Tag Archives: Supply Chain Best Practice

Why worry about external collaboration when Supply Chain and Sales can’t get on!

Any review of the Integrated Business Planning or Sales and Operations Planning (IBP/S&OP) forums will throw up a raft of questions and responses from Logistics, Supply Chain and Operations professionals regarding the involvement of Sales and Marketing in IBP/S&OP.  Mostly … Continue reading

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Do ‘Best Practices’ Lead to Weaker Supply Chains?

Now that the initial confusion from the earthquake and tsunami in Japan has diminished, we can start to understand the effect on global supply chains in the automotive and electronics fields.  Toyota in particular has been hit hard with at … Continue reading

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