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Achieving Effective Inventory Management
In today's competitive business environment, wholesale distributors face critical factors that directly affect customer satisfaction and profit margins. This white paper examines the critical business issues and shows how the MAS 500 solution can give you competitive advantages that empower your business to successfully grow and prosper in today's marketplace.
|From The Chief Editor|
|Last Friday, two weeks after assuming control of PeopleSoft, Oracle issued pink slips to an estimated 5,000 employees (about 9% of the combined Oracle/PeopleSoft company — or — 40% of PeopleSoft's premerger headcount). Oracle's discussion of this activity highlights three points. First, 90% of PeopleSoft's engineering and development staff is being invited to remain. Second, Oracle plans to continue supporting and enhancing PeopleSoft and JD Edwards product lines through 2013. Third, Oracle has started work on something dubbed "Project Fusion," to merge the three product lines.|
|Accelerating ROI With On-Demand E-Procurement|
For many businesses, the advantages of online procurement have been tantalizingly clear but distant. Long ago, these companies recognized that getting rid of paper-based purchasing could save them money. Their executives realized that electronic procurement could eliminate human errors and speed up business processes. Submitted by Perfect Commerce
|The Evolution And Future Of Transportation Management Systems|
Two areas that have seen tremendous growth and continue to hold a promising future are transportation planning and execution. This paper will help provide a better understanding of how these processes have developed over time and what the future holds for companies that are serious about overall transportation — and logistics — optimization. Submitted by Manhattan Associates
|Achieving Effective Inventory Management|
In today's competitive business environment, wholesale distributors face critical factors that directly affect customer satisfaction and profit margins. This white paper examines the critical business issues and shows how the MAS 500 solution can give you competitive advantages that empower your business to successfully grow and prosper in today's marketplace. Submitted by Best Software
|Selecting A Warehouse Management System|
As outside requirements, technology, and competition increase, the supply chain process continues to become more complex, placing a new set of demands on many companies. As these new demands emerge, the value of selecting and implementing a warehouse management system (WMS) becomes more important than ever before. Submitted by Cornerstone Solutions
|Continuous Improvement And Performance Measurement: Where To Begin?|
|What's the quickest way to obtain some meaningful measurement and insight into your current operations? This white paper provides four key steps to help you create your own continuous improvement process and begin tracking performance measurement. Submitted by ESYNC |
|National Manufacturing Week (NMW) is a truly unique, exciting industry event that covers all areas of manufacturing through eight separate, yet interrelated events held simultaneously and sponsored by the National Association of Manufacturers. Industry professionals will need to attend this event as no other will encompass the education, new products, and networking of NMW. Register today.
2005 DoD RFID Summit For Industry
February 9-10, 2005
Hilton Washington, Washington, D.C.
Hosted by the Office of the Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Supply Chain Integration) and the DoD Logistics AIT Office, the 2005 DoD RFID Summit for Industry is the OFFICIAL platform for the implementation of the DoD RFID Policy and will offer a comprehensive 2-day agenda packed with industry leaders, early adopters, and more than 50 of the leading RFID solution providers.
For complete information and updates on the DoD RFID Policy, please visit: http://www.dodrfid.org.
For complete Summit details and to reserve your seat, please visit http://www.dodrfidsummit.com.
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