Cashing in on the chain

Allen, Nick
October 2010
Logistics Manager;Oct2010, p36
Trade Publication
The article emphasizes the use of enterprise resource planning (ERP) in integrating order management, procurement, planning, finance and production in the supply chain sector. The result of a report on the use of ERP to automate work flows within the supply chain channels is mentioned. According to the Aberdeen Group, the author of the report, ERP provides cost-effective way of managing business processes. The use of intelligent business-to-business (B2B) integration is cited as another way of implementing a cost-efficient ERP.


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