Aug 13th, 2018The use of cloud-based supply chain software continues to show strong growth, especially in the areas of transport management, Sales & Operations planning and order management. Besides that, more and more manufacturing companies are starting to use software for demand-driven MRP. These are the key developments in supply chain software in Europe, as visualized on Supply Chain Movement’s SCM IT Subway Map Europe 2018.
Strong growth of SCM software in the cloud
Keith Newton, executive director at SCALA, said: “Demand Driven is a new phenomena that is being championed as radical and transformational by supply chain gurus globally. Many companies are now recognising the edge that a demand driven approach can give in terms of improved service, lower inventory and manufacturing stability.“ Learn how the soft drinks group A.G. Barr benefited from implementing demand-driven approach into their business here