This for That: Inventory Management and Trade-Offs in Today’s Supply Chain

June 14, 2016
A look at how and why companies must manage trade-offs and inventory management strategies in today's automotive supply chain industry.

Let’s Get Vertizontal: Combining Vertical and Horizontal Integration

June 09, 2016
A look at how vertizontal integration, a combination of vertical and horizontal integration, is the key to supply chain productivity.

Assembling the Dining Room Table: A Lesson in Production Control

June 07, 2016
A look at how production control software solutions help create greater visiblity and transparency during production cycles.

Ditching the Spreadsheet: Making the Move to Automated Planning

June 02, 2016
A discussion about how companies can move from static to automated planning, and the benefits they can leverage in making this transition.

The Great Balancing Act of Demand Capacity Planning

May 26, 2016
A look at how demand capacity planning solutions can help create and sustain overall supply chain agility and responsiveness.

4 Myths About Business Transformation in the Automotive Supply Chain

May 24, 2016
A discussion at the main myths behind business transformation in the auto industry and how companies can debunk those myths.

Container Management and Sequencing: The Perfect Pair?

May 19, 2016
A look at how combining integrated sequencing and container management solutions lend to complete visibility within the supply stream.

What Does Container Management Have to Do With Dinner Parties?

May 17, 2016
Part 1 of a two-part series on the complexities of container management.

On Merging Planning and Execution in the Supply Chain

May 12, 2016
A look at how companies can merge planning and execution for a more effective supply chain strategy.

Your Blind Spot: Value Stream Planning for Every Part

May 10, 2016
A look at the benefits companies can receive by adopting a value stream PFEP strategy.

Getting to Know flexis: Q&A with Project Manager Dr. Siegfried Kraft

May 05, 2016
A brief Q&A with flexis Project Manager Dr. Siegfried Kraft about flexis position as a thought-leader in the supply chain industry.

The Importance of Inventory Optimization in Lean Supply Chains

May 03, 2016
A look at how inventory optimization (IO) is an important step for companies in 21st Century supply chain management.

Right Place, Right Time: The Importance of Order-Slotting Solutions

April 28, 2016
A look at order-slotting software and how this solution can enhance supply chain visibility.

On the Move: Why Mexico Is The Hot Spot in Supply Logistics

April 26, 2016
A look at how and why Mexico may be the next hot spot in automotive production and supply logistics.

Shay Sidner Wins Rising Star Supply Chain at Automotive Global Awards

April 25, 2016
flexis North America, Inc. Director of Operations Shay Sidner was recognized as a Rising Star at the 2016 Automotive Global Awards conference

Integrated Business Planning: The Future of S&OP?

April 21, 2016
A look at Integrated Business Planning principles, its relation to S&OP concepts, and the future of planning and operations.

The Importance of S&OP: A Review

April 19, 2016
A look at S&OP software solutions and strategy and the benefits for companies who implement these concepts.