The need for end-to-end supply chain visibility and an increased focus on demand-driven manufacturing is a prerequisite of any modern supply chain. Synchrono, a specialist in Demand-Driven Manufacturing Software, has recently published a white paper entitled ‘End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Technology’. This is a powerful and revealing document highly pertinent to modern supply chains. Read more
In a supply chain, we understand the need to carefully balance supply and demand. Knowing and predicting your potential sales is critical to your success. Successfully launching a new product is central to this.
However, how do you – with reasonable accuracy – predict demand for a new product? How can you be sure that your next product is going to be a success that improves profits and builds your brand? Read more
Not so long ago those at the top of the supply chain were the source of demand, a push-driven process where demand could be carefully managed and contained. With a complete shift in the global marketplace, and with the advent of the digital age, this traditional supply chain structure has been largely turned on its head. Read more
Demand planners are rarely rewarded when they get it roughly right and are the scourge of the business when they get it very wrong. Read more