No one has to tell you about the market forces weighing on distributors: from high expectations of the purchase experience to direct-from-manufacturer purchasing to rapidly changing demographics.
Read this whitepaper to uncover the perceptions and behaviors driving the changes, and gain insight into how you can leverage them into greater differentiation and growth.
Posted on 07/28 at 04:27 PM
Supply chain execution convergence (SCEC) is more than a buzz word. It's a necessity for today's global supply chains.
If organizations aren't operating on interconnected systems, or using a common end-to-end process to connect to all their partners, achieving supply chain excellence is nearly impossible.
Posted on 07/23 at 08:07 AM
Being agile is the focus of today's complex supply chains. Here's how a redefined vision of global TMS will bestow agility in global trade.
Posted on 07/23 at 08:02 AM
The goal of this handbook is to provide supply chain risk management practitioners with concrete suggestions and guidance on how to create, roll-out, and institutionalize a global supply chain resiliency program.
Posted on 07/17 at 11:33 AM
Are you striving to bring new products to market faster and optimize supply chain efficiencies? Without fully integrating trading partners to connect your entire global supply chain, this is an impossible objective.
Download Amber Road's new white paper, Next Gen PLM: Ensuring Compliance and Line of Sight Throughout Your Global Supply Chain, to learn how you can achieve supply chain success with a collaborative supply chain platform.
Posted on 07/16 at 07:55 AM
The challenges faced by industrial distributors are many, but they’re surmountable if companies are willing to re-examine how best to serve their customers’ needs today and tomorrow.
The high-volume warehouse or distribution center that supports B2B, Omni-channel activities, direct-to-consumer shipments, and the Internet of Things all require a flexible and scalable supply chain in order to function at optimal capacity.
The problem is that most of today's supply chains are made up of fragmented silos of information that compromise their ability to compete, be responsive to customer demands or seize new business opportunities.
Posted on 07/02 at 01:42 PM
Not Sure? The whitepaper "Stay or Switch" Provides the Research Necessary for You to See How Well Your Provider Stacks Up!
Posted on 07/02 at 12:54 PM
Too many companies invest in ERP systems but do not achieve the business benefits they anticipated. Sometimes, the ERP solution never fits the way your people and processes work.
Posted on 07/02 at 12:29 PM
Columbus Global •
Based on a recent Gatepoint Research survey of executives from a number of sectors, including manufacturing, retail, and telecommunications, there's a paradox in the industry. In spite of an increased interest in inventory programs that aim to reduce costs and improve customer service levels, companies are facing challenges in establishing their own vendor managed inventory (VMI) programs.
Posted on 07/01 at 10:33 AM
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