The buzz: “A goal without a plan is just a wish” (Antoine de Saint-Exupery). Sales and operations planning is a critical first step for the success of any business. The challenge? Doing it well. Best practices for a seamless supply chain: Gauge demand (avoid over- or under-stocked inventory). Optimize demand with supply. Collaborate with stakeholders and suppliers. Get buy-in across the organization. Simplify and publish the plan. “Wash, rinse, repeat.”
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Learn how Corning leveraged SAP IBP to address their business challenges.
Key issues faced:
– Lack of global Visibility and collaboration in the planning cycle tasks, decisions, and outcomes
– Time-consuming and manual collection of data points for forecasting and capacity allocations
– Forecasting errors led to higher inventory levels
The buzz: “Survival is optional. No one has to change” (W. Edward Deming). As we begin 2017, companies like yours face volatile demand and faster response expectations from customers, while your supply chain complexity grows as it goes global. What to do? The Internet of Things can provide vital business information across your network, enable real-time data analysis, support department and company collaboration, and offer creative ways to digitally transform end-to-end processes. Join us for Internet of Things: Jump-Start Your Supply Chain.
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The buzz: Crystal ball for 2017. If #1 on your business wish list is to know what 2017 holds for your company, your industry and the world, we’ve got insightful predictions from thought leaders about the technologies, strategies, and trends that can help you grow and compete in 2017 and beyond. Pour a cup of Joe, Earl, or Dom, and join us for SAP Game-Changers Radio 2017 Predictions. Listen to Intrigo CEO, Padman Ramankutty share his predictions for 2017 – Technologies, Strategies and Trends in 2017 and beyond!