Inventory Management

Management and optimization of inventory placement, including raw materials, WIP, and finished goods. Including network-wide/multi-enterprise inventory management.

Quantifying the Value of Blockchain-Based Supply Chain Networks—Part Five

Pharmaceutical manufacturers can realize value by carefully and methodically reducing inventory, reducing the amount of drugs that expire, and reducing counterfeits in their supply chain, all by using a supply chain network solution. Here we describe the mechanisms and estimate the value of those improvements.

Agile Inventory Management: Part Three – Inventory Management Strategies

Successful lean inventory strategies depend on moving the efficient frontier in service-level<—>inventory-level tradeoffs, to simultaneously improve service levels and reduce inventory levels. Here we discuss what capabilities are needed to make that happen. We also touch on management of spare parts inventory, multi-echelon networks, and real-world constraints.

Manhattan Momentum in Supply Chain and Stores

At Manhattan’s annual Momentum conference, we saw the fruits of years of architectural investments, culminating in their ‘Manhattan Active™ Solutions.’ As well, their continued progress to a complete, unified store solutions footprint, integrated with the supply chain backend, strengthening their position as a leader in the dynamic and hotly contested bricks and mortar retail/omni-channel space.

E2open Merges with Steelwedge: Demand/Supply Network Meets S&OP

E2open recently announced their merger with Steelwedge. This brings together a synergistic combination of E2open’s multi-enterprise trading partner network, including its rich demand- and supply-side supply chain applications, with Steelwedge’s leading S&OP/IBP capabilities.

Supply Chain Networks Are More Than Technology

Networks have been the focus on a revival in technology architecture for the last five years in supply chains. But not all networks are the same. The business partnerships and processes that are catalyzed by these federated models, create a profound path to business value.

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