Seven Ways Beverage Makers Can Gain an Edge with Cloud Supply Chain Management
The beverage industry is under more pressure than ever from issues associated with increasing costs, stringent customer delivery requirements, and an overly saturated market. But today's beverage companies must start building a strong supply chain foundation to satisfy the consumers insatiable hunger—or should we say, thirst?—for variety.
Just walk up and down the aisles of any grocery store, and you'll see the staggering variety of drinks, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. In recent years, product variety in the beverage industry has exploded and competition has become more intense. To be successful, companies are embracing new tools and strategies to address challenges like frequent new product introductions, volatile commodity price fluctuations, long raw material lead times, perishability, strict legal requirements, and high demand seasonality.
In this white paper we explore:
- 7 guidelines to consider if you want to remain relevant in the beverage industry
- how tactical implementation of supply chain planning technology can edge out the competition
Download this free resource to identify your business' current supply chain planning efficiency and figure out the missing pieces you need to compete in today's saturated market.