Digitizing Supply Chain Management
Digitizing Supply Chain Management provides a foundation for understanding the digital transformation impact on supply chain management evolution whereby agility is driven at three dimensions: cost, capital, and service offering. Learners examine five functional areas of digital transformation. Digital transformation in planning includes the use of predictive analytics, automation of knowledge work, and advanced profit optimization. Digital transformation in physical flow is warehouse automation, robotics and autonomous vehicles, smart logistics planning algorithms, and 3D printing. Digital transformation in performance management includes automated root cause analysis and digital performance management. Digital transformation in order management entails reliable online order management and real-time replanning. Digital transformation in collaboration covers supply chain cloud.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
What will I learn?
Identify the value proposition of agility in supply chain management
Analyze a digital transformation roadmap for supply chain management based on the value proposition
Evaluate advanced digital transformation tools affecting the supply chain management functions
Measure the cost reduction and revenue uptake result due to digital transformation across the supply chain management functions
Develop a roadmap for digital transformation for supply chain management
How will I learn?
What support will I receive?
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While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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