The S-Council Annual Congress is a popular platform for supply chain professionals across a wide range of industries to offer information and share knowledge. Now in its second year, one of the key issues to be covered at the two-day event is catering for demand.
“One of the biggest challenges facing supply chain executives today is the need to respond to ever-increasing levels of volatility in demand,” says Metcalfe. “But it is not the be-all-and-end-
In his presentation, ‘Moving on from Forecasting’
“IBP is a common sense process for integrating business processes and aligning people behind the business plan so it can be executed in a cohesive and effective manner. That means it can help increase revenues, improve profitability and reduce inventory. In fact, Oliver Wight clients report profitability gains of 15 per cent or more as a result of IBP,” Metcalfe concludes.