When you want to make sure that you can deliver the right food product when consumers want it, you try to align distribution, production, procurement, and all other processes with that goal. Modern, powerful ERP and analytics can help you take the uncertainty out of demand planning and make the effort more efficient.
This is just a glimpse of the many insights from this year’s value-packed Microsoft Future Decoded. Back for its fourth year, Future Decoded 2017 gathered over 24,000 IT and business professionals at the ExCeL in London, to discuss upcoming trends and challenges in the technology world. We again take pride in being a sponsor of the event.
Changing buyer expectations are disrupting the manufacturing sector. Consumer demands keep pushing towards higher productivity, efficiency and flexibility, while at the same time manufacturers need to lower costs to remain competitive.
Written by Columbus Product Strategy Director, Kevin Bull. This year, I joined the judging panel for The Manufacturer Supply Chain Excellence award, here's part two of our blog series looking into what makes "excellence".
Written by Columbus Product Strategy Director, Kevin Bull. Every year The Manufacturer runs an awards programme to recognise excellence in UK manufacturing. This year I had the pleasure of joining the judging panel for The Manufacturer Supply Chain Excellence award. So what were we looking for? What makes “excellence”?
The annual Dynamics NAV conference wrapped up yesterday with all on cloud nine! The event started under a cloud, Directions NA had caused confusion and upset, especially among the old school who long for the return of “Navision”.
Today at Direction EMEA, Microsoft revealed the results of a recent customer survey. The research explored the drivers for changing ERP and business systems in general. The results highlighted the top 3 concerns of companies across all industries, throughout the world.
Directions is an independent conference hosted in North America and Europe each year and sponsored by Microsoft. It is the event for Dynamics NAV partners and has become the place where Microsoft makes major announcements.