Framework for discovering supply chain complexity drivers
Supply chain complexity (SCC) arises when supply chains grow large in number of connection points, and the connectivity between these points is complicated. To ensure future operation, companies must eliminate non-value-adding complexities and streamline the business.
7 viewpoints on S&OP implementation
In theory, S&OP is really simple to implement, but due to cross-functional processes, involvement of different parts of the organisation and the need for IT support, it often turns out to be a difficult task to implement S&OP.
Keep the balance with 8 inventory management viewpoints
Many companies initiate projects on inventory optimisation, when inventories are too large and/or delivery performance is too low. All too often, companies face both challenges at the same time and, consequently, there is a need to find a balanced approach, where net working capital and delivery performance are equally in focus.