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Supply Chain Management Library

Briefs 

Optimize the Supply Chain: IBM Solutions for Supply Chain Management

IBM supply chain management solutions enable businesses to anticipate, control, and react to demand and volatility within the supply chain.

Last updated: 08 May 2012

Brochures 

Supply Chain Management Three Rules for Building a Smarter Supply Chain

The key to truly elevating organizational efficiency and profits lies in building a smarter supply chain. And building a smarter supply chain requires that you focus your attention

Last updated: 24 Aug 2012

Case studies 

True Value Company Case Study

True Value optimizes their inbound supply processes with IBM® Sterling Supply Chain Visibility.

Last updated: 08 May 2012


Sargento Customer Case Study

Sargento Foods Inc. needed a Transportation Management System (TMS) that would meet their operational needs today and in the future.

Last updated: 14 Apr 2012


HP Hood LLC ... Meeting customer demands of 99.6 percent on-time delivery

Meeting customer demands of 99.6 percent on-time delivery

Last updated: 12 Jan 2012


East Jordan Iron Works, Inc. ... IBM helps reduce transportation costs

East Jordan Iron Works, Inc. is the nation’s leading manufacturer of construction castings used in road building, underground construction, utilities and civil infrastructure. By leveraging IBM Sterling Transportation Management System, the company was able to reduce transportation costs while enhancing custo...

Last updated: 08 Nov 2011


CONTECH manages its transportation and visibility with the help of IBM Sterling

IBM provides transportation management and visibility for Contech

Last updated: 04 Nov 2011


The Newark Group improves the bottom line with a completely integrated, comprehensive supply chain solution

Improving the bottom line with a completely integrated, comprehensive supply chain solution

Last updated: 20 Sep 2011


Sargento Foods Inc. ... IBM® Sterling Transportation Management System steers Sargento towards increased savings and improved productivity

Sargento chose Sterling TMS because it was an on demand solution with connectivity to a large logistics network as well as having a strong TMS functionality, including comprehensive freight payment capabilities.

Last updated: 09 Sep 2011

Data sheets 

IBM Sterling Transportation Management System - Inbound planning

The inbound planning capability of IBM® Sterling Transportation Management System helps you optimize and plan your inbound freight process.

Last updated: 11 May 2012

Information centers 

IBM ILOG Transportation Analyst Getting Started Manual

This tutorial explains how to use IBM ILOG Transportation Analyst. It includes product overview, new features, system requirements, and more.

Last updated: 30 Jul 2012

Videos 

Supply Chain Management Solution Demo

See how IBM can help synchronize your supply chain in the face of volatility and risk with capabilities to optimize supply chain planning, automate execution & analyze performance.

Last updated: 17 Jul 2012


IBM Sterling Supply Chain Visibility Video Demo

IBM Sterling Supply Chain Visibility provides near real-time visibility for faster exception detection, expedited decision making, and more efficient and performance management.

Last updated: 18 Jun 2012


Visibility into your B2B Operations

Companies can improve decision making with real time visibility and alerts into their B2B operations.

Last updated: 09 May 2012


IBM gives ChemLogix more choice in how they compete in a global marketplace

ChemLogix video testimonial.

Last updated: 08 May 2012


Transportation Optimization

Fulfilling the perfect order with automated transportation planning and execution

Last updated: 04 May 2012

Webcasts 

Multi-objective technology for better network optimization

Learn how improving decision making with multi-objective optimization is a key enabler for Smarter Commerce helping you to anticipate, control and reach to supply chain visibility.

Last updated: 17 Jul 2012


Global Visibility: Better Tracking of Shipments Orders and Inventory

True Value transformed its supply chain organization by using enhanced visibility to closely track inbound and outbound supply chain processes.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2012

White papers 

IBM's Own Supply Chain Transformation Story

As IBM transformed into a globally integrated enterprise, its supply chain needed to follow. The development of IBM’s Integrated Supply Chain is designed with our clients’ feedbac

Last updated: 24 May 2012


Streamlining the Supply Chain: Fonterra's Use of LogicNet Plus

Fonterra utilized IBM software to create efficiencies and streamline its supply chain. The case study illustrates a network redesign project and its results.

Last updated: 11 May 2012


Chief Supply Chain Officer Study

This study reflects major insights and issues that top supply chain executives from 400 supply chain professionals worldwide are dealing with.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2012


How Enabling Supply Chain Visibility Can Improve the Bottom Line

As one area of the supply chain improves, another causes problems. Ensure that when problems occur, you can respond quickly to contain costs and reduce customer impact.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2012


How to Justify the Cost of a TMS by Automating Freight Audit and Payment

Most companies that employ an on-demand TMS to automate their transportation processes realize double digit savings on their total transportation spend within the first year.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2012


Smarter Transportation

Measure, monitor and manage transportation operations in real time.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2012


The New Business Case for Inbound Transportation Management

Cost reduction is key, but so is lead time reduction, improved production scheduling, supply chain visibility and more.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2012


Why Supply Chain Visibility is Critical to Achieve the Perfect Order

Supply chain visibility gives companies an end-to-end view of the order lifecycle across the supply chain, together with the ability to identify and resolve problems in real time.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2012

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