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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 […]

The latest trending in Supply Chain Planning

The latest trending in Supply Chain Planning

As the science of supply chain management gets more complex and refined, we rightly expect to gain more control in terms of supply continuity. We like to get as lean as possible in order to take advantage of keeping inventory costs down and this is where it’s important that supply chain planning (SCP) keeps pace with the development of the […]

by · February 26, 2015 · Procurement, Supply Chain