Supply Chain Matters shares the second in a market education series developed in collaboration with Kinaxis on the topic of the future of supply chain planning, specifically concurrent planning needs evolving within certain industries.
Supply Chain Planning
This week, consumer electronics giant Apple made its long waited new product release announcements regarding its new iPhone lineup. Given all the implications, Supply Chain Matters believes that the coming quarters will present Apple’s Sales and Operations Planning, supply chain planning and supplier teams their most significant challenges to-date.
Supply chain planning technology provider ToolsGroup made a significant product announcement this week, migrating its software to the Microsoft Azure platform and one that could lead to other announcements down the road.
This week, there is one indication that rumors about a potential product introduction delay for the speculated Apple “iPhone8” model may be unfounded. Then again, we have seen this movie before.
This week, Oracle announced the introduction and availability of Oracle Cloud Applications Release 13 including Oracle SCM Cloud with a significant added complement of added applications, features and functionality.