Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks. Let alone days, and certainly not hours. This Buyer's Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization. It presents the findings of a recent network maturity quiz carried out among dozens of supply chain professionals and draws on Supply Chain Insights' research findings on this topic.
There's no doubt that if you aren't running a well-oiled Sales & Operations Planning process with the added benefits of sophisticated supply chain analytics & optimization - you are leaving major revenue and margin opportunities on the table. Our Buyer's Guide to S&OP addresses what you should look for in supportive technologies to get more value from your S&OP process using analytics.
With rising digitalization, supply chain teams are realizing that they need to be agile and less dependent on external resources and IT to drive innovation. Developing new supply chain models and apps is necessary when their changing business reality demands it. The key to achieve this is supply chain self-enablement. This guide unpacks the 3 pillars of supply chain self-enablement and how they translate into successful supply chain transformation.
AIMMS is pleased to present this Supply Chain Network Design Industry report with independent research carried out by Supply Chain Insights. The report delves into the benefits of SCND as a process and what companies are looking for and struggling with when it comes to supportive technologies.
The chemical industry is facing some powerful changes that are directly impacting your revenues and margins. Growing global competition, industry consolidation and raw material price volatility are just a few of the rising pressures you face. You may be focused on improving your supply chain, but are you still relying on legacy systems or spreadsheets to manage your sales and operations planning? The truth is you can't expect significantly better results without powerful analytics. Find out why in our Tip Sheet.