ETO) and make-to-order (MTO) manufacturers, as well as aviation

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