OTTAWA, Ontario, June 20, 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 platinum conference sponsor of the European Supply Chain Summit, it will host a session entitled "Delivering on the S&OP promise for the 21st Century – Effective, efficient, integrated" June 27th at 11:55 AM.
Delivering on the S&OP promise for the 21st Century – Effective, efficient, integrated
Thursday, June 27th at 11:55 AM – 12:35 PM, stream two
Join C.J. Wehlage, vice president, high-tech solutions at Kinaxis as he discusses how companies are moving to a weekly S&OP cadence with daily reviews, and are including finance, marketing, and R&D, not just sales and operations. Learn how S&OP becomes more effective, efficient, and integrated by doing concurrent planning across functions, at both volume and mix levels, considering both longer and shorter term goals.
The conference will take place June 25– 27, 2013 at The Maritim Hotel in Berlin, Germany.Find out more about the European Supply Chain Summit and this year's theme: Supporting growth through responsive and flexible strategies.
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.