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Controlling Complex Trade Promotion Management Issues For Suppliers To The Retail Chains
Almost $75 billion (USD) is spend on trade and promotion funds every year. Unfortunately most enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are not equiped to

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Trade Promotion: Taming the Bear


Survey says: trade promotion spending is up, but the majority of consumer package goods (CPG) companies aren’t spending wisely. Reuse of same old seasonal promotions, supply not meeting demand, and invoice errors also contribute to a decreased return on investment (ROI). Trade promotion management (TPM) can provide visibility into the life cycle of each promotion—so you can provide better service to your customers.

tpm  (ROI). Trade promotion management (TPM) can provide visibility into the life cycle of each promotion—so you can provide better service to your customers. Read More

Six Success Factors for Building a Best-run Marketing Organization


To address evolving market demands, companies must take new approaches to marketing activities and integrate all company functions. Customer relationship management (CRM) can empower your marketing organization to support growth and demonstrate value to customers. Find out six factors that can allow your company’s marketing team to make intelligent decisions and drive effective end-to-end marketing processes.

tpm  to the fact that TPM at its core integrates sales, marketing, and other processes - might incorporate technology supporting the following areas: The logistics and purchasing organizations (to guarantee product availability for a demand surge) Distributors and retailers (to minimize stock-outs) R & D (so that feedback from the market is quickly built into new product plans) Investor relations (to ensure that anticipated growth is appropriately communicated to Wall Street) Increase Marketing Accountability Read More

Fatal Flaws in ERP Software Create Opportunity for Niche Software in CPG Companies


ERP software may fail to meet critical business requirements. When companies find that their ERP doesn't meet all of their business requirements, they should investigate niche software vendors who are focused on fixing fatal flaws. This paper discusses one of the potential fatal flaw areas in the CPG industry.

tpm  of trade promotion management (TPM) software observes that, Generic software does not meet the unique needs of CPG. Food is different than hardware, and within food, retail and foodservice are different. As a result there are significant differences in the functional requirements for CPG/TPM software . Companies that have identified a fatal flaw in their ERP usually have very specific requirements for the functionality they need. Dean Abrams, the Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing for Read More

Magic Quadrant for B2B Gateway Providers


Business-to-business (B2B) gateway solutions have matured to the point where they can support a wide range of projects. However, there are still functional differences—including product maturity, service-oriented architecture (SOA) enablement, architectural coherence, and community management—among competing solutions. Find out who the leaders, challengers, visionaries, and niche players are in the B2B gateway market.

tpm  automotive industry). Cyclone s powerful TPM has been integrated into Axway s main family of products (Synchrony), which has been further enriched by a BPM package and is now service-based, and supports multitenancy (Axway partners with HP in North America for IaaS, and with Atos Origin in Europe for IaaS and B2B project outsourcing). Axway has based strong growth on the widening of its product offerings and client base in other geographies or vertical industries. However, Axway is still struggling with Read More

Use CMMS to Improve PdM Performance


Companies that have moved from a highly reactive environment to a more planned one notice significant improvement. A computer maintenance management system (CMMS) or an enterprise asset management (EAM) is a useful tool to create a planned environment, help build accurate equipment history, and develop comprehensive analysis capability. Reprinted with permission from Plant Engineering and Maintenance magazine.

tpm   and total productive maintenance (TPM). However, there's no mistaking the underlying issues: companies need to become better at operating a more stable, planned, and predictable maintenance environment at minimal cost. Although the figures vary, most maintenance managers would agree they don't like playing the role of firefighter with as many as 40 to 80 percent of requests for maintenance services unplanned or even emergencies. There's much debate on the subject, but it appears that a reasonable target Read More

Lean Maintenance-Does It Impact Reliability? Lessons Learned and Best Practices


The main cause of lean maintenance failure is that companies fail to focus on asset reliability. The reliability approach to capacity, which includes risk prioritization analyses of assets, can help a company achieve lean success.

tpm  through total productive maintenance (TPM) practices. It uses maintenance strategies developed through the application of reliability centered maintenance (RCM) decision logic and is practiced by empowered (self-directed) action teams using the 5S process, weekly Kaizen improvement events, and autonomous maintenance. Multi-skilled, technician-performed maintenance is also done through the committed use of a work order system and computer managed maintenance system (CMMS) or enterprise asset management Read More

PeopleSoft Building Muscles To Overcome The Rough Patch Part 2: Market Impact


With a large investment in architecture made early, PeopleSoft has so far resisted the downturn in the market and has gained ground by making its core applications a compelling choice. However, the company has tempted the fate with touting that its product architecture would make it bulletproof to the weak economy, making the market reward it at that stage for being the poster child of a success in the tough environment. One should not be surprised with the market’s harsh knee-jerk reprisal once the pure-Internet magic was dented with the latest tamed results.

tpm  and Trading Partner Management (TPM) Next generation Enterprise Portal CRM solutions for Government, Insurance, Energy, and High Technology Alliances Vigilance Supply Chain Event Management Agile Software Company Comprehensive Product Life Cycle Management Financial Results This is Part Two of a four-part report on recent PeopleSoft announcements. Parts One detailed the announcements. This part and Part Three will discuss the Market Impact of these announcements and Part Four will make User Read More

Reflections on Lean Philosophy and the Theory of Constraints


The theory of constraints (TOC) is similar to, yet different from, the lean philosophy. TOC focuses on optimizing production through critical bottlenecks in order to meet market demand.

tpm  integrated total productive maintenance (TPM) solution or analytic solution to support the quest for perfection, should be looked upon favorably. This concludes Part Seven of a seven part note entitled Lean Manufacturing: A Primer. Read More

The Impact of the 'Assembler Strategy' in the Enterprise Applications Field


Infor's latest acquisitions and vertically-focused "assembler strategy" are furthering its goal to be number three (after SAP and Oracle) in the world of enterprise resource planning vendors.

tpm   and total productive maintenance (TPM), the asset maintenance function has been receiving increasing attention lately within enterprises, and has been elevated above the role of an expense department. However, as long as maintenance remains within the realm of separate enterprise asset management/ computerized maintenance management system (EAM/CMMS) software, management will be missing some mission-critical parts of the big picture its enterprise application system aims to present. While CMMS and EAM Read More