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Buying Supply Chain Network Optimization Software: 8 Key Factors

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Supply Chain Network Optimization: What You Need to Be Successful

River Logic

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Supply Chain Network Design: The Ultimate Use Cases eBook

Explore the most common use cases for network design and optimization software. This eBook shares how supply chain leaders leverage their supply chain design software to tackle a variety of challenges and questions.

Purchasing Manufacturing Network Design Software? Consider These Factors

River Logic

Manufacturing network design software focuses on optimizing plant locations, capacity, and product flow paths. Since COVID-19, companies need more flexibility and agility in scenario analysis, so they can ensure their networks are resilient to continued disruption.

7 Steps: How to Reduce Costs Through Supply Chain Network Optimization

River Logic

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Rethinking Your Manufacturing Footprint Optimization Strategy

River Logic

Manufacturers need to continually review their manufacturing footprint strategies to maximize opportunities, minimize risk and optimize their tactics. Manufacturing Network Design Supply Chain Network Design Supply Chain Network Optimization Footprint Optimization

Disruption in Supply Networks – How intelligent network platforms optimize for variability and uncertainty

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

We’re looking for business value, and that ultimately comes from solving endemic business problems in your supply network. A big part of the problem is that today’s enterprise-centric software was never really designed for business operations across today’s complex business networks.

Network Optimization

LeanCor

Cashing in on Network Optimization. The goal of network optimization is to successfully analyze, validate, and recommend an agile logistics network that provides the highest customer service at the lowest possible cost, under the widest range of business conditions. Outdated and complex distribution network structures can contribute to over-sized inventory levels, unnecessary costs, a strain on service, and overly complex inventory deployment.

New Supply Chain Design Software Benefits Calculator

Curious how much can you potentially save by optimizing your supply chain network? Our benefits calculator helps you find out.

[PODCAST] Inventory Forecasting Lessons for Improved Supply Chain Network Optimization

GlobalTranz

Listen to “Inventory Forecasting Lessons for Improved Supply Chain Network Optimization” on Spreaker. The post [PODCAST] Inventory Forecasting Lessons for Improved Supply Chain Network Optimization appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

5 Transportation Management Optimization Practices

GlobalTranz

Transportation management optimization can help, provided shippers know a few things about its value and where to start. Transportation Management Optimization #1: Shipment Pooling. Transportation Management Optimization #2: Shipment Aggregation.

Building the Network of Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

The dream is the building of Network of Networks. Frustration abounds Traditional thinking on linear optimization and enterprise automation is not equal to the challenge. The group is working on case studies to test new technologies like blockchain, cognitive computing, supply chain operating networks, and open source analytics. It is hard to shift gears to drive a digital transformation and build value networks. Managing Demand Across Value Network.

Steel Yourself for Change: Fully Optimized Master Production Schedules

DELMIA Quintiq

Meeting these objectives, on top of addressing existing industry challenges, requires steel manufacturing companies to become more efficient and flexible in their operations—and this means optimizing their master production schedules.

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.

4 Ways to Optimize Your Transportation Network Strategy

Intelligent Audit

Transportation network optim ization is a leading goal for supply chains around the globe. However, unpredictable environments and rising consumer demands require unprecedented efficiency and agility to react to changing network conditions with dynamic decisions.

Scenario Modeling Is Now Crucial for Supply Chain Network Design

AIMMS

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed many risks and uncertainties in supply chain networks. Evaluating different scenarios helps you gain much-needed network flexibility in these times of stress and can help you prepare for a resilient future. Strategic Network Investments .

Pandemics, Trade Wars and Warehousing 2: Optimizing for Uncertainty with Real Time Business Networks

The Network Effect

The post Pandemics, Trade Wars and Warehousing 2: Optimizing for Uncertainty with Real Time Business Networks appeared first on The Network Effect. Network Business digital networks digital supply chain digital transformation supply chain resilience

It’s Time to Connect Manufacturers and Suppliers within the Value Network

DELMIA Quintiq

To avoid throttling or temporarily shutting down production plants in the event of a massive disruption, manufacturers need to strengthen relationships within their global sub-tier supplier networks. A manufacturer’s operations are constantly exposed to the risk of inconsistent supply.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up. Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be? It's 2019, and consumers are expecting shipping to be cheap and quick, but that can turn into a real headache from the shipper's side of the equation if you don't make the appropriate changes. But what changes do you even need to make? Join Hannah Testani, COO of Intelligent Audit, as she takes us through the reasons why your shipping could cost so much, and how to use big data and digital transformation to move the needle on your transportation spend.

Halal Cluster Network: Connecting regional halal clusters

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

To improve the entire network’s responsiveness and shortened lead times, trading partners need to work more closely to achieve a seamless product flow throughout the supply chain. Optimize supply chain execution and minimize both delivery time and costs.

How to Optimize Your P&L with Your Supply Chain (Part 2)

The Network Effect

The post How to Optimize Your P&L with Your Supply Chain (Part 2) appeared first on The Network Effect. Leadership and Strategy Network Business financials P&L

Supply Chain Network Design and Optimization

Bristlecone

The post Supply Chain Network Design and Optimization appeared first on Bristlecone. Videos Digital Transformation Supply Chain Transformation

SKU Optimization: Work Smart, Not Hard To Optimize Inventory

ThroughPut

SKU Optimization: Work Smart, Not Hard To Optimize Inventory. Try inventory optimization! SKU optimization or rationalization is a process that helps you determine which product to keep on the shelf and which ones to discontinue, based on profitability.

7 Technologies to Optimize Supply Chain!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Technologies to optimize Supply Chain article and permission to publish here provided by Arra at No-BS Marketplace. To give you more insight, this article explores seven technologies to optimize Supply Chain. They are largely helpful in optimizing a business’ supply chain.

Inventory Planning vs. Inventory Optimization: What’s the Difference?

ToolsGroup

What’s the difference between traditional inventory planning and inventory optimization? Optimizing your inventory is a different beast than simply planning your inventory. They face a complex distribution network and optimizing inventory for each location is challenging.

What Is Transportation Optimization and What Does It Have to Do With Managed Transportation

GlobalTranz

There are many working parts, network partners, and opportunities for things to go wrong that some are often overlooked. Additional opportunities can be reached through transportation optimization whether using a 3PL or 4PL. Defining Transportation Optimization.

4 Ways to Optimize Your Shipping Network Strategy

GlobalTranz

One such area that offers the greatest opportunity is shipping network optimization. The question is, how can a company optimize its shipping network? Optimal shipping networks are not “one size fits all.” ” Depending on industry, an optimal shipping network might include the ability to reach all states in two days, while for other industries they might be a pure margins game.

Supply Chain Optimization: 4 Key Steps to Achieving an Optimal Transportation Network

Talking Logistics

Supply Chain Optimization is a widely-used term in the industry, and while many companies understand its potential to drive cost savings and service improvements, they don’t know where to start or how to justify the investment. The post Supply Chain Optimization: 4 Key Steps to Achieving an Optimal Transportation Network appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Live Episode: Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 12:00 pm ET.

Bottom Line: What is the ROI of Supply Chain Network Design Software?

AIMMS

We often get asked what kind of return on investment you should expect to see when using our network design technology. Justifying the investment: AIMMS Network Design ROI. Optimization ‘right sizes’ your network for each scenario.

Supply Chain Network Design: 9 Crucial Factors to Consider

River Logic

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Multi-echelon inventory optimization vs inventory optimization

ToolsGroup

Editor’s Note: Last year ToolsGroup became Microsoft’s partner for Multi-echelon Inventory Optimization (MEIO) in Industrial accounts. Microsoft and I collaborated on a blog introducing the basic concept of MEIO, comparing it with Inventory Optimization. Imagine what would happen if each station optimized its schedule and traffic independently: city-wide chaos would ensue. The basic approach to inventory optimization. Inventory Optimization

Planning Optimized – A Never Ending Journey

Logility

The ultimate goal of a supply chain planning practitioners is often to optimize the capabilities of the company’s supply chain to meet customer requirements while minimizing costs and maximizing company performance. Flexibility increases your ability to optimize.

Supply Chain Network Optimization Technology is Ripe for Disruption

AIMMS

Supply Chain Network Optimization is key to running an efficient and profitable operation today. But while the market has changed, network optimization hasn’t actually advanced much since the 1990s. Yet, network optimization is still just a richer version of the 90’s experience. Network optimization software has become a big business that’s experienced exponential growth. The network optimization tool should just be a means to an end.

Third-Party Logistics Provider Optimizes Their Network Despite Business Constraints

CHAINalytics

Chainalytics helped a 3PL optimize its transportation network by evaluating the optimal fleet size with existing weight tonnage. Success Story Transportation 3PL Providers 3PLs APAC distribution network modeling Logistics Operations network constraints network optimization