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Efficient Supply Chain Execution

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  1. Efficient Supply Chain Execution Communications and Connectivity Trevor Richards

  2. Contents • Efficient Supply Chain Execution • Drivers for automating interaction with suppliers • Business processes • Message formats • Communications options • Achieving total supplier compliance • Related technologies/initiatives • QAD Solutions • Questions

  3. Efficient Supply Chain Execution • Customers impose their business processes • Initial focus on automating customer interaction • Supply chain efficiency relies on all links • Whole supply chain needs to be “connected” • Customers gravitate to “connected” suppliers • Industry associations urge full participation

  4. Supplier Connectivity Drivers (External) • Individual customer demands • Industry best practices (MMOG/LE) • OEMs demand Tier 1 suppliers comply • Tier 1 suppliers demand their suppliers comply • MMOG self assessment now part of supplier rating

  5. Supplier Connectivity Drivers (Internal) • Enables accurate & timely information exchange • Supplier systems become “integrated” • Easier to respond to customer needs • Complete business process can be automated • Supplier payments made via EFT, for example • Leads to increased business efficiency

  6. Supplier Connectivity Questions • Replace manual business process or enhance ? • How much of business process to automate ? • What message format(s) should be exchanged ? • What communications options to provide ? • How do I achieve 100% compliance ?

  7. Supplier Business Process • Most customers focus on Order-to-Cash cycle • Frequency of interaction influences process • Industry influences business process selected • Custom vs Standard Products influence

  8. Schedule-Based Order-to-Cash • Planning Schedule (Out) • Shipping Schedule (Out) • Advance Ship Notice (In) • Remittance Advice (Out) • ERS typically implemented

  9. Discrete Order-Based Order-to-Cash • Order (Out) • Advance Ship Notice (In) • Invoice (In) • Remittance Advice (Out)

  10. Message Formats • XML messages exist but have limited traction • EDI messages supported by all ERP vendors • ANSI X12 for domestic only • EDIFACT for domestic and international • Proprietary formats can be used intracompany

  11. Scheduled Order Messages • Planning Schedule (Out) • ANSI X12 830, EDIFACT DELFOR • Shipping Schedule (Out) • ANSI X12 862, EDIFACT DELJIT • Advance Ship Notice (In) • ANSI X12 856, EDIFACT DESADV • Remittance Advice (Out) • ANSI X12 820, EDIFACT REMADV

  12. Discrete Order-Based Messages • Order (Out) • ANSI X12 850, EDIFACT ORDERS • Advance Ship Notice (In) • ANSI X12 856, EDIFACT DESADV • Invoice (In) • ANSI X12 810, EDIFACT INVOIC • Remittance Advice (Out) • ANSI X12 820, EDIFACT REMADV

  13. Communication Options • Value-Added Networks • Traditional (GXS, Sterling Commerce, etc) • Industry focused (Covisint, GHX, etc) • Private Networks • ANX, ENX, JNX • Point to Point • All industries • AS2, FTP/S, HTTP/S

  14. Total Supplier Compliance • EDI-capable suppliers need carrot & stick • Approach determined by your leverage • Supplier rating needs to include EDI capability • Start with largest suppliers (80/20 rule) • Option required for non-EDI capable suppliers

  15. Related Technologies/Initiatives • Labeling/Product Identification • Data Synchronization • RFID • EDI with logistics providers

  16. QAD Solutions • QAD Total eCommerce • EDI ECommerce • Gentran Integration Suite • Supply Visualization • QAD Global EDI Business Unit • Michelle Seibert, Director, ims@qad.com • John Porten, NA Delivery Manager, jgp@qad.com • Trevor Richards, Principal Consultant, tir@qad.com

  17. QAD’s Total eCommerce Solution QAD Controls Data Transformation, Validation, & Transaction Management Communications ERP Translation to/from SNF MFG/PRO Gentran Integration Suite EDI ECommerce MFG/PRO 9.0 + Raw File SNF File Translator EC Sub Transform EDI ECommerce Gateways

  18. Questions