Sales and Operation Planning

Target’s New Roadmap for Growth by Overhauling It’s SCM and Infrastructure

Target’s New Roadmap for Growth by Overhauling It’s SCM and Infrastructure

Retailers are faced with new challenges to meet the ever growing demands of the customers. New strategies are planned by the retailers with innovative initiatives to compete in the cutting edge competitive enviro. The Chief Executive Officer Brian Cornell of Target took over the reins of the reputed retail chain in July 2014. Prior to take over the Target, Brian […]

Cost Reduction through Improving Productivity in Order Picking

Cost Reduction through Improving Productivity in Order Picking

E-commerce has become very popular with the customers who want to do shopping conveniently from the home, office, or from any other place at their convenient time. The busy- customers have little time for going to the shopping mall and look for the items on the racks spread over the large area. With E-commerce, the customer has the choice of […]

Global tax changes expected as a result of recent OECD recommendations

Global tax changes expected as a result of recent OECD recommendations

Ernst and Young recently completed their 34th annual international tax conference and according to a survey released during the event, 88% of senior tax executives believe that the Basic Erosion and Profit-Sharing (BEPS) project initiated by the Organization for Economic Co-operation (OECD), is going to have a significant effect on international tax in the near future. Significant review of company […]

Sales and Operation Planning – How it Differs the World Over

Sales and Operation Planning – How it Differs the World Over

Since Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) was first introduced back in the 1980s it has now become an accepted practice around the world. It has significantly changed how many supply chains operate. But is S&OP the same the world over, or are there certain differences in its methodologies across the various continents? If there are, this could be crucial information […]

Are your Sales and Operation Planning Practices up to Scratch?

Are your Sales and Operation Planning Practices up to Scratch?

When Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) is implemented and maintained properly, it forms the basis of the complete supply chain process. It’s not a new methodology by any stretch of the imagination. It’s been around for 35 years or so, since it was first conceived by Richard Ling back in 1980s. But the fact of the matter is that in […]