Category Archives for "Analytics Tools"

Nov 02

Point of Sale Data – Supply Chain Analytics

By ganpati | Analytics Tools

I’ve spent a large part of my career working in Analytics for Supply Chain. It’s an area blessed with a lot of data and I’ve been able to use predictive analytics and optimization very successfully to drive cost out of the system. Much of what I learned in managing CPG supply chains translates directly to Retailer supply chains it’s just that there is much more data to deal with.

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Nov 02

How to Optimize Supply Chain Management with Big Data

By ganpati | Analytics Tools

It has been said that Big Data has applications at all levels of a business. This is definitely true of supply chain management – the optimization of a firm’s supply-side business activities, such as new product development, production, and product distribution, to maximize revenue, profits, and customer value. Big Data management has tremendous implications for supply chain management. Firms that can aggregate, filter, and analyze internal data, as well as external consumer and market data, can use the insights generated to optimize decision-making at all levels of the supply chain.

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