OTTAWA, Canada, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinaxis®, provider of RapidResponse®, a cloud-based SCM and S&OP solution, is proud to be a sponsor of a S&OP webinar series, hosted by Lora Cecere, Founder, Supply Chain Insights and Kirk Munroe, VP Marketing, Kinaxis.
Currently, companies are facing a supply chain plateau. Growth has slowed, inventories are rising, and operating margins are degrading. How do companies reverse these trends? They need to move from inside-out to outside-in and work horizontally across functions. The focus needs to be on the creation of value networks.
Register to hear Lora Cecere discuss the principles of being market-driven and how it will differentiate companies in the race for Supply Chain 2020. Where she will address the following topics:
- What is a market-driven value network and why does it matter?
- How do we redefine supply chain excellence to move forward and make progress on this supply chain plateau?
- How can technology help?
Title: Why Bricks Matter - The Race for Supply Chain 2020
Date: Thursday, February 28, 2013
Time: 1:30:00 PM EST - 2:45:00 PM EST
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.