Press Release

Event Alert: Kinaxis Customer, Merck, to Present at LogiPharma Europe

Kinaxis VP, Trevor Miles, to Moderate Forum on Implementing a Demand Driven Supply Plan

Kinaxis® (TSX:KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, is proud to be a sponsor of LogiPharma Europe, running April 14 through 16 at the Montreux Music & Convention Centre in Montreux, Switzerland.

Kinaxis customer Andy Walker, head of supply chain strategy, design and delivery EMEA for Merck, will be a featured speaker, presenting on “Concurrent Planning – Removing Silos in the End-to-End Supply Chain Process” as part of the Supply Chain Strategy Summit. Join Andy Walker as he shares his company’s sales and operations planning (S&OP) journey and explores the benefits of end-to-end process enabled supply chains.

In addition, vice president of product innovation at Kinaxis, Trevor Miles, will be moderating the community forum on “Examining how to implement a demand driven supply plan into the distribution network: Moving from S&OP to Integrated Business Planning (IBP)." Topics covered will include:

  • How can you effectively harmonize network planning with production scheduling, and how can you overcome the system and process issues?
  • What should you implement in moving from S&OP procedures to an IBP to ensure stable demand and supply?
  • How should planning and operations best work together on collaborative planning?

Speaker Session - “Concurrent Planning - Removing Silos in the End-to-End Supply Chain Process”

Who: Andy Walker, head of supply chain strategy, design and delivery EMEA, Merck

When: Tuesday, April 14 at 12 p.m. as part of Supply Chain Strategy Summit at LogiPharma Europe

Where: Montreux Music & Convention Centre, Montreux, Switzerland

Community Forum - “Examining how to implement a demand driven supply plan into the distribution network: Moving from S&OP to Integrated Business Planning (IBP)”

Who: Trevor Miles, vice president product innovation at Kinaxis

When: Thursday, April 16 at 2:50 p.m. as part of LogiPharma Europe

Where: Montreux Music & Convention Centre, Montreux, Switzerland

During the event we invite you to visit us in the exhibitors’ area and follow #LogiPharma on Twitter to get real-time updates from the event.

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About Kinaxis Inc.

As the recognized leader in digital supply chain management for concurrent planning, Kinaxis is helping organizations around the world revolutionize their supply chain planning. Kinaxis RapidResponse, our cloud-based supply chain management software, connects your data, processes and people into a single harmonious environment. With a consolidated view of the entire supply chain, you can plan expected performance, monitor progress and respond to disconnects when reality hits. RapidResponse lets you know sooner and act faster, leading to reduced decision latency, and improved operational and financial performance. We can prove it. From implementation to expansion, we’re here to help our customers with every step of their supply chain journey. 

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