Top 10 SCM Solution Companies - 2020
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Top 10 SCM Solution Companies - 2020

Today, the effective implementation of supply chain management (SCM) is one of the critical factors for an organization’s success. From manufacturers to final sellers, the current supply chain has grown vast and complicated. Furthermore, with the rise of e-commerce, customer requests for rapid supply have skyrocketed, making it even worse for organizations to manage their SCM processes. This is where supply chain technologies come into the picture. With the advent of modern technologies like artificial intelligence, the internet of things, cloud computing, and blockchain, the face of SCM is continually evolving. From acquiring raw materials to production, shipments, and final delivery, SCM today largely relies on digital technologies that help increase productivity and efficiency.

While the permeation of technology has undoubtedly enhanced the efficiency of the supply chain worldwide, as compared to a decade or two ago, several traditional challenges that inundated the realm continue to be relevant even today, these include accurately engineering services that cater to the tastes of each customer as well as foreseeing and eliminating risks before they become critical. Enterprise leaders have started to realize over the

 

years that the failure to forecast risks or hurdles could spell doom for their business, and the need of the hour is seeking advice from supply chain experts. As a result, retail and e-commerce companies are seeking SCM consulting firms to help them make the most of their SCM technology tools and satisfy their customers’ demands. Looking ahead, SCM will become a truly seamless process with automated processes replacing manual tasks, technologies analyzing customer behavior to predict an upcoming surge in product demands, and more. And with disruptive technological advancing at a breakneck pace, that future is not too far.

In the wake of this unanimous need among organizations for experts to mitigate traditional supply chain woes, Manufacturing Technology Insights has compiled a list of ‘Top 10 SCM Solution Providers – 2020’ and ‘Top 10 SCM Consulting/ Service Companies – 2020’ The enlisted organizations are transforming the supply chain operations and processes at the convergence of several disruptive technologies.

We present to you Manufacturing Technology Insights’ “Top 10 SCM Solution Providers – 2020” and “Top 10 SCM Consulting/Service Companies – 2020.”

Top SCM Companies

The company offers a cloud-based platform that digitally transforms processes for real-time integration, visibility, and management of the supply chain. With its multi-enterprise platform, ActiVate, the company eliminates data silos across an enterprise and creates a management operating platform with real-time intelligence that offers complete order, inventory and shipment visibility. ThePaaS offering digitally transforms processes to help companies coordinate, optimize, and manage their end-to-end supply chains effectively. Designed to empower digital supply chains and provide hassle-free integration, ActiVate allows companies to easily connect with their customers, distributors, suppliers, and logistics providers. ActiVate improves data integrity while leveraging machine learning and predictive analytics to assist businesses to make more informed decisions

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AIMMS

AIMMS

AIMMS is a forward-thinking software platform provider democratizing the use of supply chain analytics so that everyone is self-enabled to make better decisions. AIMMS SC Navigator is a supply chain software that provides a happy path to mastering supply chain analytics and digital transformation. It helps supply chain teams leverage prescriptive analytics to make the breakthrough. Beyond a point solution, it’s an established platform that includes a growing quantity of next-gen applications from Network Design through S and OP and Inventory Management are all connected, intuitive and accessible

ASCI

ASCI

ASCI and its two companies, Asset Management Services and Advanced Supply Chain International, deliver efficiency and returns when no one else can in some of the toughest parts of the world. For the company, they prove it to their clients with continuous improvement and enormous return on investment that they are good enough to be trusted. The company’s mission is to deliver a sustainable competitive advantage to its customers by providing high-performance supply chain management services at the lowest total cost. The company focuses on being an example of highly responsive, proactive, and service-oriented to peers, vendors, and customers

Blue Yonder

Blue Yonder

Blue Yonder provides seamless, friction-free commerce, empowering every organization and person on the planet to fulfill their potential. Blue Yonder’s machine learning-driven digital fulfillment platform enables clients to deliver to their customers when, how, and where they want it. Applying over 35 years of domain expertise, contextual intelligence, and data science, Blue Yonder is helping more than 3,300 of the world’s leading manufacturers, retailers, and logistics companies create more autonomous, sustainable, and profitable operations. Applying 35 years of supply chain expertise and the Luminate technology platform, Blue Yonder extends the value of artificial intelligence and machine learning to empower world-leading companies with a seamless end-to-end commerce experience that intelligently anticipates and satisfies the many expectations of the consumers they serve

FourKites

FourKites

FourKites is the world's fastest-growing predictive supply chain platform, delivering real-time visibility and execution for Fortune 500 companies and third-party logistics firms across 70 countries. Using a proprietary algorithm to calculate shipment arrival times, FourKites enables customers to lower operating costs, improve on-time performance, and strengthen end-customer relationships. With a network of more than four million GPS/ELD devices, FourKites covers all modes, including ocean, rail, parcel, and over-the-road. The platform is optimized for mobile and equipped with market-leading end-to-end security. The company with a team of experts specializes in providing Logistics and Supply Chain, Cloud Computing, Connected Devices, Trucking, Transportation and Logistics, and Supply Chain Visibility

John Galt Solutions

John Galt Solutions

John Galt Solutions offers cost-effective and flexible supply chain planning solutions for growing mid-market companies. The enterprise’s solutions allow the companies to increase forecast accuracy, enhance collaboration, optimize inventory levels, and automate key processes throughout their entire end-to-end supply chain. The result is a unified planning environment that gives the companies the competitive edge needed for long-term sustainable growth. It provides a wide range of fully integrated planning solutions for the digital supply chain. Its offerings include ForecastX, a powerful forecasting add-in to Excel, and Atlas Planning, a comprehensive end-to-end supply chain planning platform that enables your company to create, manage, link, align, collaborate and share planning data across the entire supply chain

Kinaxis

Kinaxis

Trusted by top brands, Kinaxis gives people the confidence to know they’re making the best planning decisions to maximize business performance in today’s unpredictable world. The company try to solve complex planning problems in easy-to-understand ways. Monitor risks and opportunities. Respond at the pace of change. The company integrated supply chain planning platform blends human and machine intelligence so the customers can make collaborative business decisions faster. The company with a team of specialists focuses on delivering RapidResponse, supply chain, supply chain management, S&OP, supply chain risk management, aerospace, consumer electronics, high tech, industrial, life sciences, Automotive, Sales and operations planning, Global Capacity Management, and Project Management

MES

MES

MES helps develop custom engineered solutions by leveraging global manufacturing resources and implementing comprehensive supply chain solutions. The company does this by following five distinct steps, including finding and auditing suppliers, developing their quality systems, consolidating shipments at various ports, performing domestic value-added operations and warehousing near customers, and shipping on Just-In-Time basis. The company was founded in 1997, and specializes in Supply Chain Management, Global Manufacturing, Global Logistics, Manufacturing, Die Casting, Aluminum Die Casting, Iron Die Casting, Investment Die Casting, Steel Die Casting, Iron Die Casting, Brass Die Casting, Zinc Die Casting, Plastic/Rubber Molding, and CNC Machining

Ryder System

Ryder System

As an end-to-end supply chain provider, Ryder Systems bring visibility, flexibility, and quick response that the clients need to avoid disruptions, improve efficiency, and raise the bar on customer service. With more than 85 years of experience, they have created best practices and leverage them to custom design the clients’ end-to-end solutions. They engineer a solution around the operation, instead of making the operation fit into a standard solution. The strategy provides the most flexible and an efficient service that ultimately is a competitive advantage and builds a long term relationship that fosters growth and exceeds KPIs

Vecco International

Vecco International

The cloud-based Value Chain Resource & Response PlanningTM (VCRPTM) solution suite of Vecco enables the customers to improve and accelerate decision-making across their supply chain, realizing significant operating efficiencies. The company helps them to create highly synchronized multi-partner business networks that solve their global supply and fulfillment challenges. It also allows the customers to improve “On Time, In Full” customer performance, compress cash-cash cycles, reduce inventory levels and costs, improve agility and manage supply chain event risk. Vecco has an essential positive impact on clients and delivers more than what clients expect