Published: 19 February 2004
Analyst(s): John Fontanella
Six years of refining the Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Standards' (VICS) Collaborative Planning, Forecasting, and Replenishment (CPFR) model has brought some best practices to light, identifying practical ways to collaborate with suppliers and customers. These best practices address organizational alignment and program design, as well as how to use the technology at hand to scale and sustain collaborative practices.
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