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Chief Supply Chain Officer Responsibilities

July 17, 2018

Strategic supply chain planning requires best practices in network design, demand forecasting, inventory optimization, strategic supply chain planning, and sales and operations planning (S&OP). But the list doesn't stop there for the Chief Supply Chain Officer (CSCO). For a company to remain competitive, the Chief Supply Chain Officer must deliver innovative cost-reduction strategies and present a market strategy differentiator.   The inclusion of a CSCO is crucial in the evolution of a strategic and agile supply chain plan. Read more about the ongoing evolution of the Chief Supply Chain Officer responsibilities here.

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Plex DemandCaster Supply Chain Planning

Since joining forces with Plex, by Rockwell Automation, in 2016, we’ve harnessed the power of its Smart Manufacturing Platform and industry knowledge to offer a digitized supply chain planning product. It seamlessly unites your business from the plant floor to the executive suite. To learn more about how we are bringing the Connected Enterprise to life across industrial enterprises, visit

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