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SynQuest, Ford Deliver a Novel Application for Inbound Logistics
SynQuest’s joint development venture with Ford has produced a planning engine for inbound logistics that optimizes constraints along multiple dimensions

ford motor company scm  Inc., a subsidiary of Ford Motor Company. The planning engine is designed to help companies validate the efficiency of their inbound supply networks by finding an optimum delivery plan based on user-defined sets of parameters. A total of five modules are planned, including: Logistics Configuration - determines the best transportation routes to ship products or components from suppliers to point of completion. Rotation and Routing - turns routes into actual schedules that consider day-to-day logistics

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Supply Chain Management (SCM) RFI/RFP Template

Demand Management,Supply Chain Optimization,Warehouse Management System (WMS),Production and Supply Planning,Service Parts Planning,Transportation Management System (TMS),International Trade Logistics (ITL),Order Management,Supply Chain Event Management,Supplier Relationship Management (SRM),Product Technology  

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Merger Mania At Its Extremes


Other than for the peculiarity of a ‘love triangle’, the merger of SynQuest, Viwlocity and Tilion might be a harbinger of SCEM’s annexation by the realm of SCM, in which case, with a similar phenomenon of ERP absorbing MRP over a decade ago, history would repeat itself.

ford motor company scm  service. Its customers include Ford Motor Company , Nissan North America , HON Industries , Simmons Company , Penske Logistics and Honda Express . Viewlocity's solutions, on the other hand, monitor supply chain execution (SCE) against the original plan, detecting deviations in time to prevent customer service disruptions and avoid costly fixes such as shipment expediting. The solution also provides recommendations for solving problems associated with these unplanned events and enables collaborative Read More

As Hype Becomes Reality, a Radio Frequency Identification Ecosystem Emerges Part Three: Radio Frequency Identification Opportunities Abound and Summary


We may soon find radio frequency identification (RFID) tags routinely associated with common products. However, in order for RFID to achieve its full potential, the gap between the vision of RFID and the current realities of RFID must be closed.

ford motor company scm  's RFID routing ticket Ford Motor Co . deployment of an RFID yard system and vehicle track and management system Pharmaceutical Applications Anti-counterfeit solution that assures the authenticity of pharmaceutical products through the supply chain to the pharmacy Compliance with current and anticipated pedigree mandates without the need to file reams of paper Product quality assurance through the supply chain by monitoring storage conditions for temperature sensitive products Improved inventory Read More

Oracle Proud To Be Number Two


Being number two in the advanced planning and scheduling (APS) software market is becoming a coveted prize for old guard ERP vendors.

ford motor company scm  Communications, GE Aircraft Engines, Ford Motor Company, Hitachi Data Systems, Odwalla, TRACO, and UPS. Market Impact It seems clear that when Larry Ellison is not ruffling feathers in his private jet or making waves in his yacht, he maintains the common touch by personally writing his company's press releases. The recent announcement came within days of Oracle's claim to have surpassed SAP as the world's number one software vendor. When it comes to supply chain management, however, both vendors seem Read More

Merging Global Trade Management with Global Finance


With the acquisition of Vastera, JPMorgan Chase may be the first global financial institution to offer a complete integrated cash, trade and logistics solution across the physical and financial supply chains in a way that would maximize benefits to its clients.

ford motor company scm  meeting. Two major shareholders, Ford Motor Company and Technology Crossover Ventures , representing approximately 28 percent of the Vastera shares outstanding have reportedly committed to vote their shares in favor of the transaction pursuant to voting agreements entered into with JPMorgan Chase. With approximately 650 professionals in 14 countries and with over 400 clients throughout the world, Vastera is the worldwide leader in providing solutions for GTM and serves an international client base, Read More

World Class Quality, Productivity, and Service at Perryman Company


In order to fully leverage its world-class manufacturing facilities, Perryman Company, a global leader in specialty titanium products, foresaw the need for a comprehensive information system that would integrate its internal processes—and one that would also support continued growth. One year after going live with its new system, Perryman has seen many important benefits, including improved visibility of costs.

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2012 TEC Buyer’s Guide to Explore Surging Interest in SCM


Supply chain management (SCM) software is a key part of a successful global business. With it, companies can monitor transactions between suppliers, manufacturers, shippers, retailers, and a host of other partners. They can anticipate problems, eliminate bottlenecks, and avoid expensive delays. Without SCM, companies lose visibility, and control, of anything outside their four walls, and risk

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Case Study: Campbell Soup Company


After expanding its product lines and accelerating product roll-outs, the Campbell Soup Company needed to align demand forecasting and supply chain planning with its new, more dynamic business model. Learn how the company’s new solution helped it improve inventory forecasting, adapt to day-to-day changes in demand, enhance long-range production planning and risk management, and spend more time on strategic activities.

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Leveraging CRM for Midsize Company Growth


Customer relationship management (CRM) strategies, principles, and technologies play a pivotal role in helping organizations grow from small, entrepreneurial companies with ad-hoc processes, into several hundred million dollar powerhouses. This document covers the basics, providing some helpful guidelines, and providing a rough, general framework for you to begin your initiative.

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Retalix POS Software Company Sold to NCR


US-based retail hardware and software giant NCR has agreed to pay approximately $650 million to acquire Retalix, a retail technology company. NCR management is using many elliptical phrases about “strengthening strategy,” “commitment to delivering solutions,” and “improving business processes and enabling experiences,” but there were no clearly stated reasons for the deal. No

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Elementum Does Mobile End-to-end SCM


After about two years of stealth operation, Elementum, a novel mobile cloud platform for holistic supply chain management (SCM), announced that it has more than $60 million in funding and several major customers. The Silicon Valley-based startup has $44 million in Series B funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners and Flextronics (which was also the major pilot customer) and brand name customers like Dyson and Enphase Energy Inc.

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The SCM Perspective: 2009 in Review-and What You Can Do to Weather the Storms of 2010


In spite of the 2009 recession, some SCM vendors were able to create traction in the supply chain space this year. From an industry landscape perspective, three events from 2009 will have a more far-reaching impact than any other in this space, primarily because they’re priming the conditions for still more vendor competition and industry volatility in the year to come.News item: Oracle

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SYSPRO ERP Choice of The Brewer Company


The Brewer Company, a leading manufacturer of roofing and pavement maintenance materials, opted for SYSPRO ERP to help the move the company forward. The concise press release does not give any indication how thorough the ERP selection process was here. The selection steps were as follows: Preliminary 90–120-minute phone conversations were conducted with the 13 candidate ERP vendors.

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