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(By Mike Raftery) Ah…. the soft warm blanket of safety stock. Who doesn’t love an extra pallet or two of inventory to help you sleep well at night? In the theory of every supply chain textbook ever written, safety stock is purely the amount
(By Megan Brimmer) We’re excited to announce that Wade Smith has recently joined SCM Connections as an Associate Partner where he leads our Integrated Business Planning practice. Wade brings 15 years of experience implementing SAP Supply Chain modules (QM, WM, PP-PI, and IM), including
I came across this business requirement to level production capacity simultaneously at multiple BOM levels, using the standard SAP SNP Capacity Leveling process. The standard process levels only one resource at a time without considering other dependent resources or products. There were circumstantial restrictions
(By Mike Raftery) It seems lately that the collective supply chain world is all at once evaluating their business cases for the S&OP module of the Integrated Business Planning suite from SAP. When I have seen these evaluations occur, they usually occur in relation
(By Mike Raftery) Who would have thought that the most creativity comes out of a “vanilla” solution? When options are limited, it’s amazing how creative you can really become. I’m on a project now with limited resources for customization. Basically, it’s me and whatever