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How ERP, CRM and SCM Fit Together

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We have recently looked at various Supply Chain models including “Lean” Supply Chain and virtual manufacturing. There are others too; for instance, distributors who purchase everything they sell. We have looked at what kind of software constitutes a Supply Chain system.
Some of our conclusions to date are:

1.  Very few Supply Chain models are identical.

2.  Yes, a company MIGHT be able to purchase a single system to cover the entire Supply Chain. Some ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning software) vendors furnish enough modules to do everything, but a lot of companies need extensive modifications to complete their mission.

3.  A lot of companies use their ERP as the “engine” to power their other applications like CRM (Customer Relationship Management software).

4.  Sharing data with partners has become a necessity to remain competitive. EDI is the enabler to wrap in supply partners, customer, logistics partners, etc.

5.  Many of…

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ec-bp.com One Of The Top 100

KCJones

This week we (ec-bp.com) were advised that our publication has been added to the “SCM Global 100: Best Supply Chain Blogs in the World” by SupplyChainOpz. It turns out that there are in the neighborhood of 1,500 blogs that focus on the supply chain (who knew?) so we’re honored to know that we are in the top 100 according to their criteria.

One of the writers for ec-bp.com is famous American writer Ken Kinlock. In addition, he is owner of Vacation French Riviera which publishes the blog you are looking at. It includes: Penney Vanderbilt, KC Jones, Ancien Hippie  and Crazy Pasta Child..
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OPERATION PRIDE’S 8th SOUTHERN INDIANA DISTRICT MASS MEETING

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BREAKING THE CHAINS IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR RURAL AND URBAN AMERICA”

We are extending an invitation to the general public for career opportunities in Sales and Marketing. This is an opportunity to be your own boss and make your own hours. Don’t miss this opportunity to earn money for a lifetime!!!

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE IN YOUR AREA FOR JOB CORPS OF AMERICA. IF YOU ARE A YOUNG ADULT BETWEEN THE AGES OF 16 – 24 THIS IS A GREAT WAY TO OBTAIN THE SKILLS OF A USEFUL TRADE, COMPLETE YOUR HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION, AND SECURE CAREER EMPLOYMENT ONCE COMPLETED ALL FOR FREE!!

If you’re seriously interested in obtaining long term employment in the fields of Construction, Advanced Manufacturing, Transportation, Homeland Security, Health Care, Finance and Business, and Hospitality we have a great opportunity for you. Come to our workshop with your parent and a serious, ready to go…

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