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Unformatted text preview: enabled Whirlpool to save lot of money and improve on delivery to customers. Applied SCM Customer focus; where all the improvements and its benefits have to be aligned to end customer satisfaction. Trade Partner Problem identification; which enabled problem solving at Whirlpool to benefit Trade partners. Benchmarking Competition; this helped identify 27 different areas of measuring the industry. The CPFR system is a key SCM Tool that will enable collaboration with customer on forecasting front. Plan to Sell/build to order: enabled selective planning and implementation of different strategies by each product. CAT: At Caterpillar; even thought all the SCM systems are in place we are always looking for continuous improvements in the systems and processes. CAT has plans to go into a major SCM upgrade in few years to improve and standardize the SCM systems across all its global locations....
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This note was uploaded on 09/10/2010 for the course OMIS 627 taught by Professor Vora during the Spring '10 term at Punjab Engineering College.
- Spring '10