Read the latest IFS blog posts from the Supply Chain experts at IFS here. These authors understand the issues and challenges you face – read their thoughts from around the world on new technologies and market developments in Supply Chain. Learn more about IFS’s expertise in supply chain management.

| | Estimated reading time: 8 minutes | Manufacturing, Supply Chain
The five steps of DDMRP

In my last blog post we took a look at DDMRP as a concept and the ideas behind it. In…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Manufacturing, Supply Chain
The relevance of Demand Driven MRP

MRP was invented in the fifties, computerized in the sixties and later became the dominating planning principle in the manufacturing…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Transform Your Business
Demand-driven MRP: a competitive edge for you in IFS Applications 10
Demand-driven material requirement planning

The world of MRP has hit the buffers, literally. Stock buffers are critical to the new discipline of dean drive materials requirements planning – and it’s new in IFS Applications 10.

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| | Estimated reading time: 12 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, Service, Supply Chain, Transform Your Business
The rise of servitization and the industry’s “what’s next”
The rise of servitization and the industry’s “what’s next"

Live blog coverage from the IFS World Conference 2018 break-out session, “The rise of servitization and the industry’s ‘what’s next’.” Nowhere in…

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| | Estimated reading time: 7 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, IFS Labs, Manufacturing, Supply Chain
IFS World Conference 2018: Focus on customer success
Focus on customer success

IFS innovations are only meaningful when they make your business better. In this session we hear from IFS partners, customers on staff about how we’re making people’s businesses better.

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| | Estimated reading time: 6 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Research, Retail, Strategy, Supply Chain
In 2018 retailers will look to innovative store concepts, Blockchain and supply chain transformation
In 2018 retailers will look to innovative store concepts, Blockchain and supply chain transformation

Digital is everywhere in retail today. The threat from more agile, internet-based companies continues to drive traditional players to try innovative…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Asset Intensive, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Manufacturing, Research, Service, Supply Chain
Are 84% missing out on the digital transformation benefits of IoT?
Internet of Things (IoT)

According to a primary research study of 200 IoT decision makers with industrial companies, about 85 percent of them collect…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Process Manufacturing, Supply Chain
Feeding the ‘evening economy’
food and beverage supply chain

How the ‘evening economy’ is bringing about a significant change in the food and beverage supply chain and the products…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Technology, Retail, Strategy, Supply Chain
How to support your evolving omni-channel strategy with RFID and ERP
How to support your evolving omni-channel strategy with RFID and ERP

RFID technology has risen to become a valuable element in better performing supply chain management, ensuring that the right products…

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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Retail, Strategy, Supply Chain
ERP: the building block that drives personalization
expérience utilisateur

An omni-channel transaction may be triggered on a smart screen, but delivering on it depends on end-to-end goods visibility, planning…

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