Integrated Supply Chain Management

Integrated Supply Chain Management: Unlocking Global Efficiency

In a rapidly evolving industrial landscape, the need for comprehensive knowledge and expertise has never been more critical for success in manufacturing. Gone are the days when a limited understanding of niche areas such as production and inventory control would suffice. To excel as a manufacturing manager in today's global operations environment, one must grasp the bigger picture, encompassing manufacturing systems, master planning, purchasing, Lean principles, and beyond. IIPD Global is proud to introduce a program that equips professionals with the skills and insights needed to navigate and optimize production and inventory activities within the broader context of a company's global operations.

Understanding the Course

Course Introduction

The IIPD Global Integrated Supply Chain Management program redefines the approach to manufacturing management. It goes beyond the silos of the past and provides participants with the holistic knowledge necessary for success in modern manufacturing. This program enables you to:

Explore Logistics: Gain an in-depth understanding of logistics, from its fundamental concepts to emerging trends.

Discover the Role of Logistics: Recognize the pivotal role logistics plays in supply chain management.

Implement Logistics Management: Learn how to integrate an effective Logistics Management System into your organization.

Strategic Evaluation: Develop your ability to evaluate a company's strategy, formulate operational policies, and adopt a global logistical perspective.

3PL Insights: Understand the significance of third-party logistics (3PL) in your business and harness its full potential.

Who Should Attend?

This program is ideal for those looking to advance in production planning, purchasing, or operations management roles. Whether you're a seasoned professional or new to the field of manufacturing and materials management, the Integrated Supply Chain Management program will elevate your knowledge and skills.

The Journey: Course Structure

Course Duration5 Days

Session 1: Supply Chain and Logistics Management

  • Definitions of logistics management
  • Role and Scope of Logistics
  • Logistics activities
  • Logistics strategies
  • Key trends in Logistics Management
  • 3RD Party Logistics means and tools?  
  • The Role of ERP in Supply Chain Evolution

Session 2: Manufacturing Resources Planning

  • Sales and Operations Planning and Production Planning
  • Master Scheduling and the Master Production Schedule (MPS)
  • Material Requirements Planning Logic  
  • Determinants of effective capacity
  • Lean Objectives
  • Japanese 3Ms (Muda – Mura – Muri)
  • Types of Waste

Session 3: Transportation Management

  • Transportation Fundamentals
  • Transportation Modes
  • Mode Selection
  • Shipping terms – Incoterms 2020
  • The expediting process
  • Key Benefits of the Expediting Function

Session 4: Warehousing and Distribution Management

  • Importance of Warehousing
  • Types of Storage
  • Warehousing Operations
  • Distribution channels
  • Role of Distribution centers
  • Freight consolidation

Session 5: Demand Management

  • Demand Management Processes
  • Characteristics of Demand
  • Basic Forecasting Concepts
  • Simple Time Series Analysis
  • Measuring the Forecast Error – MAD
  • Measuring the Forecast Performance Indicator - MAPE
  • Controlling the Forecast Quality - The Tracking Signal

Session 6: Inventory Management

  • Types of Inventory Control
  • Selective Inventory Control
  • The ABC Inventory Classification
  • Auditing Inventory Records
  • Ordering Systems
  • The Safety Stock formula for finished products

Session 7: Purchasing and Sourcing Management

  • Procurement management
  • Purchasing Cycle, Procurement Processes, and Procurement Methods
  • Supply positioning and Portfolio matrix 

The IIPD Global Integrated Supply Chain Management program is designed to empower professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the complex and dynamic world of modern manufacturing. With an in-depth understanding of logistics, Lean principles, transportation management, warehousing, demand forecasting, inventory control, and procurement management, you'll be equipped to make informed decisions and drive efficiency in your organization's supply chain. Elevate your career and embrace the future of manufacturing with IIPD Global.

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