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How to Plan and Manage in Uncertainty and Volatility? Based on Reality and Facts, Duh! - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series articulated the acute need to bring supply chain planning and execution together so that enterprises can react quickly in an informed

rv ibaan cockpit derby  a company’s ability to survive or thrive in the current global environment. Multi-echelon Inventory Optimization (MEIO) is critical to intelligently right-size inventory investments with a keen eye on customer service goals. To drive margin improvements, one must look beyond single location finished goods inventory. Needless to say, this process has a whole different feedback process than what traditional SCP applications were designed for. On the other hand, some supply chain execution (SCE) applicatio

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