To respond to the demands of today’s highly competitive global environment, traditional linear supply chains are evolving into complex, global ecosystems. These “pull” (demand-driven) environments working in conjunction with traditional “push” environments are known as adaptive supply chain networks (ASCNs). ASCNs allow all supply chain stakeholders to share knowledge, make collaborative decisions, and sense and respond immediately to changing conditions.
accounting of material and transfer costs cost of goods in transit between demand and supply locations
-Freight cost settlement for accounting, payment, billing, and transfer of freight costs; intercompany settlement to support freight forwarding organizations -Analytics as the basis for transportation key performance indicators and as input for new tenders in strategic freight management Freight Procurement To fully support the freight-procurement process, companies must meet requirements for contract management, bid preparation, bid proposals, bid responses, contract award, and contract creation. These