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Want to Improve Supply Chain Performance and Profitability?

by: Brad Huff, August 02, 2018

Acknowledge and Address the (Real) Root Cause of Your Supply Chain Data Silos In a well-optimized supply chain ecosystem, information flows in all directions, as well as to and from suppliers. Limitless access to this information, necessary to make critical business decisions, [...]

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Reality Check: Why It’s Impossible to Manage an Entire Supply Chain Using the ERP Alone

by: Anil Kodali, January 29, 2018

Why Every Supply Chain Function from Procurement to Accounts Payable Will Perform Better if You Have an ERP Orchestration Engine (i.e. true Supply Chain Orchestration Platform) ERPs claim to provide process orchestration. The problem is, if you are using more than one ERP to [...]

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Managing Suppliers Doesn’t Have to Be a Monumental (IT or Administrative) Task

by: Steve Rice, January 16, 2018

If you want to minimize supplier risk and maximize end-to-end supply chain efficiencies, you must first understand how to make the right technology connections. When you think about supplier relationship management, do you think about how many phone calls, emails or other [...]

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Contrary to Reality, Supply Chain Collaboration Shouldn’t Be Complicated

by: Brad Huff, December 19, 2017

Every supply chain can benefit from an orchestration platform that provides the following capabilities: Multiple integration options to directly connect your business systems with your external suppliers; A workflow and messaging engine that can map to your existing business [...]

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Things Aren’t Always as They Appear in Today’s Supply Chain: The Direct Correlation Between the Accuracy of Your Mobile Data Inputs and Your Plant’s Outputs

by: Gomathy Puliyadi, November 08, 2017

It’s a well-known fact that “visibility” governs your entire supply chain operation from the plant floor to the warehouse and distribution center; really, all the way to the end customer. That is because “visibility” is what enables you to sense problems and take [...]

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