Supply Chain Management and ERP

How ERP Meets the Challenge of Uncertainty

There is no doubt that, globally, these are uncertain times.  From the UK’s surprise Brexit decision to the election in …

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Opening Impressions of SAPICS 2016

Back in the 1980s SAPICS delegates gathered at the trendy Elangeni Hotel on the Durban seafront while exhibitors faced kitchen-lift …

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Overcoming the Uncertainty of V.U.C.A.

Britain’s recent withdrawal from the European Union reminds me of the US Military acronym: V.U.C.A. Referring to the volatility, uncertainty, …

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ERP Trimming the Fat off Food Production

“The main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death.” ― E.M. Forster. The great thing …

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Using Technology for Food Sustainability

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates that the global volume of edible food wastage is …

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4 Steps to a Successful Supply Chain Automation

In my previous blog, I discussed the most compelling reasons to automate your supply chain. Now that you are sold …

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Illuminating the Customer Experience

For the past year or so I’ve been a loyal customer of a booming barbershop near the SYSPRO head office. …

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10 Good Reasons to Automate your Supply Chain

In recent years, manufacturers across the globe have felt the painful pinch of contracting economies. This trend looks set to …

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Recession Proof your Business with ERP

The year is off to a flying start, but recession, drought and lacklustre commodity prices are making for some tough …

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