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ALSO CALLED: Supply-Chain Management, Supply Chain Optimization, Supply Chain Planning, SCM, Managing Supply Chain, Supply Chain Logistics
DEFINITION: Supply chain management (SCM) is the oversight of materials, information, and finances as they move in a process from supplier to manufacturer to wholesaler to retailer to consumer. Supply chain management involves coordinating and integrating these flows both within and among companies. It is said that the ultimate goal of any effective supply chain management system is to reduce inventory (with  … 
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Exact Macola – Striving Toward ERP Excellence
sponsored by Exact Software
WEBCAST: Watch this informative webcast, featuring Senior Business Consultant Russ Lesko, who discusses Exact Macola's latest ERP software solution.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Jul 24, 2014

Exact Software

B2B Integration Services for Secure Connectivity and Collaboration
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Watch this brief video to learn about B2B integration services that provide a lower TCO than in-house B2B technology. With a pay-as-you go service configured for your business, you'll get help managing, onboarding, and supporting your trading partners.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Premiered: 16 Jan 2012

IBM

B2B Integration Suite to Synchronize your Value Chain
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Watch this brief video to learn about a family of B2B integration tools that synchronizes the execution of end-to-end business processes with all of your partners, thanks to integration software, the cloud, and managed services.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Premiered: 24 Aug 2012

IBM

SYSPRO Customer Feedback Loop: Lee Spring Company
sponsored by SYSPRO
WEBCAST: This on-demand video case study reveals how a strategic ERP investment enabled Lee Spring Company – a manufacturer of custom and stock springs and wire forms – to achieve inventory control, global visibility, cost savings, and more.
Posted: 08 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Jan 2, 2013

SYSPRO

Tommy Hilfiger Customer Testimonial Video
sponsored by SAP APJ
VIDEO: View this brief video to learn how SAP has helped Tommy Hilfiger to mobilize its business processes, including making its entire look book available on the iPad and improving its relations with suppliers in over 40 countries.
Posted: 27 Mar 2012 | Premiered: 27 Mar 2012

SAP APJ

Video - Andrew Bartolini on Collaborative Sourcing
sponsored by Ariba, Inc.
VIDEOCAST: Ardent Partners analyst and CPO Rising author, Andrew Bartolini, shares his insights into successful buyer/seller collaboration and supply chain sourcing.
Posted: 22 Dec 2011 | Premiered: Dec 22, 2011

Ariba, Inc.

InfoSphere MDM Solution for Product Information Management
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Watch this short video and learn how leading retailers, distributors and manufacturers leverage IBM InfoSphere Product Information Management solutions to boost supply chain productivity and deliver an optimal customer purchase experience.
Posted: 15 Nov 2011 | Premiered: 15 Nov 2011

IBM

The Ultimate Upgrade Experience for Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1
sponsored by Fujitsu & Oracle
WEBCAST: This on-demand webcast outlines new features and functionality in Oracle's E-Business Suite R-12.1, including support, and explains how to build the business case for upgrading. Find out how to ensure a ROI when you upgrade to R-12.1 using the strategic approach this webcast provides.
Posted: 30 Sep 2011 | Premiered: Sep 29, 2011

Fujitsu & Oracle

Podcast: Why SAP ERP As A Platform For Growth?
sponsored by itelligence, Inc.
PODCAST: Midsized organizations are challenged to strike the right balance between reducing costs and making targeted investments for future success.  This session teaches you how to optimize the implementation of your ERP deployment for maximum gain.
Posted: 14 Oct 2010 | Premiered: Oct 14, 2010

itelligence, Inc.

The Rise of Collaboration in the Budgeting Process
sponsored by Tagetik Software
WEBCAST: Learn how companies can use social software in combination with Business Intelligence applications to improve decision-making in key business processes.Watch this webcast presented by Tagetik, Microsoft and featuring Gartner as new collaboration strategies and methodologies for budgeting and forecasting are introduced.
Posted: 11 Jun 2010 | Premiered: Jun 22, 2010, 11:00 EDT (15:00 GMT)


How to Get Lean with Automated Process Discovery - Live demonstration and case study presentation
sponsored by Fujitsu America, Inc.
WEBCAST: The biggest challenge to improving the efficiency of your business processes often lies in knowing how these processes really work in your organization. This webcast will teach you how to visualize and analyze your business processes from historical data, expose process waste and apply lean initiatives to achieve significant value.
Posted: 23 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 23, 2010

Fujitsu America, Inc.

IBM Cognos Online Conference for Retailers and Manufactures
sponsored by IBM
VIRTUAL SEMINAR: This 2-hour complimentary virtual seminar on performance management (PM) takes place on October 21 and continues on November 4th — Join us to learn how PM can help you improve visibility into your manufacturing business so you can reduce costs, speed delivery and efficiency, satisfy customers and create innovative new products.
Posted: 24 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 21 Oct 2009

IBM

Best Practices for Achieving Sustainable Supply Chains
sponsored by E2open
WEBCAST: Sustainable and green initiatives are becoming increasingly important in today's business climate, as companies restructure their supply chains to reduce their carbon footprint, while also improving their bottom line. This upcoming webinar sheds light on the move towards sustainable supply chain management.
Posted: 10 Apr 2009 | Premiered: Apr 9, 2009

E2open

IBM Lotus Sametime Demo: Unified Communications and Collaboration Solution
sponsored by IBM
SOFTWARE DEMO: IBM Lotus Sametime software provides an easy-to-use unified communications and collaboration solution with the policy controls and security features your business requires. Check out this demo to see how IBM Lotus Sametime can be used in everyday business situations to quickly and efficiently communicate and drive business success.
Posted: 13 Mar 2009 | Premiered: 13 Mar 2009

IBM

Is JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Right for Your Business?
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: View this Webcast to learn why the new transformation of JD Edwards applications can integrate your manufacturing strategies to improve your competitiveness and overall performance.
Posted: 14 Nov 2008 | Premiered: Dec 3, 2008, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

Oracle Corporation

Infor - ERP SyteLine
sponsored by Infor
SOFTWARE DEMO: Infor ERP SyteLine spans the business of manufacturing to align supply with demand and support the business and operational challenges of manufacturers. Download this demo to get a better understanding of how this software can benefit your company.
Posted: 04 Sep 2008 | Premiered: 04 Sep 2008

Infor

Infor - ERP VISUAL
sponsored by Infor
SOFTWARE DEMO: Infor ERP VISUAL combines affordability and deep functionality, and is ideal for high growth, mixed-mode manufacturers who need a modular solution. Learn why more than 4,000 businesses trust Infor ERP VISUAL to run their operations.
Posted: 04 Sep 2008 | Premiered: 04 Sep 2008

Infor

6 Key Metrics for Measuring Lean Success
sponsored by Infor
WEBCAST: This webcast by IndustryWeek discusses the key metrics your company can use to help ensure you accomplish you lean goals. It brings together members of the manufacturing community to discuss strategic and operational initiatives.
Posted: 04 Sep 2008 | Premiered: Sep 4, 2008

Infor

Pave the Road to "Perfect Order" Performance with Integrated Fulfillment
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WEBCAST: Get a first-hand view of how SAP solutions can help you improve your organization's business processes for transportation management, logistics, and warehouse management. SAP's advanced solutions deliver the functionalities you need...
Posted: 04 Feb 2008 | Premiered: Nov 13, 2007

SAP America, Inc.

SAP and Voice: Optimize Supply Chain Operations
sponsored by Voxware, Motorola, and PEAK Technologies
WEBCAST: Attend this Webcast to learn how this powerful combination provides improved real-time data collection and increased flexibility to make downstream business process changes easily and inexpensively.
Posted: 16 Aug 2007 | Premiered: Aug 29, 2007, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Voxware, Motorola, and PEAK Technologies

Reducing the Supply Chain Risk in a Partner Based, Global Manufacturing Environment
sponsored by E2open
WEBCAST: Access this webcast to learn about expanding global environments & enterprises.
Posted: 15 May 2007 | Premiered: May 1, 2007

E2open
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SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  the assumption that products are available when needed). As a solution for successful supply chain management, sophisticated software systems with Web interfaces are competing with Web-based application service providers (ASP) who promise to provide part or all of the SCM service for companies who rent their service.Supply chain management flows can be divided into three main flows:The product flowThe information flowThe finances flowThe product flow includes the movement of goods from a supplier to a customer, as well as any customer returns or service needs. The information flow involves transmitting … 
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