Evaluation Criteria – Service Supply Chain Planning Tools
How will you select a proper tool to enhance your service supply chain capabilities to keep service levels high while keeping costs low?
The recommended criteria for evaluating best-of-breed planning tools designed for the service supply chain can be grouped into 8 requirement categories.
- Provider Capability
- Supply Chain Planning
- Forecasting / Demand Management
- Technician Inventory Planning
- Activity / Installed Base Management
- Network Optimization
- Data Management / Administration
- Repair/Reverse Logistics