Strategic Supplier RelationshipsConnect the supply chain
For Consumer Goods, Fashion and Retail companies, conducting seasonal line planning, ensuring proper product development, creating product sourcing plans and managing global suppliers are complex tasks. On a single platform with industry-specific roles, standard processes can be implemented to enhance collaboration with the supply chain, minimize sourcing risks, manage vendors and improve the planning process.
Collection Sourcing Manager provides the planning, visibility and checking needed to manage sourcing in a global and competitive environment. Collection Planner provides a single environment to manage seasonal line planning and product development. And Collection Vendor Manager seamlessly connects vendors and suppliers to brand and retail headquarters, enabling enhanced collaboration, process control, and risk management within the sourcing and pre-production processes.
- Collaborative Sourcing implements a “design for supply” strategy with repeatable and standardized direct material sourcing processes that provide the latest design information to the supply chain and valuable supplier quotation input to engineering
- Supplier Performance Monitoring enhances the supplier partnership by designing, implementing and tracking part qualification plans, supplier development plans, and scorecards
Collection Planneron premiseCreate a seasonal plan to strategically target product opportunities and minimize wasteful over-development ensuring maximum profit potentialDiscover the role