Tag: Supply chain planning

Three Mistakes Teams Need to Avoid in Selecting Supply Chain Planning

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Mistakes happen. Supply chain planning user satisfaction is a flip of the coin. Satisfaction is low: one in two supply chain planning...

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Is a Customer-Centric Strategy the Same as Demand-Driven? Outside-In?

customer-centric supply chains, Demand, demand driven

It was an early morning. I cradled my cup of tea in my hand.  It had been a long night. However, I had little time to be tired. The client...

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No Easter Bunny?

Demand driven • 4 Comments

Dear Supply Chain Leader, Today, sitting in my seat in 11K on a Cathay Pacific flight between Hong Kong and Boston, I want to report that...

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S&OP Effectiveness: Recommendations to Make the Leap

Demand, Demand driven, Inventory Management, Sales and Operations Planning

It is a beautiful fall day in Philadelphia. This afternoon I put the finishing touches on a new report, “What Is the Value...

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Five Reflections From Supply Chain Planning Benchmarking

Demand, Supply Chain, Supply chain excellence, Supply Chain Excellence, Supply chain planning

Benchmarking is a measurement of the quality of an organization’s policies, products, programs or strategies against standard...

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Seven Mistakes to Avoid in Sales and Operations Planning

Demand, Sales and Operations Planning, Uncategorized • One Comment

Definition of a Mistake: An action or judgment that is misguided or wrong. Synonyms: Error, fault, blunder, oversight, miscalculation or a...

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