Streamlining the Supply Chain With PIM

The global consumer electronics manufacturing industry has experienced a number of difficult years. According to an IBIS World report entitled “Global Consumer Electronics Manufacturing: Market Research Report,” product saturation in mature markets, slow growth in global economic activity, and price decreases have contributed to small, annualized revenue growth. Yet the manufacturing sector appears to be…

Master Data Management: Key to Creating a Data-Driven Organization

As electronic manufacturers and distributors continue to operate 24/7 through a growing number of sales channels, the volume of information about their products, customers and suppliers is rising exponentially in size and complexity. Proactively managing the influx of information as it flows across the enterprise from procurement to distribution, marketing to e-commerce, and all the…