Logistics and Supply Chain news, articles, tips and insights
S&OP: Why It Fails
Too many organisations don’t have an S&OP process when they need one.
And too many don’t get the benefits they should from S&OP.
The Big List of Supply Chain KPI Mistakes to Avoid
Who would have thought that measuring the performance of supply chain processes like warehousing, procurement, or logistics could be so troublesome?
The impacts of some of these errors can mask the KPI’s involvement, leading managers on a wild goose chase looking for other causes. But we’re determined to enlighten you about their existence because, with that knowledge, you can avoid making KPI mistakes in your supply chain.
Understanding Supply Chains Part 2 – Systems & KPIs
How well do you know your supply chain?
What things do you need to look at in terms of Systems and KPIs?
What are the key systems that businesses need to have?
9 Steps to Follow When Preparing for Supply Chain Project Management
What does it take to prepare for managing a supply chain project? A comprehensive step-by-step guide would be a welcome start, indeed.
So here it is… Ten steps to successful supply chain project preparation.
Understanding Supply Chains Part 1- Physical Processes
Starting a new job in Supply Chain? Or maybe joining a new company is a Supply Chain role?
Maybe this will help you ‘get up to speed’?…
Warehouse Product Slotting: The Ultimate Guide
So here it is—your ultimate guide to warehouse product slotting. It covers everything from the “why” through the “how” to the “when, where, and what.”…
S&OP 12 Key Success Factors
Here are our 12 S&OP (Sales & Operations Planning) must-haves. What else would you add?…
S&OP: Post-Covid vs Pre-Covid
Is Sales and Operations Planning post-COVID different to pre-COVID, and if so, why, and how?…
Supply Chain Profit Leaks in Real-Life
How to identify and fix your profit leaks? Here’s a real-life example…
You and Your Supply Chain Career
Thinking of a career in Supply Chain? Are you suited to it? Watch this episode…