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Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University




Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

Best Practices for Integrating S&OP
Brian Hoey
Flexis

Most manufacturing outfits in the modern world already have some kind of S&OP—but sometimes it can feel like even your most integral processes aren’t evolving quickly enough to keep up with the times. What started as an annual meeting of stakeholders in sales and production planning might now be under pressure to incorporate more digital data and technology. Or, you might be looking to add or upgrade your sales planning software, which might mean reimagining your S&OP process from the ground up.

If you’re in one of the positions sketched out above—or a similar position regarding your sales planning workflows—there’s no time like the present to get a handle on the most important best practices for S&OP integration. Even as digitization works to decrease the complexity inherent to quarterly or yearly sales planning processes, there’s ...  >>

Sharing Supply Chain Data in the Digital Era
Companies can use a digital marketplace to transform supply chain dynamics within their own units.Effectively managing and coordinating supply chains will increasingly require new approaches to data transparency and collaboration. There has been plenty of discussion in the mainstream business press about how digital te  >>

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Last update 6 Feb 2021
Dutch manufacturing recovery extends into 2021
   Source: NEVI Netherlands Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
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The report reveals that new technologies and solutions are developing at a fast-pace and disrupting industries on multiple fronts, with supply chains struggling to keep up. The global survey of nearly 350 supply chain...


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