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Vuealta Named Market Leader

Vuealta Named Market Leader in the Spring 2022 Anaplan Consulting Customer Success Report by FeaturedCustomers. Vuealta has been named a Market Leader in the Anaplan Consulting category for the Spring 2022 Customer Success Report published by FeaturedCustomers. FeaturedCustomers is the leading customer success content marketing platform for B2B business software & services helping potential B2B…

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Community outreach – for personal development and the greater good

April 17 marks the start of National Volunteer Week in the US, so it’s the perfect time to reflect on our new community outreach program.  We take seriously our responsibility to give back to our communities, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because it’s a great way to cement our…

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Exploring the benefits of Anaplan’s new Model Builder experience

Last year, Anaplan updated the user interface of its model builder platform, introducing a host of new features and refinements. Here, Senior Consultant Matt Dennis compares the new model builder experience with the previous interface and explores five key differences that he finds most beneficial in his work as a model builder. 1. Slimmer settings…

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What is Supply Chain Planning as a Service?

As supply chains have become more complex many companies have turned to external sources to manage their physical supply channels. However, some of the key tasks of planning are typically left to their in-house teams and supporting technologies. Unfortunately, that old way of working is becoming challenging. Accelerated by the pandemic, which created major unexpected…

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Modernizing supply chain planning: do you build or buy

As organizations digitalize their planning capabilities, often the first major question they face is: “Do we build our own applications or buy off-the-shelf?”.  Though it’s very tempting to build your own applications that reflect the nature of your business, there are some very good reasons for buying industry solutions instead.  This is particularly the case…

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Back To Basics: Building The New Normal Through Supply Chain Efficiency

The Supply Chain Management Association of the Philippines (SCMAP) has been working to build, share and enhance best practices across the technology industry and business landscape for 30-years. As SCMAP now works to help local and international partners on their journey towards digital transformation and the cloud, the organization has hosted its most recent SCMAP…

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Why Spend Analysis Is ‘Worth The Money’

People are often a little cloudy over the difference between procurement and purchasing. Both strategic functions lead to expenditure spend, but the divide between them is not so difficult to delineate. Procurement is generally agreed to be the first of these two strategically related actions. It is the process of researching, analyzing, assessing, auditing and…

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Analytics for Supply Chain: Demand, Inventory and Performance Management

Understanding Supply Chain Analytics Defines Your Position On The Value Chain Anaplan is to planning what Salesforce is to CRM and what Workday is to Human Resources (HR), but planning as a pure-play practice is a multifarious discipline in and of itself. We can think of business planning at the highest level as a broad…

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Onshoring and sustainability will guide the future of supply chains

After years of offshoring and supply chains becoming increasingly global networks, are we about to see a boom in onshoring? Onshoring has certainly been a discussion point for a number of years, with tentative moves in some quarters. That said, the likelihood of it gaining much momentum was relatively slim up until recently. The prevailing…

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Practical lessons from the supply chain front line

A recent Vuealta webinar analyzed the workings of contemporary supply chain intelligence and discussed supply chain strategies in the context of demand, inventory and performance management. The session was officially titled Analytics for Supply Chain: Demand, Inventory and Performance Management. Speakers included Michael Detampel, Sr. Director of Supply Chain Solutions, Anaplan; Antony Lovell, VP Supply…

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