Author: Mark Lawless

Financial Metrics for Demand and Supply Planners

Demand and supply planners are supporting decision-making efforts that have financial ramifications for the company. The company has many stakeholders who have a financial interest in the company with whom the management must communicate and interact. So, finance is an important skill and language for those who are leaders in the demand planning and supply planning efforts. As demand planners… Read more>>

Are our Supply Chain Strategies Redistributing Economic Wealth and Standards of Living?

At a time where recessionary forces are at work, many questions are being asked about how businesses have evolved their management practices and how this has affected their many stakeholders. The extent and depth of the recession has surprised many, and expansion of the ranks of the unemployed has hampered demand, seriously affecting patterns of demand and the economic performance… Read more>>