Enhancing the Efficiency and Sustainability of Global Supply Chains with Descartes

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  1. Improve Background Process Design with Process Chain Scheduling

    The true value of any new algorithm or process implementation can be derived only when the batch process in which these functionalities are executed has been optimally designed. Learn the fundamentals of process chain scheduling and then walk through eight scenarios in which you can implement such scheduling using sample utilities to improve your process…...…
  2. Extended Supply Chain Management with SAP Integrated Business Planning and SAP SNC

    Learn how to use SAP Supply Network Collaboration (SAP SNC) and SAP Integrated Business Planning to enable collaboration scenarios in extended supply chain management to monitor your supply chain more efficiently and be alerted in case of irregularities. Key Concept SAP Supply Network Collaboration (SAP SNC) has been used by many companies to support collaboration…...…
  3. Manage Supply Chain Risks with SAP Supply Chain Performance Management 2.0

    SAP Supply Chain Performance Management 2.0 offers extended performance and risk indicators in a number of key areas, including the Supply Chain Council’s Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model. Learn how to effectively map these key risk indicators to an enterprise risk management program using SAP Supply Chain Performance Management 2.0 and SAP Risk Management…...…
  4. Register Now: Supply Chain Management Summit 2024

    Join SAPinsider along with Supply Chain Management experts and thought leaders for a two-day immersive education and networking event focused on advancing supply chain management professionals in their SAP practice.
  5. 8 Benefits of Supply Chain Management to Boost Your Business

    What Is Supply Chain Management? Supply chain management, also known as SCM for short, is a critical function for manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers alike. SCM involves the planning, execution, and monitoring of processes related to sourcing, manufacturing, inventory, demand, transportation, distribution, and returns from raw materials to the end consumer. Proactive supply chain management helps maximize…...…
  6. An Experienced SAP Supply Chain Management Lead Shares Views on Implementations and Steps Toward Digital Transformation

    In this Q&A, Muhammad Riaz Hussain Shan, SAP Lead for supply chain, quality management, and plant maintenance at Sitara Chemical Industries Ltd, shares with SAPinsider some key emerging trends in 2019. He offers insights from lessons and tips from his SAP implementations as well as his views on digital transformation of supply chain processes and…
  7. Intelligent Supply Chain Management with SAP Cloud Platform

    Learn how to optimize your supply chain management process using cloud services from SAP Cloud Platform. The scenario used in this article identifies the inconsistent data readings at run time and forecasts failures. It also describes how SAP Cloud Platform proactively generates a purchase order if required. With the help of SAP Cloud Platform, you…...…
  8. Lenovo Demonstrates Excellence in Global Supply Chain Management

    Lenovo, a global technology manufacturer, has been recognized for their accomplishments in supply chain management, securing the eighth spot in the Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2023. The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 serves as a benchmark for supply chain officers inspiring innovation and leadership. The honor combines business performance and opinion to establish…
  9. Achieving Resilient Supply Chain Networks with Accenture

    There are countless opportunities to apply generative AI across end-to-end supply chain networks. Performance gains are waiting to be tapped in everything from sourcing and planning, through manufacturing and fulfilment, to aftersales and service. There’s also significant cross-functional value to be gained in areas like sustainability, customer-centricity, supply chain resilience and supply chain data analysis.…
  10. Learn How Campbell’s Soup Saved $53 Million in Supply Chain Management

    Learn how standard SAP technology can lead to massive savings in SAP customers’ supply chains. By having harmonized master and operational data across their systems, companies can achieve a more accurate view of their inventory performance, lot sizes, and dead stock. Learn how the Campbell Soup Company was able to harmonize its data, maximize the…