Supply Chain Management: Virtual but always visible

SCM systems are now aligned with a strategic business planning process, and supported by today's smart business analytics, writes Leslie Faughnan.

5th May, 2012
Vikram Singla, supply chain management sales development manager with Oracle.

If there is one word and concept that encapsulates everything managements want from SCM today it is 'visibility', according to Vikram Singla, supply chain management (SCM) sales development manager in Oracle.

At board and corporate level especially, the over-riding demand today is for clear and accurate and timely visibility of all that is happening in the business. That is going to be mostly generated along the supply chain."

"That in turn is largely because of...

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