DDMRP

DDMRP stands for Demand-Driven Material Requirements Planning and relates to supply chain planning according to actual customer demand. Find out how this new supply chain management paradigm helps to achieve cost savings, increased customer satisfaction and greater agility.

DDMRP stands for Demand-Driven Material Requirements Planning and basically relates to supply chain planning according to actual customer requirements.

05/21/2019 Supply Chain Management

Success factors for DDMRP in a constraint manufacturing environment (III)

This article explains how to consider manufacturing constraints in a DDMRP environment  to achieve variability and inventory reduction improvements. Part 3: Two …

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Success factors for DDMRP in a constraint manufacturing environment (II)

In production environments with complex planning constraints, DDMRP inventory buffers are not sufficient to reduce the supply variability. This article explains …

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Success factors for DDMRP in a constraint manufacturing environment (I)

Recently, the Demand-Driven MRP (DDMRP) methodology has been gaining increasing popularity. More and more companies across all industries apply the DDMRP …

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Flow Metrics – The Smart Way of Measuring Supply Chain Performance (Part V)

Part V: How to climb up the Flow Metrics maturity ladder How to implement Flow Metrics? Flow Metrics must be developed …

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Supply Chain Management

Flow Metrics – The Smart Way of Measuring Supply Chain Performance (Part IV)

Part IV: Implementing Flow Metrics – the Flow Metrics building blocks After understanding the need for change in conventional thinking about supply …

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Supply Chain Management

Flow Metrics – The Smart Way of Measuring Supply Chain Performance (Part III)

Part III: Supply chain performance management with Flow Metrics A supply chain performance management system consists of three blocks: External metrics, …

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Supply Chain Management

The How and the Why of Inefficiencies in Supply Plans

Despite the current digitalization hype end-to-end supply planning models still struggle to be agile and responsive. In a short series of …

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Supply Chain Management

Flow Metrics – The Smart Way of Measuring Supply Chain Performance (Part II)

Part II: The right direction of performance management – Flow Metrics In my last blog post I reasoned that most of the …

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