Focus on the PLM, Sourcing Connection
Reaping Measurable Rewards
The "fashionability" of speed to market is far, far from being out of vogue - it still reigns as king in terms of the No. 1 benefit apparel and retail firms seek in implementing a product lifecycle management (PLM) solution that is inclusive of sourcing.
When achieved, supply chain speed can deliver truly significant operational savings. The secret and beauty lies in connecting previously disparate functions, often referred to as silos. But can you really get intelligent visibility on a complex, global scale? Can such technology help develop and deliver the right products for a measurably better profitability? And, if so, how quickly does the ROI start to flow in?
In this month's Executive Issues, we search for the answers... .