OTTAWA, Ontario, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinaxis®, provider of RapidResponse®, a cloud-based supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) solution, today announced that, as a conference sponsor of LogiPharma 2013, it will host a panel discussion with senior supply chain professionals on Tuesday, September 17th at 9:00AM at the Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village in Princeton, New Jersey.
"Time to Get off Excel and into the Cloud for Supply Network Planning"
Tuesday, September 17th at 9:00AM
The panel, moderated by Trevor Miles, vice president of thought leadership at Kinaxis, brings together supply chain executives to discuss how Life Science companies are adopting process improvements and new technologies targeted at removing business "silos," improving collaboration, and achieving significant operations performance breakthroughs. The following topics will be covered during this session:
- FDASIA compliance for drug shortage analysis and reporting
- Effect of orphan diseases on portfolios
- Innovation versus discovery cost
- Trends in outsourcing
- Emerging business needs in pharmaceutical manufacturing
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Kinaxis delivers a cloud-based SCM and S&OP solution. Large manufacturing companies with complex supply chain networks and volatile business environments rely on RapidResponse for collaborative planning, continuous performance monitoring, and coordinated response to plan variances across multiple areas of the business. With RapidResponse, enterprises are able to attain a control tower solution that encompasses a full spectrum of supply chain related business processes, including such functions as: S&OP, supply and capacity planning, demand planning, and supplier collaboration. As a result, Kinaxis customers have replaced disparate planning and performance management tools and are realizing significant operations performance breakthroughs. From a single product, customers are able to make both long-term and real-time demand and supply balancing decisions quickly, collaboratively, and in line with the shared business objectives of multiple stakeholders.