FLOW protects cost, Cost doesn’t protect FLOW.
The innovations are designed to work together to minimise variation, reduce the lead time to customer, ensure stock is available in each of the buffers to support a 95%+ Customer Service level at the optimal inventory level with the highest return on capital employed (ROCE)
In this week’s discussion I’ll cover the second of the 4 Innovations, the net flow equation. As part of this… Read more Just how Innovative is DDMRP? – 2nd Innovation
DDMRP has 4 innovations that enhance the 5 pillars on which the methodology is built. Here is innovation 1
In my previous article The Human Constraint – Leadership or teams, I referred to the increased levels of complexity in… Read more Complexity and how we deal with it
The formulations or recipes we work with in industry are precise, BOMs are set up to the 3rd or 4th… Read more Alignment of strategy, action plans and measures
I was working with a client a while ago, looking at ways to improve performance of the supply chain and… Read more The first steps in initiating change
The 4th industrial age has made information readily available, we only have to cast our minds back over the last… Read more Change Control – Stabilizing Information systems
In the perfect world, Product would always be in the warehouse awaiting sale so that the sales team can reach… Read more Never promise what you can’t deliver.