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What Is Supply Chain Visibility and Why Is It Important?

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When these events are analyzed, it’s not unusual to discover that companies were caught off guard because of poor supply chain visibility.

Why Sales and Operations Execution (S&OE) Is Crucial to Your Business

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In recent years, S&OP has shifted as management has begun redefining the objectives of S&OP to focus on maximizing the value generation for shareholders while appropriately balancing strategic objectives and risk.

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Supply Chain Predictive Analytics: What Is It and Who's Doing It?

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Using this information, supply chain leaders can address supply chain challenges, reduce costs and at the same time improve service levels.

What Is Supply Chain Visibility and Why Is It Important?

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When these events are analyzed, it’s not unusual to discover that companies were caught off guard because of poor supply chain visibility.

Webinar on Demand: Resilient Supply Chain Network Design

Speaker: Bhomik Jain, Paul van Nierop & Aanand Pandey

Companies around the world are struggling to cope with COVID-19 disruption. Are supply chain networks resilient enough to weather the storm? Watch this webinar to learn about our research findings in the realm of network design and optimization, and uncover the capabilities you need to build resilience and agility.

8 Tips for Supply Chain Leaders on Working Remotely

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Following patterns seen in Europe and the East, it seems to be only a matter of time before major centers in the U.S. will need to consider similar restrictions

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Buying Supply Chain Network Optimization Software: 8 Key Factors

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Top 11 Supply Chain Trends You Need to Know in 2020

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10 Things About Omni Channel Supply Chain You May Not Have Known

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The supply chains of omni channel retailers operating brick-and-mortar and online stores need to simultaneously fulfill multiple, sometimes conflicting, requirements. Here are nine things you may not have known about an omni channel supply chain.

Modern Supply Chain Analytics: Are You Keeping Up?

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According to Supply Chain Digital Magazine, many manufacturers are falling behind with more than two-thirds of them being unable to provide data-driven analytical information to support their business decisions.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Coronavirus and Supply Chain Leaders: 9 Must-Know Threats

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The World Is Rethinking Supply Chain Transportation Management

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Even these services struggled to deliver. While manufacturing also suffered, the transportation shortage was undoubtedly one of the biggest supply chain problems, in addition to the availability of stock, due to lockdown and increased demand on at-home deliveries.

Buying Supply Chain Network Optimization Software: 8 Key Factors

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Why Sales and Operations Execution (S&OE) Is Crucial to Your Business

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In recent years, S&OP has shifted as management has begun redefining the objectives of S&OP to focus on maximizing the value generation for shareholders while appropriately balancing strategic objectives and risk.

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Scenario Planning Examples: What COVID-19 Has Taught Us

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9 Key Steps to Evaluating Supply Chain Analytics Software

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But before buying analytics software, it's best to take a step back and determine what's right for your organization. There are numerous vendors selling different types of supply chain analytics software, but unless you're ready for what they offer, you may be wasting your money.

The Supply Chain Digital Twin: Is It Just Another Fad?

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A lot has changed. Simulation and modeling software allow organizations to create realistic and verifiable supply chain digital twins of their supply chains. Data mining techniques along with inputs from Internet of Things (IoT) sensors allow them to feed real-time data into models.

Supply Chain Risk: 6 Improvements You Need to Make Now

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In the context of COVID-19, the risk is not just limited to the possibility of death after contracting coronavirus, but also that the virus is so infectious. This means it spreads quickly, potentially overwhelming local medical resources, as well as causing economic disruption.

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

Your Guide to Production planning and control in manufacturing

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6 Supply Chain Analytics Examples to Keep You Competitive

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To illustrate the point, a recent paper from Ventana Research on supply chain planning revealed issues that companies using spreadsheet planning have experienced, including: Prescriptive Analytics Supply Chain Advanced Analytics predictive analytics Supply chain analytics Supply Chain Planning supply chain analytics examples

The World Is Rethinking Supply Chain Transportation Management

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Even these services struggled to deliver. While manufacturing also suffered, the transportation shortage was undoubtedly one of the biggest supply chain problems, in addition to the availability of stock, due to lockdown and increased demand on at-home deliveries.

Supply Chain Modeling: Here’s What You Need To Know

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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

Scenario Planning Examples: What COVID-19 Has Taught Us

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9 Key Steps to Evaluating Supply Chain Analytics Software

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But before buying analytics software, it's best to take a step back and determine what's right for your organization. There are numerous vendors selling different types of supply chain analytics software, but unless you're ready for what they offer, you may be wasting your money.

Supply Chain Risk: 6 Improvements You Need to Make Now

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In the context of COVID-19, the risk is not just limited to the possibility of death after contracting coronavirus, but also that the virus is so infectious. This means it spreads quickly, potentially overwhelming local medical resources, as well as causing economic disruption.

Online Consumer Shopping Trends and Supply Chain Technology

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Supply Chain Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty

Speaker: Aanand Pandey, Supply Chain Analyst & Consultant, AIMMS

This short video explains how scenario modeling can help you improve supply chain resilience and your ability to respond and recover quickly from disruptions. Looking at scenarios side by side provides valuable insights that makes it easier to evaluate impact on your operations, ability to service customers and margin, and the best options to restart supply when supply lanes reopen.

How Supply Chain Analytics Jobs Are Changing in the Digital Era

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While the term algorithm implies complexity, this isn't necessarily the case, as an algorithm is simply a set of rules used to solve a problem. Supply Chain Supply chain analytics Supply Chain Talent Supply Chain Analytics Jobs

5 Must-Know Applications for Prescriptive Analytics in Supply Chain

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Why Do Supply Chains Need an Effective Communication Plan?

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Effective communication is a vital component to successful supply chain management , yet an alarming amount of businesses have no official communication plan in place to guide their employees.

8 Risks to Avoid in Supply Chain Optimization

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New Planning Maturity Assessment

In today's new supply chain paradigm, resilience and agility are key. Is your planning process fit enough to keep up with the pace of change? Is your tech stack helping or hindering your progress? Take AIMMS's new quiz to uncover learnings and benchmark yourself against peers!

What is Supply Chain Management and Why is it Important?

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What many don't realize is that a significant percentage of their total costs are tied up with the supply chain, especially for those businesses that outsource manufacturing. These include: Supply Chain Management SCM Supply Chain Supply Chain Optimization Supply Chain Network Design