Supply chain management software selection for manufacturers
- April 19, 2016
Industry expert Terry Wohlers said the state of the 3D printing industry is strong, with investment from large corporations and new innovations leading the way.
- January 14, 2016
A new tool enables the creation of 3D PDF documents, supporting model-based enterprise strategies; a report shows mixed results for manufacturing ERP system effectiveness.
- October 27, 2015
Oracle has added its Manufacturing Cloud and Planning Central Cloud to the SaaS suite for supply chain management. While Oracle touts the move, some analysts are more reserved.
- February 04, 2014
In the wake of a new partnership between Dell and MakerBot, Dell discusses the move and where it sees the 3-D printing market headed.
- January 31, 2014
In this news roundup, read about 3-D printing ethics issues, WFT Cloud's new SAP HANA support and the U.K.'s latest supply chain initiative.
- August 20, 2013
Between firearms, shoes, bikinis and even pizzas, there’s a whole lot of buzz surrounding 3-D printing. Is it worth the hype?
- December 05, 2012
RedPrairie recently announced its acquisition of rival vendor JDA. What does this mean for the future of the supply chain software market?
- July 31, 2012
Manufacturers looking for supply chain event management functionality may not need to look any further than their existing software systems.
- June 28, 2012
Long used for business-to-business data transfer and automation, EDI software finds new roles in supply chain visibility and demand planning.
- June 18, 2012
Integrated carbon monitoring software is becoming a higher priority in more organizations’ enterprise architectures. Two experts show how to find tools for specific regulatory and messaging strategies.
- April 06, 2012
SCM has evolved from related but disconnected applications into a tightly woven tool set focused on planning, execution and analytics.
- March 14, 2012
While there can be cost efficiencies from outsourcing to global suppliers, manufacturers should carefully evaluate supply chain risks from manmade and natural disruptions.
- January 31, 2012
Green manufacturing goes deeper than reporting with the right tools for tracking environmental compliance across the supply chain.
- December 08, 2011
Deciding between ERP and best-of-breed procurement software can be a tough challenge for manufacturers. Asking the right questions can make things easier, according to experts.
- September 01, 2011
Introducing SCM software to manufacturing facilities in developing countries is no small task. Industry experts offer their advice for dealing with technological and cultural barriers.