Iron Sustainability into All Tiers of Your Apparel Supply Chain


9 critical tips for increasing supply chain sustainability in the apparel industry. Key Takeaways. Sustainability is good for the environment, workers, and your bottom line. Building sustainability into the apparel supply chain requires working with both first-tier and lower-tier suppliers.

Your Supply Chain Deserves More than ERP


Will your ERP accommodate your complex supply chain planning requirements? This is a big question executives have been faced with over the last year as resilience and sustainability have become increasingly important.


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The Business Case for Building Sustainable Supply Chains


Sustainable supply chains aren’t just better for the world; they also grow long-term value for your business. A sustainable supply chain doesn’t just have a positive impact on the world. It’s also good for business and helps to support long-term growth.

3 Ways Integrated Business Planning Drives Organizational Collaboration


Organizational collaboration. It’s no cakewalk – at least, not in the context of integrated business planning (IBP).

Supply Chain Planning Value Matrix 2021

Holistically analyze your value chain for a resilient supply chain, even in times of crisis. Discover more about why the CCH® Tagetik Supply Chain Planning solution was named a leader in the Nucleus Research Supply Chain Planning Value Matrix 2021 report.

The Benefits of What-If Analysis for Durable Goods Companies


Make better inventory management decisions and gain a deeper understanding of your customers by solving for “what if?”. For durable goods companies, what-if analysis is a valuable tool helping to meet service goals while staying on budget or even improving the financial picture overall.

8 Reasons Why Companies Choose Logility for Their Supply Chain Operations


Agility and speed are on every supply chain executive’s mind. But their well-placed concerns are much more than a reaction to recent shocks in supply disruptions, demand fluctuations, changing customer preferences and unpredictable market conditions.

How Integrated Business Planning Enables Operational Excellence


Based on thousands of discussions with Logility customers and prospects, we know many supply chain industry professionals are willing to grant that integrated business planning (IBP) and operational excellence are not synonymous.

Take the Guesswork Out of Order Promising


How much time, effort, and estimation goes into figuring out how much product is available for your sales team to promise? Reduce the workload and improve accuracy with automated order promising. Sales success relies on a seamless order process.

Powering the Sustainable Enterprise with Supply Chain Innovation


In our latest release, Logility has doubled down on technology developments to ensure sustainable, ethical practices that support brand integrity and corporate responsibility.

Transforming Supply Chains for Higher Performance and Resiliency

Today, just 8% of companies have the digital maturity required to achieve resilience and mitigate supply chain disruptions, as per a new HBR Analytic Services - GEP study. What can enterprises do to accelerate digital transformation? Read the full report now to find out!

Do Your Suppliers Operate Sustainably?


Stricter regulations and changing market conditions mean ensuring supplier sustainability is a crucial step in building more resilient, sustainable supply chains. In December 2020, the US Customs and Border Protection issued a detention order on cotton products sourced from some parts of China.

10 Steps to Sustainable Supply Chain Management


A plan for achieving truly sustainable supply chain management — from the capabilities you’ll need, to the policies you should put in place, to the systems that will help you achieve it. .

Have you Explored the Business Implications of Import Bans?


On January 13, 2021 the United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) expanded the blanket Withhold Release Order (WRO) initially issued on December 2, 2020 and will detain all shipments containing cotton, cotton products and tomato products originating from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR).

How Can Integrated Business Planning Evaluate the Overall Health of your Enterprise?


At the forefront of every change and disruption is an operations function, stretching beyond the day to day to redefine a company’s position for growth. Inventory buffers are recalculated and reallocated to fend off unnecessary regional shortages and surpluses.

Is Digital Procurement Transformation Delivering on the Promise?

Is your digital transformation working, or is it still a work in progress? Download this report, from a GEP-sponsored survey from ISM, to check your performance and see how your peers are reaching their transformation goals.

To be an Industry Leader, Bridge the Gap Between Strategy and Execution


Execution of S&OP through a sales and operations execution process is what sets top brands apart. Business planning is, of course, essential, but the real proof is in the execution.

Scenario Planning: Predict What-Ifs and Disrupt Them with Integrated, Continuous Planning


Competing in an environment of constant change is always a challenge. But when businesses have no idea what will happen next, or when, the sheer scale and risk of operational upheaval escalates – leaving little to no room for error and delay.

What Can You Do to Ensure Your Supply Chain Stays Compliant?


Know your vendors and apply consistent policies and procedures. Compliance is an ongoing challenge for businesses today. True corporate responsibility involves more than just your products and internal operations; it’s incumbent upon you to ensure compliance across the supply chain.

How Can Life Sciences Supply Chains Navigate a Disrupted World?


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4 Reasons to Break Up With Excel and Move to Digital Supply Chain Planning

Trust your supply chain forecasts: adopt a predictive intelligence platform to outperform your supply chain goals, overcome challenges of spreadsheet-based planning, reduce risks, enhance customer satisfaction, and improve the bottom line.

Demand Sensing (and Other Secret Ingredients) for Food and Beverage Supply Chain Success


Food and beverage companies can use demand sensing to predict sudden market trends and prepare for actual supply needs. Demand fluctuations dominate the food and beverage (F&B) industry.

Want to Make Integrated Business Planning a Success? Here’s How.


Integrated business planning (IBP) is gaining traction as more companies look at refining their sales and operations planning (S&OP) process. It’s worth the effort to document what IBP means for your business, if for no other reason than you can’t implement what you can’t define.

CPG Companies Must Ditch Spreadsheets and Embrace Technology


CPG companies can collaborate more effectively, get consensus, and make better decisions faster with the right solutions for S&OP success. To say that today’s CPG marketplace has faced some disruption is an understatement, and the pandemic is only one of the elements causing turmoil.

The Dangers Behind SCM-to-SAP Integration – What They Are and How to Avoid Them


Running a complex, global enterprise from one large suite of seamlessly integrated applications is a powerful vision, and SAP has done well to implement this vision.

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Just in Time vs. Just in Case: What’s the Way Forward for Supply Chains?

Just-in-time supply chains worked just fine — until they didn’t. Is more inventory the answer? It’s not a binary solution. Read this latest GEP paper to learn how enterprises can ensure adequate supplies without running excess inventory.

Logility Partners with ArcherGrey to Strengthen Consulting and Tech Solutions


Focusing on the evolving business climate, partnership concentrates on embracing new technology and business processes to support customers’ growth. ATLANTA – October 7, 2021 – Logility, Inc.,

Build a Compliant Network with Supply Chain Traceability


Supply chain traceability allows you to track the origin and journey of your business’s products and their inputs through every step of the supply chain.

Why Do So Many Integrated Business Planning Initiatives Fail?


What is integrated business planning (IBP)? Is it identical to sales and operations Planning (S&OP), an extension of it, or something altogether separate? A GPS for your business? That sounds more like a slogan than a practical definition.

Logility Launches Corporate Responsibility Solution, Helping Businesses Track Social Compliance and Environmental Status of Suppliers


Logility 21.02 powers technology to ensure sustainable, ethical practices that support brand integrity and corporate responsibility. ATLANTA – October 5, 2021 – Logility, Inc.,

Rethinking Supply Chain Risk: New Threats Demand New Tools and Strategies

Companies like Bayer AG and Akamai coped with recent supply chain disruptions much better than their peers. What did they do differently? Read this new HBR – GEP report on new tools and strategies to mitigate supply chain risk.

Radical Transparency: An Open Dialog on the Realities of Truly Sustainable Enterprises


Occasionally, I cross paths with executives from fashion brands who have a passion for producing products that give back more than they take from the planet.

2020 Demonstrated the Importance of Managing Demand Variability


Last Year’s Black Swan Event Felt Like a Flock of Black Swans. Supply chain professionals are wrestling with many questions as we emerge from the year of the pandemic. Among them: What can we do to prepare for such extreme demand variability?

How has Integrated Business Planning Proven Itself to be a Powerful Planning Process?


The power of Integrated Business Planning (IBP) comes in helping companies align financial, sales, production, procurement and marketing information into a single plan, grounded in modern-day reality.

Amplify the Value of Global F&B Networks with Scenario Planning


What-if analysis for F&B is quickly becoming a tool of choice to coordinate sales and operations planning (S&OP), align with supply chain partners, and track the effectiveness of the overall network.

Supply Chain Evolution: Digital Transformation Is the Way Forward

A new study by The Economist shows that 54% of enterprises want to rethink their supply chains. Make them more agile and resilient. How would supply chains evolve from here? And what should supply chain leaders be doing differently? Download the report today!