Guide

Supply chain management software

Introduction

If you run a business that deals with goods or services, managing your supply chain is an important part of your operations. You can use software to improve your supply chain and achieve efficiencies in your business.

Supply chain management software (SCMS) are tools and applications that you can use to manage supplier relationships and control associated supply chain processes. Some of the key features of supply chain management software are inventory management, order processing, procurement, logistics, planning and managing returns.

Many different types of supply chain management solutions exist. The software can come as part of other applications, such as customer relationship and enterprise resource planning systems.

This guide describes the benefits of supply chain management software. It answers your questions around using the software in your business and making the most of it. It also explains how to choose supply chain management software and maintain supply chain management software security.