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Oracle is Word One at Ford
Ford Motor Company and Oracle Corporation announced the formation of the AutoXchange, an integrated electronic procurement supply chain to be created and run as a joint venture.
: Oracle is Word One at Ford Oracle is Word One at Ford D. Geller - November 11, 1999 Read Comments Event Summary Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) and Oracle Corporation (Nasdaq: ORCL) have joined to create an automotive online supply chain. The new venture, dubbed AutoXchange, is expected to handle Ford s $80 billion in annual purchasing transactions with more than 30,000 suppliers, as well as its total $300 billion extended supply chain. The immediate goals of the venture are to allow Ford and its suppliers
Ford Extends Its Engagement With Vistaar » The TEC Blog
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Shallow Ford Paves the Way with Sage Fixed Assets
: Shallow Ford Paves the Way with Sage Fixed Assets Shallow Ford Paves the Way with Sage Fixed Assets Source: Sage Document Type: Case Study Description: ... Shallow Ford Paves the Way with Sage Fixed Assets style= border-width:0px; /> comments powered by Disqus Related Topics: Asset Management Related Industries: Industry Independent Related Keywords: Sage Fixed Assets, fixed asset management strategy Source: Sage Learn more about Sage
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SCM Software for Mills
Demand for mill products especially in the metals and packaging industry is growing fast. This presents a good opportunity for the software vendors who cater to the needs of customers in these industries.But these industries have some unique requirements which are discussed throughout this article. Supply chain management software which does planning and execution for manufacturing, transportation, distribution etc. for mills industry, needs to address these unique requirements.
: SCM Software for Mills SCM Software for Mills Ashfaque Ahmed - July 17, 2004 Read Comments Introduction Mills produce very different products than products which are made in a typical process or discrete manufacturing. Mill products contain order specific attributes like width, surface finish, length, chemical composition, physical and chemical tolerance limits, and standard product specification (either company specific or more common industry specific). Mill products can be in the form of coils, rolls,
A Tale of a Few Good SCM Players – Part 3 » The TEC Blog
of a Few Good SCM Players – Part 3 » The TEC Blog TEC Blog TEC Home About TEC Contact Us About the Bloggers Follow TEC on Twitter RSS Discussing Enterprise Software and Selection --> Fast, Accurate Software Evaluations TEC helps enterprises evaluate and select software solutions that meet their exacting needs by empowering purchasers with the tools, research, and expertise to make an ideal decision. Your software selection starts here. Learn more about TEC s
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RedPrairie and JDA Software Merger, Part Three: What Does it Mean for Manhattan Associates and Other SCM Players? » The TEC Blog
Manhattan Associates and Other SCM Players? » The TEC Blog TEC Blog TEC Home About TEC Contact Us About the Bloggers Follow TEC on Twitter RSS Discussing Enterprise Software and Selection --> Fast, Accurate Software Evaluations TEC helps enterprises evaluate and select software solutions that meet their exacting needs by empowering purchasers with the tools, research, and expertise to make an ideal decision. Your software selection starts here. Learn more about
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ERP and SCM ImplementationsPart One: Doing Too Much Too Soon
In order to get ahead of the systems development power curve, companies are attempting what is equivalent to executing a quadruple jump in ice skating; running a sub 3:50 minute mile in track; and winning the Tour de France in cycling--all in the same year. How? By trying to implement enterprise resource planning (ERP) and supply chain management (SCM) software at the same time. Read on why this is an ill-advised course of action with an extremely low probability of success.
: ERP and SCM Implementations Part One: Doing Too Much Too Soon ERP and SCM Implementations Part One: Doing Too Much Too Soon Joseph Strub - April 8, 2004 Read Comments Introduction Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are typically very complex and all-encompassing software. Supply chain management (SCM) systems are no slouches when it comes to complexity and scope, either. So why would a company attempt to implement both systems at the same time? Some rationalize that their software is in such dire
The Essential Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management (SCM) once viewed as a way to obtain a competitive advantage, is now perceived as a logical and necessary extension of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). The reasons: First, traditional ERP systems lack the advanced planning tools necessary for companies to respond to an increasingly competitive business environment. Second, advances in computing power and data transmission enable disparate entities to communicate efficiently and at a low cost. Finally, vendors have observed the complementary nature of SCM and ERP and are engaged in consolidation of their product suites.
: Enterprise Resource Planning Where SCM was once viewed as a way to obtain a competitive advantage, companies are now beginning to perceive it as a logical and necessary extension of ERP. It is also represents the best method of entry into the realm of business-to-business collaboration, which is simply an extension of the supply chain to include upstream and downstream trading partners (i.e., suppliers and customers). There are several reasons why ERP vendors have been augmenting their transaction
Collaborative Commerce : ERP, CRM, e-Proc, and SCM Unite! A Series Study: Baan and Parent Company, Invensys
Baan is now iBaan, fully focused on the Internet via Portals and web technologies, across CRM, ERP, and SCM spaces.
: ERP, CRM, e-Proc, and SCM Unite! A Series Study: Baan and Parent Company, Invensys Collaborative Commerce : ERP, CRM, e-Proc, and SCM Unite! A Series Study: Baan and Parent Company, Invensys Randy Garland - September 20, 2001 Read Comments Collaborative Commerce : ERP, CRM, e-Proc, and SCM Unite! A Series Study: Baan and Parent Company, Invensys R. Garland - September 20, 2001 Introduction In the early 90 s, ERP came of age. Everyone had to have the functionality ERP packages promised. Since then, as
Inventory Planning & Optimization:Extending Your ERP System
SCM vendors are adding best of breed solutions to ERP product suites and are aggressively marketing this new functionality. The SCM market has been growing so strongly that where SCM was once viewed as a means to gain competitive advantage, companies now see it as a necessary extension of an ERP system, especially Inventory Management and Optimization solutions.
: make use of advanced SCM solutions have higher inventory turns than their industry competition. Leader - Inventory Turns Laggard Inventory Turns CPG Suppliers Procter & Gamble - 6.43 Johnson & Johnson - 3.07 Technology Dell - 64.34 Compaq/HP - 14.84 Contract Manufacturers Flextronics - 8.86 Solectron - 4.92 Retailer Wal-Mart - 7.29 K-Mart - 4.39 Sources: Zacks investment Services and Forrester Research Figure 1 Inventory Turns widely Differ in Industries Since 1998, Retailers, Distributors and
Collaborative Commerce : ERP, CRM, e-Procurement, and SCM Unite! A Series Study
Now in 2001, the catchphrase is 'Collaborative Commerce', where we unite all of the elements of ERP, CRM, E-Procurement, and SCM into one coherent system within and between organizations. This is the stuff system integrators dream of.
: ERP, CRM, e-Procurement, and SCM Unite! A Series Study Collaborative Commerce : ERP, CRM, e-Procurement, and SCM Unite! A Series Study Randy Garland - September 13, 2001 Read Comments R. Garland - September 13, 2001 Introduction In the early 90 s, ERP came of age. Everyone had to have the functionality ERP packages promised. Since then, as Web and Internet technologies have matured, CRM on the front end, and e-Procurement and Supply Chain Management on the back end, have come into their own. Now in
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