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APS Needs To Meet Today's Requirements for the Consumer Products Industry

Published: 19 October 2006

ID: G00183237

Analyst(s): Greg Aimi, Lora Cecere, Mark Hillman


Recent results from the joint Consumer Goods Technology/AMR Research spending study supports that while the level of supply chain management deployments are high, customers will continue to spend in SCM. In this article, we share insight into what the consumer products industry needs and what traditional advanced planning and scheduling (APS) vendors can do to seize this momentum.

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