Checklist for working capital management

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Working capital management revolves around inventory, debtors and creditors. Switzerland. Visuals cash checklist earn x turn finance inventory inventory days raw material risk Slimstock suppliers working capital10 questions to assess working capital management.

Patient-centric networks at the heart of pharmaceutical supply chain management: Lessons from LogiPharma Europe 2018


In early April I attended the LogiPharma Europe 2018 conference in Montreux, Switzerland, an event that attracted more than 800 attendees, including practitioners and executives from pharma and medical device industries, along with software vendors and many service providers.

My Take: Metrics that Matter

Supply Chain Shaman

Over the course of the last week, I had a Linkedin comment from Dubai, questions from a team from the Philippines, and an inquiry from Switzerland. Last week, I held my new book in my hand.

Optimizing Liberty Global’s Supply Chain: An Interview with Willem Vesters


Our inventory levels on this side of the business tend to be quite high, with a rotation going to 1 year. I guess in the CPE side of the business, we proved that we could bring down inventory levels and generate value. We brought end users from the UK, Belgium, Switzerland, and so on.

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Sales and Operations Alignment: Often The Missing Link

Supply Chain Shaman

It was a beautiful spring day in March in Basel, Switzerland. Orbit Chart Comparing Syngenta and Monsanto Progress on the Effective Frontier – Balancing Inventory Turns and Operating Margin for the Period of 2005-2014.

The Impact of the Digital Path to Purchase

Enterra Insights

Howard Yu ( @HowardHYu ), the LEGO professor of management and innovation at the IMD business school in Switzerland, bluntly states, “No industry is failing faster than retail.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Inventory stock turns in Days. Inventory management. Inventory levels. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right.

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Swiss online grocery store refreshes its supply chain

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From hygiene products to frozen goods to fresh food: Switzerland’s largest online supermarket is renowned for its huge assortment of some 13,500 products from a wide range of categories. is Switzerland’s first online supermarket and one of the first online grocery stores in the world.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

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Switzerland. Such a system enables those companies to fulfil orders flexibly by dispatching the goods from various inventory points (e.g. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux. Three large, international take-overs are changing the face of the market.

Smartbox Group implements RELEX’s supply chain optimization solution to maximize sales and increase operational efficiency internationally

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RELEX Solutions to help Smartbox Group transform its supply chain management, with POS demand planning, replenishment, promotions, and inventory optimization. Read PDF.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

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Adequate demand planning and accurate inventory investments are key to successful supply chain management in this fast-moving industry. Switzerland. Companies must invest in and balance their inventories more wisely to ensure optimal on-shelf availability in all commercial outlets.

Complex costs of transportation

Supply Chain Movement

To anticipate and respond to high customer demand, a modern Transportation Management System (TMS) needs to optimize inventory allocation. A TMS with inventory allocation enables shippers to monitor shipments down to the package level. Switzerland.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Switzerland. Finally, the system should enable intelligent inventory location management to ensure optimal on-shelf availability for the end customers. The world is becoming smaller and larger at the same time through globalization and the internet.

10 questions about the benefits of S&OP for your organisation

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Switzerland. Management at the helm. Some companies have a well-developed sales & operations planning (S&OP) process as a safeguard for structured decision-making. Those companies take an integral view of supply and demand, including the financial impact of mediumterm risks.

Prénatal Retail Uses RELEX to Unify the Supply Chains of Three Leading Retail Brands

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As a result, the group aims to reduce its inventory while increasing product availability across its retail network. We wanted a solution to act as the ‘glue’ to bind our merged operations together and drive us towards our goals of improving availability and reducing inventory. “We Read PDF. Children’s product group Prénatal Retail will use RELEX Solutions’ system to integrate the supply chain management of three well-known childcare brands – Prénatal, Toys Center and Bimbostore.

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3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Switzerland. After years of declining revenues in European logistics services, the business started to stabilise in 2013/2014.

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RELEX Integration 1.0 is Certified as Powered by SAP NetWeaver®

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The solution allows customers to integrate RELEX demand forecasting, inventory optimization and automated replenishment systems into their SAP® solution landscape via SAP NetWeaver. The integration enables the RELEX software to utilize master data and inventory transactions from the SAP ERP application to calculate demand forecasts and order proposals and optimize inventory parameters. We owe our exceptional expertise to our close partnership with SAP in Switzerland.

A convincing industry approach: SupplyOn’s Rail Community boosts the efficiency of the railway industry


The Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), with around 34,000 employees, a transport network of over 3,000 kilometers and almost a half billion passengers per year, is the national railway company of Switzerland, consisting of the four divisions Passenger Transportation, Cargo, Infrastructure and Real Estate. SBB relies on RailSupply to significantly improve efficiency in purchasing and procurement logistics.

Supply chain software demands continual attention

Supply Chain Movement

In the early days as many as 30 trucks were sometimes left waiting in France, loaded with finished products but unable to depart because someone in The Netherlands, Belgium or Switzerland hadn’t ticked the relevant box.”. I still can’t see which location has inventory with a single click.”.

As Europe Rebounds Supply Chain Continues to Shine

Supply Chain @ MIT

An example of the network’s strength is a recent workshop on risk management in Basel, Switzerland, that was organized by 15 graduates of ZLC’s master degree program. Bucking the trend. Zaragoza, Spain, where the Zaragoza Logistics Center is based, an employment bright spot in Europe.

SIGVARIS AU: putting customers first with the B2B Store


SIGVARIS is the global market leader in market compression garments, producing over 8 million pairs of stockings across our plants in Switzerland, Poland, the US, France and Brazil.

German Hypermarket Chain ‘real’ Launches Forecasting and Replenishment Project with RELEX

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Its goal is to reduce spoilage and to optimize inventory planning in general. “We’re We’re honoured to count such a well-known and broad-based company as ‘real’ among our customers,” says Timo Ala-Risku, head of the Germany, Austria and Switzerland region at RELEX. “To Read PDF.

Seasoned Leadership in Action™ – An Interview with Ron Emery, Continuous Improvement Consultant

Supply Chain Game Changer

Years ago on a trip to Switzerland a friend and I were having a drink and dinner on Bahnhof Strasse and he told me I should really write down some of my successes and failures to share with others. Tomorrow I will be with a client who is looking at an RFID solution to manage their inventory.

Case Galexis

RELEX Solutions

The market leader in health logistics supplies pharmacies, medical practices, drugstores, nursing homes and hospitals in Switzerland with medicines from two efficient DCs. The inventory turnover increased 12% in just four months.