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How to Solve Your Warehouse Woes
Today’s manufacturers and distributors are under immense pressure to ensure their warehouse and supply chain activities are continually operating at peak

reason to review scm components  to Effective Warehouse Management—Within Reason That said, one of the biggest problems most businesses have today is an inability to access real-time data. What many manufacturers and distributors lack is a central repository for storing their global supply chain data. Without proper access to real-time inventory updates, it is virtually impossible to accurately determine inventory levels. Total transparency throughout every department is essential; the best way to achieve this is to use the same Read More

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SAP Support of the Health Care Supply Chain’s Ongoing Effort to Ensure Patient Safety and Drive Business Value
Electronic product code information services (EPCIS) is a standard mechanism for inter-company collaboration and data sharing, which can enable health care

reason to review scm components  was charged. For this reason, the SAP Object Event Repository is not a stand-alone EPCIS, but is designed to integrate with back-end business systems through pre-defined links and through a set of enterprise services that will enable these new applications. Conclusion The industry owes thanks to the Center for Healthcare Supply Chain Research for providing a Blueprint that will help meet short-term needs while providing a long-term vision that will provide substantial business value. The SAP Read More
How Successful ERP Selections Are Made
How can you ensure that you make the right choice when purchasing enterprise resource planning (ERP) software? The answer: take all the critical components into

reason to review scm components  referral list for a reason. A vendor is not going to give you the names of the problem customers and will most likely provide for only the number you ask. You just need two customers to talk to? You will just get two. Try asking for ten or more. Check the customer website for case studies, quotes, customers in the news, etc&8230; Look those customers up on the internet and call them yourself. Be specific with whom you prefer to talk. For example, ask for any referrals from customers who previously used Read More
Planning and Forecasting: Use Continuous Planning and Rolling Forecasts to Support Adaptive Management
Change may be the only constant in business. But why do so many companies lock themselves into a rigid system of annual plans, budgets, and targets that make

reason to review scm components  manage, there is no reason why forecasts should take longer than a few days. However, in a fast-changing, capital-intensive business, where forecasts are used to make key decisions about capacity requirements often involving significant capital sums, forecasts can take longer. BASE FORECASTS ON A FEW KEY DRIVERS, NOT MASSES OF DETAIL In adaptive organizations, the forecasting process is relevant and fast. It covers the important figures only. Orders, sales, margins, costs, and capital expenditure are Read More
From Manufacturing to Distribution: The Evolution of ERP in Our New Global Economy
Because manufacturers are now competing globally, they have shifted production to developing countries where cost of labor and resources is low. Software

reason to review scm components  indicated industry. The main reason for this huge manufacturing shift is the increasing operating costs of production in industrialized countries. These rising costs are forcing manufacturers to move their production to developing nations because of the low cost of labor in these countries. This includes Asian countries (such as China and Indonesia) as well as Eastern European countries (such as the Czech Republic and Slovakia). Figure 1 illustrates the number of workers (in percentages) in specified Read More
HSIA: From Problem to Profit-An Introduction to Internet Bandwidth Management for Hospitality Managers
High-speed Internet access (HSIA) has become a key technology asset for many hospitality providers around the world. But as a widely regarded bottom-line

reason to review scm components  From Problem to Profit-An Introduction to Internet Bandwidth Management for Hospitality Managers High-speed Internet access (HSIA) has become a key technology asset for many hospitality providers around the world. But as a widely regarded bottom-line impacting resource, HSIA must be properly managed in order to prevent negative impacts on a facility’s revenue. Learn how to create a strong, winning HSIA strategy that will increase your guest satisfaction and secure recurring revenue well into the Read More
How to Use Talent Supply Chain Management to Overcome Challenges in the Professional Services Market
Professional service providers are starting to apply supply chain management concepts to their strategies for hiring and retaining talent. Adapting to market

reason to review scm components  to Use Talent Supply Chain Management to Overcome Challenges in the Professional Services Market Professional service providers are starting to apply supply chain management concepts to their strategies for hiring and retaining talent. Adapting to market demands such as globalization and a more sophisticated client base means human resources departments need a complete and integrated process of talent management. But hiring and keeping top talent can also help you increase revenues and increase client Read More
SAP Invited to White House to Showcase Consumer Innovation in Advancing Public Safety
The White House invited SAP to demonstrate the capabilities of Recall Plus, a product designed to

reason to review scm components  Invited to White House to Showcase Consumer Innovation in Advancing Public Safety The White House invited  SAP to demonstrate  the capabilities of Recall Plus, a product designed to catch a recall on kids' products or food with undeclared allergens . Recently, Washington officials encouraged the development of technological products that help enhance public safety. Recall Plus makes public safety information available to the public in a timely fashion, ensuring that consumers are advised about Read More
Taking Collaboration to the Next Level: Moving from Your Document-centric Enterprise 1.0 to the People-centric World of Enterprise 2.0
It would be a mistake to think that Web 2.0 is all about technology—and similarly so for Enterprise 2.0. But it would also be a mistake to dismiss the

reason to review scm components  Collaboration to the Next Level: Moving from Your Document-centric Enterprise 1.0 to the People-centric World of Enterprise 2.0 It would be a mistake to think that Web 2.0 is all about technology—and similarly so for Enterprise 2.0. But it would also be a mistake to dismiss the technology altogether. The selection and implementation of enterprise social software solutions and real-time collaboration solutions requires careful thought, consideration, and planning. Find out more, in this IBM white Read More
Using SumTotal Systems to Build a Structured Approach to Learning and Development
Murray Metals Group, an independent UK-based metal business, needed to develop a structured approach to learning across the organization and build a consistent

reason to review scm components  SumTotal Systems to Build a Structured Approach to Learning and Development Murray Metals Group, an independent UK-based metal business, needed to develop a structured approach to learning across the organization and build a consistent learning program across all 20 geographical locations. Murray Metals Group chose SumTotal® Learning Management to act as a central learning management resource, thereby successfully establishing a learning and development capability within the organization. See how. Read More
From Local to Hosted: The Story of One Company’s Migration to On-demand ERP
Here’s the inside story on how an international manufacturer using a traditional, local enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution shifted gears to end up with

reason to review scm components  Local to Hosted: The Story of One Company’s Migration to On-demand ERP Here’s the inside story on how an international manufacturer using a traditional, local enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution shifted gears to end up with an on-demand, remotely hosted ERP system. It wasn’t the change the company originally intended, but the benefits proved too overwhelming to resist. Read More
How to Respond Faster to Customer Feedback
What’s the best way to know if your customers are satisfied? Simply ask them. Conducting customer surveys without the right tools, however, can demand a lot of

reason to review scm components  to Respond Faster to Customer Feedback What’s the best way to know if your customers are satisfied? Simply ask them. Conducting customer surveys without the right tools, however, can demand a lot of staff time to manage and analyze the results. Indeed, response time can make the difference between keeping customers and losing them. One way to respond faster to customer issues—and save time and effort—is by investing in an automated customer feedback system. Read More
Expand Accelerators Datasheet: How to Use WAN Optimization to Solve the Server Consolidation Challenge
Delivering access to applications over the wide area networks (WANs) is now an essential aspect of any IT strategy to reduce total cost of ownership and improve

reason to review scm components  Accelerators Datasheet: How to Use WAN Optimization to Solve the Server Consolidation Challenge Delivering access to applications over the wide area networks (WANs) is now an essential aspect of any IT strategy to reduce total cost of ownership and improve return on investment. For example, server-based computing and server consolidation strategies can remove servers out of the branch offices to consolidate and centralize them in the data center, usually based on a virtualization infrastructure. Read More
Putting “Big Company” Strategies to Work for Small to Midsized Businesses
In today’s economy, small businesses’ primary differentiator is service. If systems are down, then customer service levels are down too, ultimately hurting the

reason to review scm components  “Big Company” Strategies to Work for Small to Midsized Businesses In today’s economy, small businesses’ primary differentiator is service. If systems are down, then customer service levels are down too, ultimately hurting the business and the bottom line. This can make giving up control over critical IT systems daunting. However, surveys show that 55 percent of large companies plan to increase their IT spending with external service providers. Find out what they know that you don’t. Read More
Best Software Delivers More Insights To Its Partners (As Well As To The Market) Part Three: Market Impact
With Best having already captured a lion's share of the market estimated to consist of several millions of small enterprises or ~$14 billion in revenue

reason to review scm components  Microsoft parent). A great reason for this would be Best's prudent strategy of acquiring complementary products that lend themselves to cross-selling (e.g., FAS and ACT! to Peachtree customers, or Abra, FAS and SalesLogix to MAS customers) and upward migration (e.g., from Peachtree to MAS 90 to MAS 500). To be fair, MBS has the PWA Group , FRx and Forestar products somewhere in its fold through the former Great Plains ' acquisition of these respective human resources (HR), financial Read More

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