Sales and operations planning (S&OP) is an integrated business management process through which the executive/leadership team continually achieves focus, alignment and synchronization among all functions of the organization. The S&OPprocess includes an updated forecast that leads to a sales plan, production plan, inventory plan, customer lead time (backlog) plan, new product development plan, strategic initiative plan and resulting financial plan. Plan frequency and planning horizon depend on the specifics of the industry. Short product life cycles and high demand volatility require a tighter S&OP than steadily consumed products. Done well, the S&OP process also enables effective

The “6th Edition of CPO Forum India & Awards 2018" will bring together around 150 + Senior Procurement “Thought Leaders” from a cross section of the industry verticals to meet, discuss & find solutions to their Procurement Challenges, benchmark methods & strategies and network under one roof.The CPO Awards 2018 aims at recognizing & celebrating the collaborative efforts of individuals & the teams in their journey towards procurement excellence through innovation, commitment & hard work, thereby making it the most sought after awards in the Procurement fraternity. CPO Awards have received industry wide recognition and have become one of the highest honors in the Procurement domain.

 

 

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The “5th Edition of CPO Forum India & Awards 2017" gives you an opportunity to gain expertise, learn and understand the tools, new challenges and solutions for creative ideas and strategies through a series of interactive sessions, panel discussion and case study presentation. “CPO Forum India 2016", will bring together around 150 + Senior Procurement “Thought Leaders” from a cross section of the industry verticals to meet, discuss & find solutions to their Procurement Challenges, benchmark methods & strategies and network under one roof.The CPO Awards 2016 aims at recognizing & celebrating the collaborative efforts of individuals & the teams in their journey towards procurement excellence through innovation, commitment & hard work, thereby making it the most sought after awards in the Procurement fraternity. CPO Awards have received industry wide recognition and have become one of the highest honors in the Procurement domain.