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WAM Systems Offers Supply Chain Planning Packaged Solution For Chemicals
Not many people know of WAM Systems, a privately held supply chain management vendor situated in a Philadelphia suburb. Emboldened by growing interest and new

information on supply chain management for paints production  packaged with a laboratory information system (LIS). LIS applications and PICASO use much of the same data, such as product specifications, product and raw material assays, and customer order information. Combining PICASO with an LIS would be a strong selling point for customers who want both supply chain management and laboratory data management and would otherwise need to go to two vendors. WAM Systems should continue its plans to build its market presence, crafting its message for executive levels

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Production and Supply Planning RFI/RFP Template

Strategic Supply Chain Planning, Operational Planning, Procurement Collaboration, Order Management, Fulfillment, and Channel Integration, Utilities for Planning Systems, Systems Integration,... Get this template

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So What’s the Big Deal with Chemicals?


Due to the inherent challenges of the industry, most chemical companies are still unable to profitably respond to highly variable demand, or to execute predictable product supply strategies.

information on supply chain management for paints production  trading partners. For more information on this trend, see As Hype Becomes Reality, a Radio Frequency Identification Ecosystem Emerges . New streams of automated and actionable data—arriving from the plant floor, storage facilities, and so on, all with the help of real-world-awareness technologies—have to enable network members to more swiftly identify new market challenges or opportunities; reallocate inventories accordingly; reconcile customer needs with research and development (R&D) efforts; Read More

Microsoft Keeps on Rounding up Its Business Solutions Part One: Event Summary


While the recent initiatives by Microsoft Business Solutions to piecemeal bolster its product lines' SCM capabilities should benefit users, a lot more cohesive SCM strategy is needed for Microsoft to truly permeate the SCM mid-market.

information on supply chain management for paints production  their HR and payroll information and complete common tasks, such as filling out and approving timecards, submitting requests for time off, reviewing paycheck and benefit information, and more easily changing their employee profile information. The HRM (Human Resource Management) Self Service Suite consists of five modules: Employee Profile , Employee Pay , Time and Attendance , Recruitment , and Skills and Training , and it works with MBS Great Plains US payroll and human resource applications. The new Read More

Nine Ways to Use ERP to Make the Manufacturing Supply Chain Lean


There are entire books and thorough training and certification processes devoted to lean supply chain practices. But within any manufacturing environment, there are a few relatively simple steps that will help any enterprise make its supply chain lean. In this article, we will touch on these simple measures—measures that any company can take.

information on supply chain management for paints production  can become as the information flows seamlessly through these nodes, hubs, customers, and suppliers—regardless of whether these sites are under your direct control or not. Begin to see multisite functionality for what it is: a tool for collaboration up and down the supply chain. Master data management is key, particularly for companies that have recently experienced merger or acquisition activity . Master data management will bring efficiencies to companies that, in different departments, have Read More

What Could Process Manufacturers Do Better in PLM?


Part 1 of my recent blog series, Filling the Holes and Breaking Down Artificial Walls in a Process PLM Solution Set, established that the product lifecycle management (PLM) software market for process industries (i.e., food @ beverage, life sciences, chemicals, paints, consumer products, etc.) has not been well-defined as compared to its counterparts in the discrete widgets manufacturing and

information on supply chain management for paints production  specification and synchronize  Product Information Management (PIM) -type data with retailer data pools and electronic catalogs. The manufacturer’s salespeople will need product datasheets, and customers will want to search the company’s Web site for product content. Based on the fragmented nature of most PLM implementations and/or limited usage of the PLM system and data outside the R&D department, most companies fall back on using Microsoft Office applications or complex reporting methods. Without Read More

AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP: ERP for Discrete Manufacturing Certification Report


The AIM Computer Solutions product AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for discrete manufacturing in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

information on supply chain management for paints production  Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP: ERP for Discrete Manufacturing Certification Report The AIM Computer Solutions product AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for discrete manufacturing in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product Read More

Master Requirement Planning and Master Production Scheduling Software: Hard Facts Part Two: Materials Requirement Planning and Master Production Scheduling


Most of the manufacturing software vendors have planning and scheduling software which assume either infinite production capacity for calculating quantities of raw material and work in progress (WIP) requirements or infinite quantities of raw and WIP materials for calculating production capacity. There are many problems with this approach. This paper discusses the pitfalls of this approach and how to avoid these by making sure that the software you buy indeed takes into account finite quantities of required materials as well as finite capacities of work centers in your manufacturing facility.

information on supply chain management for paints production  kept. Most of this information will come from the BOM. In most of the software in the market, it is MPS which is run before the MRP. Thus it is assumed that infinite capacity and infinite work in progress material are available for making schedule. Ultimately, this is why a schedule made this way will always be wrong. Production Scheduling Let's face it. You have a fixed production capacity at your disposal. You have a fixed list of suppliers with fixed quantities of raw material supplies. Your production Read More

An Opportunity for Change: 10 Recommendations for Advancing Your HR Technology Strategy


This report outlines 10 recommendations for companies to advance its human resources (HR) technology strategy. From conducting a global systems inventory and redeploying software to recalibrating talent strategies and targeting critical roles to focusing on end-user experience and tapping social collaboration, it offers easy-to-implement recommendations to help organizations d position themselves for long-term success.

information on supply chain management for paints production  Opportunity for Change: 10 Recommendations for Advancing Your HR Technology Strategy This report outlines 10 recommendations for companies to advance its human resources (HR) technology strategy. From conducting a global systems inventory and redeploying software to recalibrating talent strategies and targeting critical roles to focusing on end-user experience and tapping social collaboration, it offers easy-to-implement recommendations to help organizations d position themselves for long-term success. Read More

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Financial Forecasting: Room for Improvement for People, Process and Technology


Preparing an accurate forecast in this volatile business climate is challenging. Still, it is critical for businesses to be able to predict outcomes for the next month, quarter or year, and be able to respond quickly when the actuals vary significantly from the forecast. Forecasting may be equal parts art and science, but the most dialed-in enterprises report using a solid, collaborative process for generating accurate forecasts.

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NetSuite Wholesale Distribution Edition v11.2 for ERP for Distribution Certification Report


NetSuite Wholesale Distribution Edition v11.2 is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for distribution in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

information on supply chain management for paints production  Wholesale Distribution Edition v11.2 for ERP for Distribution Certification Report NetSuite Wholesale Distribution Edition v11.2 is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for distribution in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product Read More

IFS Applications (version 8.0) for ERP for Services Certification Report


IFS Applications (v. 8.0) is TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for services (non-manufacturing) in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

information on supply chain management for paints production  Applications (version 8.0) for ERP for Services Certification Report IFS Applications (v. 8.0) is TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for services (non-manufacturing) in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth Read More

Production and Distribution


Production and distribution are either both performed within an organization, or else one of the functions is outsourced to reduce the overall cost and allow organizations to focus on core competencies. Production is defined as an operation of work performed on goods to make them available for consumption. Distribution encompasses the activities involved in delivering products or services to customers. Every company that handles production or distribution processes faces specific challenges, such as the following:

information on supply chain management for paints production  and Distribution Production and distribution are either both performed within an organization, or else one of the functions is outsourced to reduce the overall cost and allow organizations to focus on core competencies. Production is defined as an operation of work performed on goods to make them available for consumption. Distribution encompasses the activities involved in delivering products or services to customers. Every company that handles production or distribution processes faces Read More

Epicor for Service Enterprises: ERP for Services (Non-manufacturing) Competitor Analysis Report


The enterprise resource planning (ERP) for services knowledge base is appropriate for organizations in service-oriented industries. It consists of enterprise-wide integrated information systems that manage the operations, services, and resources of non-manufacturing organizations.

information on supply chain management for paints production  consists of enterprise-wide integrated information systems that manage the operations, services, and resources of non-manufacturing organizations. Read More

Identifying the ROI of a Software Application for SCM Part 2: We Are Looking for the Vendor To Tell Us


Managers weighing an investment in software for supply chain face pressure to be right. Looking for a precise calculation of ROI often results in making an uninformed decision. This part discusses what to do when business analysis skills are lacking.

information on supply chain management for paints production  intense. Fast, reasonably accurate information about the impact of a software investment decision grows more critical. Many decision-makers look for an exact forecast of return on investment (ROI) from the purchase of a supply chain management application. At least four very real challenges make such perfect information elusive. Commonly, executives meet these challenges with responses that are not carefully considered. The challenges and the corresponding reactionary refrains are as follows: Limited Read More