Is Your S&OP Ready for 2014?


Touchscreen 2014You and your company may be entering 2014 with an advanced integrated business planning (IBP) process in place. Or you may only be beginning to consider sales and operations planning (S&OP). Whether you’re well on your way, just getting started, or somewhere in between, undoubtedly every company can benefit from improved strategic and tactical alignment and increased agility.

That’s why you should join Steelwedge on Tuesday, January 28 for a free webinar entitled “New Year, New Approach: Take Your S&OP, Demand and Supply Planning Processes to the Next Level in 2014.”

Frank Kang, Managing Director, KPMG

Frank Kang, Managing Director, KPMG

During this webinar, Frank Kang, Managing Director, Supply Chain and Operations Advisory Services, KPMG, will address the many opportunities that best-practice S&OP processes and technologies offer. What happens when you capitalize on these opportunities? You meet financial targetsstrengthen customer relationships and establish accountability within your organization by integrating your demand/supply planning with long-term strategic business goals.

You will learn:

  • The questions to ask when evaluating the effectiveness of your planning processes and deciding where and how to start on an effective IBP journey
  • The opportunities offered by the right technology to continuously improve your business planning processes
  • Examples from leading companies who have embarked on a self-improvement journey and have succeeded in taking their planning processes to the next level

What are your S&OP plans for 2014? Let us know in the comments.