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Three Best Practices for a Successful Retail MIOE Process

Published: 25 March 2013

ID: G00247207

Analyst(s): Mike Griswold


Retailer leaders improve their MIOE processes by increasing the span of control over their supply chains, establishing a metrics framework and defining clear planning horizons, leading to synchronized demand plans and more effective use of inventory and supply chain assets.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Broader Span of Control Creates a More Effective MIOE Process
  • A Well-Defined Metrics Framework Enables MIOE Decision Processes
  • Understanding and Defining Planning Horizons: A Key to MIOE Maturity

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