Logistics KPIs Case Study: Whirlpool’s Supply Chain and Logistics Success Driven by Effective KPI Implementation


We conclude our ongoing series in talking about effective KPI management by giving you a real live Logistics KPIs management case study from Whirlpool's engagement with a logistics service level provider. Supply chain management was not always a competitive advantage for Whirlpool.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! Many people get really confused about KPIs or Key Performance Indicators in Logistics and Supply Chain operations. Supply Chain KPI Tips. All you need to know about Supply Chain KPIs.

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9 Key Topics to Understand to Frame A Shipper’s Mind for Effective KPI Management with a 3PL


This is the first post in an ongoing series on effective KPI management from third party logistics consultant, Chuck Intrieri, of The Lean Supply Chain. . It can take months to negotiate a complex SLA/KPI document, as you go back and forth with your logistics provider so the document becomes a “win-win” for both parties. 9 Key Topics to Understand to Frame A Shipper's Mind for Effective KPI Management. Effective KPI Management Requires Periodic SLA/KPI Review.

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FMCG Supply Chain: KPI Scorecards - Don’t look back in anger

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

FMCG Performance Improvement KPI S&OP IBPFor a change, UK has been my base for a few weeks and even in that short time I have started to genuinely think I must now be a different nationality if not from a different planet. When my denim jeans rip at the knees it is time to throw them out.

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Change Supply Chain KPI’s to Drive Competitive Advantage


Big Data, Sales and Operations Planning, and Supply Chain Maturity are topics I see trade publications writing about often. As companies mature and become more demand driven I think the nature of the departmental KPI will change.

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7 Strategic Performance Business Practices with 3PL KPIs and 4 KPI Problems to Solve


We continue our series on understanding the 3PL KPIs (Key performance indicators) from 3PL consultant, Chuck Intrieri of The Lean Supply Chain as it relates to the engagement with a 3PL. We began our series first writing about the 9 key broad and somewhat soft topics to understand in effective KPI Management. Frequent 3PL KPIs reviews will detail performance appraisal of each KPI set by the 3PL and shipper/customer. KPI Program Positive Reinforcement.

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Supply Chain Performance: Budget Airlines and KPIs……

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

FMCG Dave Jordan Humour Performance Improvement Pharma KPI Supply Chain Supply Chain AnalyticsI have never been a fan of budget airlines and certainly not since one left me sleeping overnight in the back of beyond that is Luton Airport.

Global FMCG Supply Chain Transformed by Analytics

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

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

An Introduction to Some Supply Chain KPI Fundamentals

Logistics Bureau

What is a KPI? What is a KPI? Can you explain what a KPI is? Take the notion of a KPI or key performance indicator, for example. Some KPI Examples. KPIs in Logistics: Customer satisfaction and costs are two vital measures for supply chains and logistics as well.

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The Top Supply Chain KPIs to Know


In the omnichannel supply chain , where order accuracy and on-time delivery are paramount, the difference between getting the right product to consumers at the right time and getting a similar product to consumers at the right time could be disastrous. This scenario exhibits why tracking the right supply chain KPIs enables continuous improvement. Perfect Order Is Chief Among Supply Chain KPIs. Key Performance Indicators Supply Chain

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FMCG Supply Chain Scorecard Performance Measurement: Del-Boy Style.

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

This is how the Trotters Independent Traders KPI Balanced Scorecard might look. FMCG Dave Jordan Humour Performance Improvement KPI Supply Chain

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Omnichannel Supply Chain Metrics: What Should Supply Chain Leaders Measure?


But, how do supply chain leaders and managers ensure their omnichannel supply chain is working. The answer lies using these omnichannel supply chain metrics to carefully track and improve operations continuously. This is a simple key performance indicator (KPI), another name for metrics, to track. This KPI should be as high as possible, reflecting accurate inventory available for customers from suppliers.

Reverse Supply Chains: Best Practices for Better Asset Recovery


Recovering your assets is a difficult task no matter what your occupation with reverse supply chains in the marketplace. Effective Reverse Supply Chains. 4 Core Benefits of Deploying a Reverse Supply Chains Process.

Your Supply Chain Strategy & Best KPIs

Logistics Bureau

The topic I discussed from the recent seminar, 33 Sins, is supply chain strategy and KPI and how these things should link together.

FMCG & Pharma: Top 10 Tips for a Tip Top Supply Chain

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

FMCG Route to Market Logistics Service Provider Dave Jordan CEO Performance Improvement Pharma KPI Traditional Trade S&OP Cost ReductionOnly a few months into the year and I am hearing the same old complaints about the economy and business being in general ill health.

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12 tips to recharge your supply chain

DELMIA Quintiq

Ready to supercharge your supply chain for 2015? Here are 12 actionable tips to revitalize various aspects of your supply chain. Supply chain visibility: Not for your eyes only. Be a pro at avoiding these other pitfalls of supply chain distribution.

4 Characteristics of the Evolution of the Supply Chain


by Alexa Cheater It’s Time for the Evolution of Supply Chain: 4 Characteristics to Watch for With Supply Chain 2.0. The decades-old challenge of supply chain is now more difficult to solve than ever before. It lies in Supply Chain 2.0!

Health Check Your Supply Chain for Inefficiencies

Talking Logistics

Even in 2019 many companies still underestimate the importance of their global supply chain and above all, how their logistics and supply chain performance can beneficially impact their marketing, ultimately leading to healthier financial results.

Supply Chain Movement 17 – S&OP

Supply Chain Movement

Contents Supply Chain Movement 17 – 2015 Q2. – Launch of Supply Chain Professionals Club in Turkey. – Supply chain disruption reported as the fastest rising threat. 12 | Supply Chain Journey: demand driven on command.

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The 3 Types of Supply Chain Analytics

The Smart Software

The three types of supply chain analytics are “descriptive”, “predictive”, and “prescriptive.” Modern supply chain software lets you exploit all three helping you to reduce inventory costs, improve on time delivery and service levels, while running a more efficient supply chain.

Supply Chain is not Only About the Money


Commonly, effective supply chains are defined as having the right product, at the right time, at the right place, in the right quantities, and of the right quality. What about “no-profit” projects in supply chain?

Supply Chain: Communication teases out scorecard improvement

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

That may sound a bit miserable but I just needed some sleep before arriving at the next FMCG supply chain challenge. FMCG Performance Improvement KPI CommunicationWhen I used to spend far too much of my life flying around the globe I did my best to avoid cabin chat with fellow passengers.

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Overcoming Complacency: How to Drive Even More Supply Chain Metric Success

Talking Logistics

Much like the “in the green”/”in the red” problem cited above, if they feel like they’re getting called out for every KPI discussion, they’re not going to be very forthcoming. KPI discussion needs to be an ongoing conversation, not a once-a-month meeting fraught with concern and disappointment. Strong business development professional with an Executive MBA focused in Global Supply Chain from University of Tennessee-Knoxville.

Top 25 Supply Chains Pt. 1: Masters category


by CJ Wehlage On May 29, 2014, I posted a blog about the Top 25 Supply Chains predictions for 2015. The 2015 Top Supply Chains were #1 Amazon , #2 McDonald’s, #3 Unilever. I went back five years to the 2011 Top 25 Supply Chain rankings.

Simple Supply Chain Strategy on One-Page

Logistics Bureau

Have you got a Supply Chain Strategy? Let me show you how I help my consulting clients put together a One-Page Supply Chain Strategy. Supply Chain Strategy KPI supply chain management consulting supply chain strategy

3 Core Metrics & 10 Soft Metrics for Measuring Supply Chain Performance


The average Supply Chain management professional measures their Supply Chain by reviewing cost reduction. Is cost reduction all that there is in measuring Supply Chain performance? 3 Key Metrics for Measuring Supply Chain Performance Beyond Cost Reduction.

When supply chain KPIs aren’t enough

DELMIA Quintiq

How do supply chains fail even when they appear to succeed? Dan Gilmore, editor-in-chief of Supply Chain Digest, has an interesting take on this question. Assuming that all the right supply chain KPIs are in place, what kind of result should you be aiming for?

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How to Establish Early Warning Supply Chain Metrics


In recent webinars and presentations, I have been talking about Early Warning Systems within the context of supply chains. The news story above made me think of several examples where a supply chain would use similar concepts to develop early warning metrics. How to Establish Early Warning Supply Chain Metrics was first posted on October 11, 2017 at 10:00 am. ©2017

Managing a Third Party Logistics Partnership

The Logistics of Logistics

This SLA/KPI has to be negotiated and agreed upon by you and your 3PL partner.This negotiation time can take three (3) to Six (6) months. You should also have a Modification Clause wherein you can modify the SLA/KPI/ Contract and Prices in 30-60-90 days. Chuck specializes in Supply Chain Optimization, Third Party Logistics (3PL) and International Purchasing and Importing Consulting. He also writes for THE GOOD WORD, LinkedIn and other Supply Chain Blogs.

SC and Sales senior team squabbles: Always bad for business

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Dave Jordan CEO KPI Supply Chain SalesAnother sign of getting old I guess. When was the last time you watched a football match when no tattoos were on show and the haircuts did not look like something out of the Time Warp musical?

How Mid-Market companies can get the most from Supply Chain BI without a hefty price tag (pt 2)


If you already have a balanced scorecard or other formalized KPI measurement practice, it is a good time to evaluate for any needed adjustments or customizations and to revisit the objective, tangible value of each metric you want to include.

How Steel Manufacturers Can Thrive in a Changing Environment

DELMIA Quintiq

Countering the disadvantages of manual and siloed planning, allowing even the most complex supply chains to be streamlined. Industrial Equipment Industry Standards Manufacturing Calculations KPI Based planning steel steelmaking

Making the Right Call with Supply Chain Planning “Instant Replay”


Similar technology is now available in supply chain planning—helping planners improve the supply chain planning process by allowing them to review past decisions and the resulting outcomes. Supply chains are complex systems.

Supply Chains – A second look: What do all those initials really mean?

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

In common with many business functions Supply Chains adopt multiple initials and/or acronyms to describe various tasks and processes they manage on a daily basis.

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5 Things to Know About Setting Up a Better Supply Chain Performance Measurement System


Setting up a supply chain performance measurement system? Here are 5 things to know 5 Things to Know About Setting Up a Better Supply Chain Performance Measurement System was first posted on August 14, 2017 at 2:45 pm. ©2017 ©2017 " Supply Chain Link Blog - Arkieva " Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only.