Posts about "Supply Chain"

How Sonos improved supply chain visibility

To succeed in its ongoing quest to re-invent home audio for the digital age—yes, do try this at home!—global home sound–system leader Sonos first had to accomplish another daunting task: achieve end-to-end visibility across its global supply chain. And like Sonos, you can try this in your business, as well.For inspiration, here’s a brief overview… read more →

Anaplan enables business readiness for the supply chain of tomorrow

Industry experts and companies at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Summit, held in Phoenix in late May, made the next few years sound like a science fiction novel for the supply chain community. A variety of technologies will converge—including artificial intelligence (AI), IoT, planning, business networks, design, 3D printing, machine learning, and self-driving vehicles—to revolutionize… read more →

Anaplan for Retail: Smart innovations. Smart connections. Smart solutions.

With the growth of e-commerce and rapid shifts in consumer behavior, retailers that can meet consumer demand via multiple channels (such as the right product mix and shopper centricity) have reaped large benefits. Nowadays, retail planning isn’t just about top-down merchandising or bottom-up assortment configuration. It also isn’t just about store planning and shelf-life planning. Today,… read more →

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Pricing optimization and planning in retail and CPG needs the right technology

Ideally, strategic pricing should be an integral part of supply chain planning. However, we continue to see supply chains be completely blindsided by changes in pricing—and the impact of these changes, both positive and negative, on demand and production. In this blog, I’ll discuss the challenges and solutions around pricing optimization and planning to help… read more →