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January 06, 2015
Radisys was able to sync plans with China manufacturer after integrating SAP ERP with Steelwedge S&OP and E2open's E2 PR in a hybrid cloud system.
July 25, 2014
EPM software vendor releases Host Analytics for Sales Planning, IDC sees growth in cloud finance tools and Social Security software fails to launch.
February 10, 2012
Successful S&OP software projects are far more about fostering cultural and organizational change than addressing technical challenges, experts say.
January 20, 2012
Rather than system-to-system integration issues, companies embarking on S&OP are likely to face challenges in data quality and data governance.
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Sales and operations planning (S&OP) is a process for better matching a manufacturer's supply with demand by having the sales department collaborate with operations to create a single production plan. Continue Reading
Logistics management is the governance of supply chain management functions that helps organizations plan, manage and implement processes to move and store goods. Continue Reading
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The internal supply chain -- from procurement to sales -- is critical to your company's success. Here's how to make sure your departments are aligned, and not working at cross-purposes. Continue Reading
Sales and operations planning is certainly possible with spreadsheets and paper, but collaboration and benchmarking across departments are much easier with specialized software. Continue Reading
Inventory is just one output of sales and operations planning, but it's also a measure of how well a plan is working and serves as a shock absorber between supply and demand. Continue Reading
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