Prior to Covid-19, a lean, just-in-time global supply chain model was ideal. Fast-forward and you may be wondering - how did the JIT supply chain model fare?
Businesses can almost guarantee a jump in returns following the holidays. How can you account for returns in your demand forecasting?
This blog discusses the pros and cons of the three most common S&OP methods: top-down, bottom-up and countercurrent planning.
One flick of the wrist triggers a wave of disruption that grows the deeper it penetrates the supply chain. This blog explains the bullwhip effect, how the pandemic exacerbated it and tips on how to mitigate the effect.