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IISCM is a leader in Supply Chain Consulting, Certifications and Executive Development Programs. IISCM is a unit of Fhyzics Business Consultants Private Limited - an ICP of Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), USA [Formerly known as APICS, USA]. Fhyzics offers end-to-end support for CSCP, CPIM and CLTD certifications of ASCM, USA.

IISCM is a leader in Supply Chain Consulting, Certifications and Executive Development Programs. IISCM is a unit of Fhyzics Business Consultants Private Limited - an ICP of Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), USA [Formerly known as APICS, USA]. Fhyzics offers end-to-end support for CSCP, CPIM and CLTD certifications of ASCM, USA.
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IISCM is a leader in Supply Chain Consulting, Certifications and Executive Development Programs. IISCM is a unit of Fhyzics Business Consultants Private Limited - an ICP of Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), USA [Formerly known as APICS, USA]. Fhyzics offers end-to-end support for CSCP, CPIM and CLTD certifications of ASCM, USA.

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Multiple Supply Chains - A Case Study

3/10/2019
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For any manufacturing organisation, we can divide the supply chain into two parts. One is the upstream supply chain and the other is downstream supply chain. In this podcast, I am going to discuss the need for multiple supply chains for the downstream. The downstream supply chain originates at the factory and ends with the delivery of the product to the end consumer. We are concerned only with the forward product flow, so I am not considering the reverse product flow or the reverse logistics...

Duration:00:04:30

SKU Nomenclature Policy

3/10/2019
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SKU (pronounced as skew) is the abbreviation of the term Stock Keeping Unit. SKU helps us to uniquely identify a product. Each organisation have their own SKU nomenclature policy, which refers to the methodology of numbering SKUs, governance and control. A given SKU number provides the same understanding to all the stakeholders not only inside your organisation, but also to your suppliers, customers and other stakeholders. When a product has a different form or fit or function from another...

Duration:00:04:00

Eligibility for APICS Certifications

3/8/2019
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APICS offers CPIM, CSCP and CLTD certifications, considered as the gold standards across the globe by the supply chain community. The three certifications in its expanded form reads as In this podcast, we are going to discuss about the eligibility requirements for all the three certifications. To read the full transcript of this podcast, please click here. ***** For more details related to Supply Chain Consulting, Certifications (CSCP, CPIM and CLTD) and Executive Development Programs,...

Duration:00:06:10

All About CPIM

3/8/2019
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This podcast is all about CPIM. CPIM stands for Certified in Production and Inventory Management. Since 1973, CPIM is recognized as the standard of professional competence in production and inventory management. Companies across the globe rely on Certified in Production and Inventory Management designees to maximize return-on-investment, and increase customer satisfaction. No matter where you are in your career, earning the APICS CPIM certification will demonstrate your mastery of...

Duration:00:05:26

The Need for Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in Supply Chain

3/4/2019
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IISCM has been supporting organisations across the world in developing, implementing and auditing the Supply Chain Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in about 25 domains. In this podcast, I would like to present why these companies are focusing on SOPs to improve their supply chains? The primary purpose is to standardise, document and communicate the 6Qs or 6 Questions of all the activities or tasks involved in a process. The 6Qs are what, why and how of doing an activity and by whom,...

Duration:00:03:11

Cycle Counting Best Practices

3/4/2019
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In this podcast, we will explore the Cycle Counting Best Practices. Cycle counting is the better alternative to periodic inventory counting. In cycle counting few SKUs are counted everyday by the Cycle Counters, who are trained in cycle counting. The accuracy of the logical inventory is much better compared to periodic inventory auditing as the inventory is counted continuously and more frequently based on the ABC Classification Criteria. Here I would like to recommend few best practices in...

Duration:00:02:34

Predictive Shipment

3/3/2019
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In this podcast, we will explore the concept of predictive shipment. Predictive shipment refers to shipping products to your customers even before they have placed the order to you. I would say even the customers have not realised the need for the product or made any purchase decision. This is made possible with the advancement in the business analytics. To read the full transcript of this podcast, please click here. ***** For more details related to Supply Chain Consulting,...

Duration:00:02:37

Call for Leaders Talk

3/3/2019
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Hello IISCM audience! I have an exciting news for you. IISCM has launched a program titled “Leaders Talk” to help dissemination of supply chain knowledge and expertise within the the community. You can share your professional experience, industry insights, career guidance, trends, standards, challenges, lessons learned and understanding of a concept pertaining to supply chain and allied fields in the form of an article. As you may be aware that IISCM.org is a leading website committed to...

Duration:00:01:44

The Birth of Pick-Up Stores

3/2/2019
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Today, we are going to discuss an interesting topic that is The Birth of Pick-Up Stores. We will analyse why it came in the first place? and what will be its business model? One of the biggest values delivered by the eCommerce companies is the last-mile connectivity. The term last-mile connectivity refers to the movement of products from a fulfilment centre or delivery hub to the end consumer. Last-mile connectivity established by the eCommerce companies introduced a lot of convenience to...

Duration:00:04:37

What, Why and How of Inventory Auditing?

3/2/2019
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Welcome to IISCM.org. I am your host Venkadesh Narayanan. Today, we are going to discuss the What, Why and How of Inventory Auditing. Inventory auditing is the process of reconciliation between the quantities of physical inventory and the quantities of logical inventory. Here physical inventory refers to the inventory we have on-hand, hence also known as on-hand inventory. And logical inventory refers to the inventory we have on the books or in your ERP or in your system. To read the full...

Duration:00:02:00

Enterprise Inventory Policy (EIP)

3/2/2019
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Welcome to IISCM’s podcast on Enterprise Inventory Policy. I am your host Venkadesh Narayanan. Enterprise Inventory Policy (EIP) defines both the aggregate-level and the item-level inventory management. Each and every organisation that deals with inventory must have EIP and it shall be reviewed on an annual basis. EIP is a policy document that shall be agreed upon mainly between the CFO and COO as well as by leaders of New Product Development, Marketing, Sales, Procurement etc. This...

Duration:00:04:06

My Story of Periodic Inventory Auditing

3/2/2019
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In this podcast, I would like to share my experiences on Periodic Inventory Auditing. Not very long ago, in the early 90’s, I was working for a large engineering firm in Chennai. I played multiple hats such as Layout Designer, Coordination with PPC and Inventory Management. Once in a year, that is during the first week of April the whole factory comes to a halt for couple of days. It is not that we didn’t had orders, but it was for inventory counting. To read the full transcript of this...

Duration:00:02:59

Introduction

3/1/2019
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Hello everyone, this is Venkadesh Narayanan speaking to you from IISCM, an unit of Fhyzics Business Consultants Private Limited. Fhyzics is an ICP of APICS, USA offering Supply Chain Consulting, CSCP, CPIM and CLTD Certifications and Executive Development Programs. Through these podcasts, we will bring you the supply chain concepts, best practices, industry insights, trends, opportunities and certifications. Stay tuned, we will bring you the best in supply chain. Thank you for...

Duration:00:00:48