Are You an IBP Shop or an MRP Shop?

IBP Is Not an All-or-Nothing Solution

Contrary to popular belief, integrated business planning (IBP) versus material requirements planning (MRP) is not an “either-or” choice. It is an “and” choice; both can work seamlessly together. It is entirely possible—even desirable—to be both an IBP and an MRP shop. Put simply, MRP is a process (and SAP functionality) to balance demand and unconstrained supply, to better facilitate procurement and production requirements and execution. IBP is a longterm planning process that incorporates cross functional inputs to develop a consensus forward looking plan. It is also an SAP advanced planning or decision support solution, modularized into activity areas. MRP and IBP can work in synchronicity, providing agility that improves forecast planning and on-time delivery when implemented correctly.

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Can an Agile Supply Chain Help With Our Digital S/4HANA Journey

November 17, 2021
11:00 am
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Gartner Supply Chain Symposium Xpo 2021

Oct 25, 2021
Oct 27, 2021
Orlando, FL
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How an Agile Supply Chain Can Help Increase Operational Excellence?

August 18, 2021
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NASCES21 North American Supply Chain Executive Summit

Sep 14, 2021
Sep 15, 2021
Chicago, IL
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