Resources based on E2open's years of supply chain industry experience.

E2open's team includes industry experts with years of experience solving the most complex supply chain challenges for the largest and best companies in the world. We've worked with analysts and industry leaders to address today's issues and look at what's coming next for the global supply chain. Explore the resources below to see our viewpoint on complex industry topics and delve into customer successes with E2open.


Wednesday 20 July 2016

How to Build an Agile Supply Chain – Lessons From the Best Companies

Patrick Lemoine, Vice President, Product Marketing, E2open
Patrick Lemoine, Vice President, Product Marketing, E2open

One of the top priorities for executives is to improve the agility of their company. It is not hard to understand why: competition is more…

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Monday 11 July 2016

Turning Your Consumer Goods Supply Chain Into a Competitive Advantage

Michael Farlekas
Michael Farlekas, CEO, E2open

Today’s modern supply chains are multi-enterprise, starting with consumers, retailers, distributors; and flowing through an extended network of suppliers, contract manufacturers, and other third parties.…

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Tuesday 24 May 2016

How the Terra Acquisition Fits Into the Future Supply Chain

Robert Byrne
Robert F. Byrne, VP and GM, Forecasting Solutions, E2open

This is probably not a surprise but supply chains are inherently multi-enterprise.  Despite this, companies have tried to manage their supply chain with ERP systems…

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Thursday 10 March 2016

3 Reasons Your ERP Isn’t Enough

Gordon Fischer, Vice President, Product Solutions, Research & Development

As globalization and outsourcing have extended supply chains, critical information has begun to exist more and more outside of the four walls of a single…

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Monday 22 February 2016

Four ways leading companies use visibility data to make their supply chains better

Patrick Lemoine, Vice President, Product Marketing, E2open
Patrick Lemoine, Vice President, Product Marketing, E2open

Ask yourself: what is “supply chain visibility?” If, like most, you think it is simply about knowing where your shipments are, then you should keep…

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Wednesday 20 January 2016

Three Questions to Ask Yourself About Your Multi-Tier Value Chain

Steve Lykken, Vice President of Customer Solutions
Steve Lykken, Vice President of Customer Solutions

As you might know, the need to manage a multi-tier value chain (e.g., OEM, outsourced manufacturers, suppliers, third-party logistics providers, etc.) isn’t just becoming more…

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Webinars & Videos

Coriant: Minimizing Inventory Liability in an Outsourced Environment

Today, any high velocity outsourced supply chain needs to proactively manage inventory liability in order to get head of unplanned excess and obsolete costs, reduce expedite charges and improve on-time delivery. 

Hear from Jeff Weingarz, Director of Demand and Inventory Planning at Coriant on: 

  • Streamlining processes to manage and cross-balance inventory across an outsourced supply network
  • Achieving better control over supplier responsiveness to better negotiate pricing and other expenses with suppliers
  • Modeling "what if scenarios" for inventory liability 
  • Creating a competitive advantage by reducing New Product Introduction cycle times

Watch the video here.

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Predictive Analytics for Demand Planning: What Can It Do for Your Organization?

The wealth of real-time data available today can help determine future demand for your organization’s products and services. In global supply chain management, the application of predictive analytics is key to creating flexible and nimble supply chains that are as responsive as they are intuitive.

Hear John Lash, Vice President, Product Marketing, E2open, discuss the advantages of predictive analytics for organizations.

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