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How to Use Supply Chain Design to Craft Successful M&A Activities

Mergers & Acquisitions
Learn how companies have leveraged supply chain design to model their supply chains, evaluate alternatives, optimize the network structure and simulate multiple scenarios in order to predict the resulting operational performance of merged organizations.

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Using Simulation Technology to Predict Supply Chain Performance

Supply Chain Simulation
Predict how your supply chain would perform under any circumstance with simulation, a unique form of analysis that truly factors time and variability into each individual transaction, decision and movement throughout the supply chain.

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The Next Generation of Inventory Optimization has Arrived

Inventory Optimization
Cutting-edge demand classification technology integrated with network optimization and simulation enables cost reduction and increased inventory availability.

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Found Money: Using Supply Chain Modeling to Find Hidden Cost Savings

Like Money in a Coat Pocket: Uncover Hidden Cost Savings in Your Supply Chain
Learn four key modeling techniques used by many leading companies to “find” money in the supply chain.

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Winning Through Better Supply Chain Design

Who designed this supply chain, anyway?
It’s a common question from senior executives when confronted with an end-to-end view of their supply chain.

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Designing Full Potential Transportation Networks

What Got You Here Won’t Get You There
Many transportation networks are the product of history, developed over time as a company grows with expanding product lines and emerging markets. What if you designed your transportation network to be the best it can be?

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Harnessing Cost-to-Serve Optimization

What’s the real cost to meet this customer’s needs?
Accurate cost-to-serve data can enable increased profitability and informed decision making.

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Omni-Channel and Beyond: 9 Strategies for Retail Supply Chain Design

What if treating all products the same in your supply chain ultimately costs you money and diminishes your service level? What if buying products at the lowest cost actually hurts your profitability?

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Production Modeling: Top 5 Initiatives to Drive Breakthrough Performance

Near-shore/off-shore decision making all the way to risk management.
Model production footprint, operations and capacity as part of the end-to-end supply chain.

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Three Elements of a Truly Effective Supply Chain Risk Management Strategy

When you hear the term risk management, what comes to mind?
Hint: If you’re focusing your risk management plan on unplanned events or tsunamis, you’re missing the mark.

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Tips for Creating a Supply Chain Design Center of Excellence

Companies are making supply chain design a core business function.
Here are three key recommendations for the successful implementation of a supply chain design center of excellence within your business.

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