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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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Transportation Procurement Benchmark Study The Benefits of Global Procurement Integration
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: In this sixth annual transportation procurement benchmark report manufacturing and supply experts surveyed roughly 230 transportation buyers on procurement practices, processes, technologies and trends. The resulting report is a detailed portrait of the transportation landscape, which can help you to stay current.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

GT Nexus

When Disaster Strikes: 5 Ways to Plan for and React to Supply Chain Disruptions
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to get 5 ways to plan for and react to supply chain disruptions with cloud technology.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 20 Feb 2015

GT Nexus

Solution Overview: Supply Chain Finance
sponsored by GT Nexus
RESOURCE: In this concise resource learn more about supply chain finance and how you can provide visibility into transactions in the world of complicated global supply chains with many partner and financial institutions.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 20 Feb 2015

GT Nexus

What is supply chain intelligence?
sponsored by GT Nexus
RESOURCE: With supply chain intelligence data, organizations can easily see where performance is weak and where it's strong, allowing executives to make smart strategic decisions. Learn how this could benefit your business.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 20 Feb 2015

GT Nexus

5 Steps to Reaching New Levels of  Supply Chain Agility by Enhancing Your ERP Software with Cloud Technology
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: In this valuable white paper get 5 steps to reach new levels of supply chain agility by enhancing your ERP software with cloud technology.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

GT Nexus

Solutions & Strategies for Supply Chain Assurance & Collaboration: A Retailer’s Quest for a Unified Buying Cycle
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper get solutions and strategies for supply chain assurance and collaboration, and learn more about how you can realize your need for a unified buying cycle.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

GT Nexus

The New Era of the Agile Supply Chain
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: In this valuable white paper learn more about how you can move forward by looking backward by creating an agile supply chian with end-to-end visibility.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

GT Nexus

Cloud IT: The Impact of Cloud Supply Chain Platforms on the Role of IT
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: In this valuable white paper learn more about the impact of cloud supply chain platforms on the role of IT and how you can better prepare your team for the challenges they may face.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

GT Nexus

The Internet of Things Supply Chain: Data-driven, Agile, Real-time
sponsored by GT Nexus
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the new technology driving the IoT. Read on to find out how you can provide immediate substantial benefits and create a strong foundation for your business in an environment where all parties, goods, assets, and sensors connect and communicate through the internet of things.
Posted: 17 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

GT Nexus

Managing Supply Chain Complexity: Best Practices for the Retail Industry
sponsored by SAP
RESOURCE: Explore the following infographic to find out now these top performers achieve success and learn how you can improve your operational processes.
Posted: 27 Jan 2015 | Published: 27 Jan 2015

SAP

Ventana Research: Mobile Applications add Flexibility for Manufacturing
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read more to find out about how mobile applications can create more flexibility for manufacturing businesses. Topics covered include the need for faster information, the advantages of mobile technology, and more.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Epicor Software Corporation

Improving Supply Chain Agility: Best Practices for the Consumer Products Industry
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Read the following white paper to learn about the best practices you can use to improve your supply chain agility.
Posted: 23 Jan 2015 | Published: 23 Jan 2015

SAP

IBM Multi-Enterprise Relationship Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for an in-depth look at one platform that provides a modern system of engagement when it comes to supplier relations and supply chain management. Access now to see how ongoing activity monitoring can reshape how your operations function.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 22 Jan 2015

IBM

Multi-Enterprise Relationship
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Access these brief videos for a quick demonstration of one platform that addresses multi-enterprise relationship management. See demonstrations that include activity rollout, activity monitoring, and activity creation and customization.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Premiered: 22 Jan 2015

IBM

Epicor Enterprise Resource Planning
sponsored by Epicor Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Find out how one industry-leading vendor is helping organizations increase operational efficiency in areas such as customer relationship management, supply chain management and enterprise performance management.
Posted: 14 Jan 2015 | Published: 14 Jan 2015

Epicor Software Corporation

How to Pick the Right ERP for Your Organization
sponsored by Avalara
RESOURCE: Selecting the right ERP for your business needs is much more than a software decision; find out what you should consider when moving to ERP.
Posted: 13 Jan 2015 | Published: 13 Jan 2015

Avalara

Avoid Audits: 3 Sales Tax Collection Mistakes to Avoid
sponsored by Avalara
WHITE PAPER: Whether you sell goods—or services—uncover the 3 basic rules help you determine whether or not you need to collect sales tax.
Posted: 13 Jan 2015 | Published: 13 Jan 2015

Avalara

The Total Package for Supply Chain Management
sponsored by FinancialForce
VIDEO: This video examines the FinancialForce SCM management system that aims to provide the functionality and visibility needed to protect margins, helps sales teams sell more and delivers performance and efficiency across your entire supply chain.
Posted: 02 Jan 2015 | Premiered: 02 Jan 2015

FinancialForce

FinancialForce Supply Chain Management (SCM)
sponsored by FinancialForce
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a supply chain management (SCM) system that can help manufacturers manage the entire supply chain processes from order to procurement and back to inventory - in a single closed loop process.
Posted: 31 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

FinancialForce

Make Way for Mobile ERP Applications
sponsored by SearchManufacturingERP
EBOOK: Mobile ERP is changing the face of warehouse applications and hardware -- and it offers up a host of tricky hardware, security and software-design issues.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

SearchManufacturingERP

IFS Blogs on Technology, Innovation & Creativity
sponsored by IFS
RESOURCE: Gain access to multiple articles on ERP so you can make sure you're up to date on the latest technologies and innovations.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Published: 27 Oct 2014

IFS

Survival of the Fittest: Why Business Agility is Crucial to Staying Relevant
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Find out just how important business agility is to your organization's success, as well as systems such as ERP and the supply chain.
Posted: 23 Oct 2014 | Published: 23 Oct 2014

IFS

BP Turns to Fujitsu for Technology Upgrade
sponsored by Cisco & Fujitsu
VIDEO: Find which vendor BP selected to ensure a seamless transition to their new operating system.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 11 Feb 2014

Cisco & Fujitsu

Enterprise Labeling a Supply Chain Strategic Imperative
sponsored by Loftware
WHITE PAPER: Access this in-depth white paper to discover how to implement integrated, data-driven labeling in your supply chain management strategy.
Posted: 05 Feb 2015 | Published: 05 Feb 2015

Loftware

5 Best Practice Steps for B2B and B2C Convergence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this Aberdeen research report to find out how customer requirements and cross-channel logistics flow, grow, and coverage – and what that means for your supply chain strategy.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

IBM
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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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