Posts tagged as 'Supply chain visibility'

Embrace Complexity – Revisited

TrevorMiles
  • by Trevor Miles
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Tony Martins at Cyber Supply Chain published a very interesting blog over the weekend titled “The post-S&OP era – Managing in NOW mode” that explores the need and nature for more responsive and timely processes. I agree very much with most of Tony’s perspective, but there are areas where I think the argument can be taken […]

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Truth, Lies, and Statistical Modeling in Supply Chains – Part 3

TrevorMiles

As discussed in Part 1 and Part 2 of the “Truth, Lies, and Statistical Modeling in Supply Chains series, systems rarely exhibit variability that follows a Normal distribution, even though very often we base our inventory policies on the assumption that both demand and supply lead times follow a Normal distribution. In this blog, I […]

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Bricks Matter Book Review: Part 1

KirkMunroe
  • by Kirk Munroe
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I received my personally signed copy of Lora Cecere’s Bricks Matter and it immediately had me thinking that I have always wanted to do a book review. As for reviewing this particular text, I also thought it might be nice to bring a perspective that was not steeped in traditional supply chain knowledge and experience.  […]

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What’s The Coolest Place to Work?

CJWehlage
  • by CJ Wehlage
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CJ Wehlage recently joined Kinaxis as vice president, high tech solutions. Wehlage joins a senior team of technical and industry experts that are a highly-leveraged resource for the company’s most critical initiatives across the sales, marketing and client services organizations. Wehlage brings over 20 years of industry experience both as a supply chain practitioner and […]

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SupplyChainBrain Video Series Part 6 Power of One – Collaborative Planning and Execution across the End-to-End Supply Chain

MelissaClow

In October, SupplyChainBrain attended our annual Kinexions user conference. At our event they completed a number of video interviews with some customers, analysts, and Kinaxis executives. These videos are loaded with great information and we would like to share it with our readers. Each week for the coming weeks, we will be highlighting a clip […]

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SupplyChainBrain Video Series Part 5: How An Integrated Supply Chain Enables First Solar’s Business Goals

MelissaClow
  • by Melissa Clow
  • Published

In October, SupplyChainBrain attended our annual Kinexions user conference. At our event they completed a number of video interviews with some customers, analysts, and Kinaxis executives. These videos are loaded with great information and we would like to share it with our readers. Each week for the coming weeks, we will be highlighting a clip. […]

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My First Quarter @ Kinaxis

ManikSharma
  • by Manik Sharma
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Manik Sharma recently joined Kinaxis as an Industry Principal. Prior to joining, he was with JDA/i2 where he spent over ten years in various solution selling and consulting positions. Manik brings over 15 years of industry experience and possess deep knowledge of supply chain management from years as a practitioner and consultant across a wide […]

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Yes Virginia, there is a Supply Chain

AndyZeitz
  • by Andy Zeitz
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My children are getting to the age now where the question that inspired the title of this blog is creeping into our dinner conversations. Luckily for me, the suggested twist in this classic exchange is not nearly as contentious or potentially upsetting as its original… Or is it? Unlike our belief in Santa Claus which […]

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