Supply Chain Management for QAD Enterprise Applications
Supply Chain Management Module
Manages and tracks consigned inventory received from suppliers in a Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) model or sent to customers from — receipt to inventory to consumption — and creates triggers for payment processing.
Tools to build and manage forecasts, either collaboratively or individually, based on mathematical models that utilize demand history.
A comprehensive procurement and strategic sourcing tool, fully integrated with planning, that provides sophisticated pricing across contracts and individual and blanket orders.
Provides integration into customer schedules — cumulative schedule-based (Cum) or net-based — directly into QAD Enterprise Applications. Handles sequenced scheduling and links details (Kanban, Drop Zones, etc.) to specific scheduled release lines.
Supply Chain Overview
QAD Supply Chain supports supply networks with enhanced visibility, and the ability to drive margin and cost improvements, reduce lead times, increase inventory turns and meet industry compliance requirements.
- Improve margins: Helps eliminate waste and reduces inventory
- Drive the effective enterprise: Promotes efficient business processes
- Streamline communication: Customer and supplier portals simplify and speed communication
- Increase responsiveness: Faster access to information means faster response times
Supply Chain Planning
- Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP): Intra-company demand planning allows companies to easily plan, manage, track and record costs associated with the transfer of items between sites
- Enterprise Operations Planning (EOP): Supports the highest level of S&OP and integrates with planning and scheduling
Supply Chain Portal
Collaborative portal communicates demand changes in real time and tracks the flow of orders and shipments using ASNs.
Provides a complete set of tools to optimize shipments by air, sea, parcel, truckload or less than truckload; provides international documentation and assists in compliance with denied party regulations.
Supports the requirements of organizations with larger or more sophisticated warehouses. QAD Warehousing provides automated task management, RF based picking, wave management, batch picking, location find/audit, put-away, picking, cross docking, quality control, replenishment, transfers and advanced cycle counting activities, including full support for global inventory views in multiple physical warehouses across multiple domains.