The Global Sourcing domain allows companies to leverage supply chain capabilities throughout the product lifecycle and make their suppliers an integral part of product development. Within Global Sourcing are these sub-processes: Supply Chain Network, Collaborative Sourcing, and Supplier Performance Monitoring.
ENOVIA Supplier Representative
ENOVIA® Supplier Representative allows a buyer company’s suppliers to maximize their business relationship.
ENOVIA Supplier Representative enables suppliers to continuously improve the quality of parts that they provide and performance on their deliverables by proactively participating in the buying organization’s business processes. With ENOVIA Supplier Representative, suppliers can maintain their profiles ensuring an accurate representation of their capabilities in the buying company’s database. Suppliers can access part quality plans and development plans and submit their deliverables on-line for a simpler process and more accurate information. For deliverables requiring extensive work, suppliers can define additional work for their employees to perform. Suppliers can monitor their performance by accessing the buying organization’s feedback through supplier and plant scorecards. Suppliers can securely access all parts, bills of material (BOMs), and specifications to which the buyer company has assigned them responsibility.
- Ensure supplier information is accurate and up-to-date through self-administration of organizational information that support supplier collaboration processes
- Improve product quality by accurate and timely submission of deliverables to part quality and development plans
- Stay informed of the latest design progress by providing direct access to their assigned parts’ data and related specifications
Supplier Profile ManagementSupplier representatives are granted access to maintain information about their company and employees. Supplier profile management includes information about the supplier organization’s divisions and subsidiaries, capabilities, locations, people, acceptable file formats, and certifications that support part qualification.
Supplier Quality and Development ManagementSuppliers can monitor and support their company’s part quality and development plans and submit accurate and timely deliverables in the form of documents. They can continuously improve performance by receiving feedback in the form of supplier and plant scorecards.
Secure Access to Assigned PartsENOVIA Supplier Representative allows suppliers to search for assemblies and components to which the buying organization has given them responsibility. Suppliers can get a summary list of the parts they are responsible for, see details about each part, and view details about their responsibilities. Supplier can also access subcomponents to which they have been given visibility and access Computer-Aided-Design (CAD) models, CAD drawings, drawing prints, and reference document that are associated with the assigned parts.
The Role of ENOVIA V6 and PLM 2.0ENOVIA Supplier Representative supports PLM 2.0, product lifecycle management online for everyone, and the ENOVIA V6 values: global collaborative innovation, single PLM platform for intellectual property (IP) management, online creation and collaboration, ready to use PLM business processes, and lower cost of ownership