Welcome to SCM Portal

SCM Portal is an independent portal aimed to bring to you the most relevant and updated information on Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution in a systemic and organic way.

SCM Portal Conceptual Framework is based on the SCOR Model (TM). In order to let you get the most appropriate information according to your actual role inside Supply Chain Management, to each information has been assigned a specific label to identify its main concentration:

 
 

 



CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply




CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

How Data Accuracy in Your ERP Impacts Supply Chain Planning
DemandCaster
DemandCaster

With the seismic disruptions caused by COVID-19, many companies are looking for ways to automate and streamline their business processes and data. One way they are looking to do this is through the implementation of ERP systems. And the numbers are staggering, with Thomasnet estimating that during the COVID-19 crisis that started in March, industrial searches for ERP shot up 278% compared to Q1.

But there is a big difference between searching for a solution and implementing best in class software. While ERP systems can help pave the way to better data management, data accuracy is a critical concern at deployment and maintains its importance ongoing as the system comes online.

 

Dangers of Data Inaccuracy

Like all software deployments, ERP systems must rely on accurate ...  >>

Sharing Supply Chain Data in the Digital Era
Companies can use a digital marketplace to transform supply chain dynamics within their own units.Effectively managing and coordinating supply chains will increasingly require new approaches to data transparency and collaboration. There has been plenty of discussion in the mainstream business press about how digital te  >>

Job Opportunities
 
Koordinator Operations- & Site Logistics (m/w/d)
     
     Zug - Rotkreuz  -  PERM  -  Roche
Addetto/a Ufficio Spedizioni - Lugano
     
     Lugano  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel
Buyer - Lugano
     
     Lugano  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel
Category management and strategic specialist - 1 year contract
     
     Geneva  -  TEMP  -  Page Personnel
Senior Supply Chain Engineer
     
     Zug - Rotkreuz  -  PERM  -  Roche
Procurement Specialist - Services

     
     United Kingdom  -  Home Counties  -  PERM  -  Beaumont Select

Senior Buyer - Indirects - Flexible Working

     
     United Kingdom  -  Home / Flexible Working  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Demand Planner - Nath

     
     United Kingdom  -  Stevenage  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply and Inventory Specialist

     
     United Kingdom  -  West London  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel

Warehouse Co-ordinator

     
     United Kingdom  -  Furness Vale  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Senior Buyer

     
     United Kingdom  -  Essex  -  PERM  -  Procurement People

Head Of Customs & Logistics - Leading FMCG Manufacturing & Distribution Business

     
     United Kingdom  -  March  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Procurement Policy and Process Specialist

     
     United Kingdom  -  South East  -  PERM  -  Beaumont Select

Procurement Manager - Public Sector

     
     United Kingdom  -  Oxfordshire  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Night Operations Manager

     
     United Kingdom  -  South Yorkshire  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

 

Supply chain E-learning



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News & Trends
 

Last update 7 Feb 2021
Global manufacturing upturn slows at start of 2021 as supply chain pressures continue to build
   Source: J.P.Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit



Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...

5 Myths About Shipping and Freight Forwarding in 2020

This year more than ever, the global logistics chain has had to fly by the seat of its pants. Constant disruptions and global uncertainty have led most businesses to reconsider their fundamental assumptions about the ...


Education
 
 4 
Mar
2021
Six Sigma Black Belt Programme- Certifications ASQ
    
15
Mar
2021
Six Sigma Green Belt - ASQ Certification
     Lausanne
18
Mar
2021
Master Black Belt in Lean CBBL 2nd Level
     Basel
22
Mar
2021
Six Sigma Green Belt - ASQ Certification
     Basel
23
Mar
2021
Master Black Belt in Lean CBBL 2nd Level - Live Webinar
    

Local & Regional Agenda
 


Resources
 
Erema: Gaining a competitive edge through preferential exports

Erema, an Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems, uses AEB software to accelerate the proper classification of its components, manage supplier’s declarations, and ensure compliance in its exports. Erema ship...

Rethinking Supply in Food and Beverage

Global pressures on the food and beverage industry will only increase in coming years. More strategic supplier relationships will ensure you are ready for the changes.Amid rapidly transforming supply-and-demand pressures...


International Agenda