S&OP-A 7-Step Business Process

S&OP: A 7-Step Business Process

An underlying concept of the What Is S&OP? article is the commonality of an S&OP plan and process. As a structured, repeatable process, S&OP planning provides a common lingo...
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10 COVID-19 Lessons for a Resilient Supply Chain

A Three Part Article Series from QAD DynaSys - COVID-19 and Resilient Supply Chain In this series, discover how the COVID-19 pandemic gave us the...
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Advantages of S&OP for Supply Chain Management

What are the advantages of S&OP? As noted in the What is S&OP? article, Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) provides companies with unique capabilities. A mature S&OP helps to...
Roles and Responsibilities of S&OP

Roles and Responsibilities of S&OP

Defining the different Roles and Responsibilities of S&OP. As noted in the What Is S&OP article, a multi-functional S&OP team allows each organization to participate in plan development. Usually...
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2021 : The year of Supply Chain Planning

Could 2020 be the turning point that finally forces professionals and entire industries to reshape their global supply chain model? What are the news trends for Supply Chain Planning...
Operations Leader’s Role in the S&OP

Operations Leader’s Role in the S&OP Process

What is the Operations Leader’s Role in the S&OP Process? First of all, the Operations Leader is part of the Roles and Responsibilities of S&OP. He/she needs to develop...
The 5 key pillars of S&OP

What are the 5 Key Pillars of S&OP?

What are the 5 key pillars of S&OP? The What Is S&OP? article states that the structured format of S&OP processes makes the S&OP planning methodology repeatable across businesses...
What is S&OP

What is S&OP?

Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) is a structured planning process that uses forecasted customer demand to drive production schedules. It is a “boundary spanning” activity. that, in order to...
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Demand Driven Supply Chain, why is it so powerful?

Building a demand-driven supply chain is not a remedy to all supply chain issues, but it can greatly improve companies’ performance. Here is why: 1. Demand-Driven...
Next Gen Supply Chain Planning Blog Article

Next-Generation Digital Supply Chain Planning

From Unpredictable to Resilient and Agile Despite the disruptions of the past years, there are some emerging key trends in Supply Chains that provide both challenges...