Supply Chain Inventory Optimization – Beyond the Analytics

Cerasis

It is easy to make analytics the cornerstone of warehouse and distribution center management. While analytics offer remarkable insights into supply chain inventory optimization, warehouse managers must still understand how the use of slotting optimization technology impacts other processes. Siloed data and disparate systems skew analytics results. Analytics Integrate Inventory Management Into All Supply Chain Processes.

A Framework for Supply Chain Leaders to Understand Supply Chain Analytics

Supply Chain Shaman

A strained request from a marketing director for a software company ensued, “You did not list us in your analytics report, and we want to know why.” Had I been clear in the taxonomy of the recent supply chain analytics report?” Types of Analytics.

Advanced Analytics Are Everywhere!

Logility

Analytics are literally everywhere. Open any supply chain periodical, blog, or report and chances there is a discussion around the importance of analytics. The following is a quick checklist of capabilities you should look for to support your advanced analytics initiative.

New Ventana Research on Supply Chain Planning and Prescriptive Analytics

River Logic

River Logic recently sponsored a new piece of Ventana Research entitled "Supply Chain Planning with Prescriptive Analytics: Technology Enables a More Effective Process.". Prescriptive Analytics Market Research

Taking S&OP to the next level with supply chain analytics

Many supply chain leaders realize the potential of analytics but need to see concrete examples. With our 30-year heritage in advanced analytics and our experience with Fortune 500 and mid-size companies, we have plenty of those to share.

Advanced Analytics Are Everywhere!

Logility

Analytics are literally everywhere. Open any supply chain periodical, blog, or report and chances there is a discussion around the importance of analytics. The following is a quick checklist of capabilities you should look for to support your advanced analytics initiative.

How Prescriptive Analytics Shapes Business Transformation and Supply Chain Social Responsibility

River Logic

Prescriptive Analytics Supply ChainGrowing up in a small oilfield town, we didn’t have a McDonald’s; we had Joy’s Grill. Joy, the owner, and his wife, Wanda, ran a straightforward automated operation in their diner with one row of booths and a counter open to the grill.

How Advanced Analytics Technology Addresses the Gender Gap

River Logic

Supply Chain Advanced AnalyticsFeeling and logic. Throughout corporate history, these primary behaviors have been respectively assigned to women and men, although we know these labels aren’t always accurate. Take Steve Jobs.

Advanced Analytics versus Artificial Intelligence

ToolsGroup

Advanced Analytics is broader than Artificial Intelligence. As shown in the chart above, there are three types of advanced analytics technologies. The more basic, and most widely used, is predictive analytics which employs technologies such as statistical modeling and simulation.

Don’t risk falling behind: 3 things you can do to start mastering analytics

AIMMS

In today’s business environment, you can’t remain competitive without mastering analytics. S till, most companies are “not very far” when it comes to implementing analytics and garnering benefits from data, as a recent survey from CSCMP suggests.

The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

and advanced analytics. Supply Chain Analytics Maturity Model 2 The Stages Supply chain leaders are wanting their organizations to be data-driven. stage 1) to prescriptive and forward-looking analytics to drive meaningful. 3 Stage 1 Descriptive Analytics (What happened?)

Gartner’s Five-Stage Maturity Model for Supply Chain Analytics

ToolsGroup

Gartner measures supply chain analytics maturity across seven different dimensions. There are supply chain and demand analytics models that describe the type of analytics being deployed (e.g., Excel spreadsheets dominate, providing limited analytics.

[Infographic] Prescriptive Analytics, Demystified

River Logic

As an employee of one of the major providers of prescriptive analytics software on the market, I've been dying to know: Do people even know what the hell prescriptive analytics is ? Prescriptive Analytics Advanced Analytics

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

There’s no doubt that the role of data, technology and analytics in retailer decision-making is growing, and that this trend will further heat up over the next few years. An interview with Daniël van Gool at Peapod.

Why chemical companies need prescriptive analytics for S&OP

AIMMS

What prescriptive analytics capabilities can bring, is the ability to throw all these variables and constraints into the mix and simply press the optimize button to uncover the opportunities. The case for prescriptive analytics capabilities in S&OP.

Real time analytics for your S&OP Meetings?

use of supply chain analytics so everyone is self-enabled to make. supply chain analytics & optimization - you are leaving major revenue. S&OP has so many false starts is that, without powerful analytics. using analytics. Advanced analytics is. Using analytics for.

Skip the Supply Chain Control Tower: Move to Visual Advanced Analytics Instead

River Logic

The supply chain term “control tower” is used many ways, causing some vendors to meld its point solutions into a new layer of technology and tout a beacon of insights across the supply chain with promises to include: Supply Chain Advanced Analytics control tower

3 Compelling Reasons to Start Using Prescriptive Analytics

AIMMS

If you’ve read up on the latest topics in the field of data analysis, then you’ve probably encountered the term Prescriptive Analytics. Prescriptive Analytics is a type of Advanced Analytics that results in a recommended action.

[Infographic] Big Data Analytics in Supply Chain

Cerasis

Editor's Note: Today's blog is from our friend Derrick Rehn with FusionOps who shows us how big data analytics can benefit you in your supply chain. . In areas of big data analytics for enterprises, the answer is inevitable – use the cloud. . Implementing Advanced Analytics .

Using Managed Analytics to Build a Next-Generation Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Managed analytics is an integrated information process that’s been field-tested and proven to drive improved supply chain performance. The Fundamentals of Managed Analytics. The Benefits of Managed Analytics. Is Your Supply Chain Right for Managed Analytics?

Optimize Supply Chain Network Capacity Utilization for Manufacturing Competitiveness

More and more companies are using advanced analytics as an enabler to handle demand variability, reign in network complexity, and improve decision making around capacity planning. How to leverage prescriptive analytics to make decisions around desired trade-offs.

Minimizing Supply Chain Disruption Through Analytics: A Brief Guide

Cerasis

Using analytics in the supply chain has the most potential to dramatically reduce costs of supply chain management, as well as minimizing supply chain disruption. Unfortunately, the upfront investment costs for deploying the technology necessary to use analytics can be difficult to justify, so Warehouse Managers need to know a few things about house analytics to enable the minimization of supply chain disruptions. This is where analytics come into play.

Enabling S&OP through Advanced Analytics

Logility

At the Informs Business Analytics Conference in Las Vegas last year, I spoke about the potential to enable S&OP / IBP through advanced analytics. There should be no mystery to analytics. What analytical tools is your company using to help transform your supply chain?

Coming Now: The Age of Advanced Demand Analytics

ToolsGroup

In her recent report, Making the Case for Increased Adoption of Advanced Supply Chain Analytics , Gartner analyst Noha Tohamy says that it’s no longer realistic to expect planners alone to analyze trends and underlying drivers, predict future scenarios and devise action plans.

Supply chain inventory optimization – Beyond the analytics

The 21st Century Supply Chain

The focus with Inventory optimization is often on analytics, but that’s just the beginning. The post Supply chain inventory optimization – Beyond the analytics appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain.

CIO: Here's Why Analytics is Eating the Supply Chain

Life science companies are adopting innovative cloud technology to provide a single source of truth for end-to-end supply chain decision-making

Using Prescriptive Analytics to Decrease Supply Chain Disruptions

River Logic

In this article, Nari discusses the fact that Supply Chain in particular has been slow to adopt advanced analytics capabilities, mainly due to their apprehensiveness around replacing existing systems. Prescriptive Analytics Supply Chain Management DigitizationAn article by Nari Viswanathan, Vice President of Product Management for River Logic, was recently featured on Supply Chain Management Review.

Global FMCG Supply Chain Transformed by Analytics

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Customer service FMCG KPI Supply Chain Inventory Management & Stock Control Supply Chain AnalyticsThe Challenge A leading global FMCG company undertook an aggressive supply chain improvement programme across 150 markets.

FMCG – Hunkering down for Supply Chain Analytics

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Customer service FMCG CEO Inventory Management & Stock Control Supply Chain Analytics ITHave you ever “hunkered down”? I remember being asked to hunker down during a supply chain training course many years ago and I had no idea what I was supposed to do.

Supply Chain Analytics: The Times They Are A-Changin’

Supply Chain Shaman

My focus in this post is to highlight changes in supply chain analytics, and what this can mean for your business. Today, if you ask a supply chain leader about analytics, their response is all about reporting. Figure 1: The Changing World of Supply Chain Analytics.

Get more “aha” moments in your S&OP Meetings

use of supply chain analytics so everyone is self-enabled to make. supply chain analytics & optimization - you are leaving major revenue. S&OP has so many false starts is that, without powerful analytics. using analytics. Advanced analytics is. Using analytics for.

Analytics in Distribution and Manufacturing Taking Center Stage

Cerasis

Analytics has been a buzzword in recent years. Everyone seems to be clamoring to get on the big data and analytics train. Part of this drive toward more interest in analytics in distribution and manufacturing comes from the ability of analytics to reduce inefficiencies dramatically and increase productivity in both physical and virtual sales environments. How Are Analytics in Distribution and Manufacturing Being Used?

Final Mile Delivery: The Role of TMS and Predictive Analytics

Talking Logistics

How can technology, specifically transportation management systems and predictive analytics, help shippers and third-party logistics providers (3PLs) excel in this area? Karen says, “Predictive analytics can help shippers and transportation companies to analyze past trends, including delivery times, quality and costs, to estimate future needs, to evaluate which couriers to use, and to reroute or change delivery times for better efficiency and service.”.

Tackling the Unknown: Trying to Figure Out New Forms of Analytics

Supply Chain Shaman

The new world of supply chain analytics is my current research project. There is a great need for improved supply chain analytics. The first generation of supply chain analytics were an extension of solutions with three letter acronymns–ERP, CRM, SRM, SCE, and APS.

Blockchain and Supply Chain Analytics: Impact of Small to Large Supply Chains

Cerasis

The value of blockchain and supply chain Analytics is Undisputed, and the capabilities of blockchain Technology are starting to become available two small and midsize businesses, as well as large corporations, such as Walmart.

Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

CHAIN DATA CLEAN STRUCTURE PREDICTION & SIMULATION ClearMetal.com | Toppling 2 Major Misconceptions in Predictive Logistics 3 Barriers to Predictive Logistics Today, three barriers remain in global supply chain analytics: 1. such as cloud, analytics and big data.