Our company, our business, our constituencies
We help our constituencies make better decisions for their investments in supply chain management software.
Why we exist
To improve the fortunes of companies, economies, and societies by accelerating the creation and adoption of next generation supply chain management software
What we stand for
Openness, honesty, integrity, humility, passion
What we want to be
An agent that accelerates new thinking in supply chain management software, thereby accelerating improvement in business and society. It is our hope that software companies and practitioners will leverage our research, analysis, and services to move faster to new technologies and approaches.
How we intend to get there
Objective – acceleration of the pace of improvement in supply chains
Scope – software, supply chain management, and retail operations
Advantage – accessible, focused, quality-over-quantity, value-based, 30-year focus. An open, sharing philosophy that benefits all industry constituents.
Beyond the current quarter.
Beyond our department.
Beyond our silo.
Beyond our enterprise.
Beyond our borders.
Beyond our world.
(manufacturers, distributors, retailers)
INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS, UNIVERSITIES
What are my market opportunities? What should be my product strategy? Where should I invest? How do I get from here to there?
What is the market potential? What software companies represent the best investments? What is the quality of the technology direction?
What should be my SCM software strategy for the future? How and where do I invest? How much value will I get?
What strategies should software companies pursue, based on their lifecycle and competitive position? How do we move the industry forward faster?
How do I create excitement about SCM as a career? How should I prepare for software in the future? How should I engage with software companies?