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Supply Chain White Papers

Whether you’re seeking supply chain white papers based on industry, product or business issue, this collection of white papers from Manhattan Associates will get you up to speed on the critical issues, best practices, industry standards, and technical insights you need to optimize your supply chain operations.

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Wholesale executives have come to realize that growing channel conflicts and challenging macroeconomic trends, along with demanding customer service levels, will continue to erode their margins. The...Download (PDF)
Grocery wholesale and foodservice is the largest segment of the wholesale industry with $506 billion in annual sales across 33,000 companies, all of which face similar challenges—seasonal SKUs,...Download (PDF)
The largest segment of the wholesale distribution industry, foodservice and grocery  companies operate some of the most complex supply chains in the world, yet their size doesn’t protect them...Download (PDF)
Healthcare distributors operate within a tightly regulated industry, most recently highlighted by pedigree tracking. Market dynamics ranging from overseas production to generic drugs to service...Download (PDF)
A $350 billion segment of the wholesale industry, healthcare distributors not only operate in a tightly regulated environment, they are also impacted by diverse market dynamics, all eroding profit...Download (PDF)
Because customer behaviors are changing, the role of the store is changing, too—and so is the role of store associates. As retailers respond to these changes with cross-channel retail processes, the...Download (PDF)
And prescribe more profits with Vendor Managed Inventory Manhattan Associates’ Vendor Managed Inventory provides your suppliers access to inventory data, enabling them to manage product shipments and...Download (PDF)
While cross-channel capabilities have been a high priority for retailers, there has been little discussion of the real value of cross-channel capabilities to the top or bottom line. That is, until...Please register to view information
Managing the demand chain, from manufacturers through wholesalers, distributors and retailers, and onto consumers, is a daunting task. Creating efficiency in the demand chain requires a combination...Download (PDF)
This paper provides a detailed overview of Manhattan’s optimized Demand Forecasting solution, including a high-level explanation of our Unified Forecasting Method™ (UFM™)—a built-in intelligence that...Download (PDF)
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