As the complexity of logistics and production networks continues to rise, companies must regularly reassess and improve their supply chain processes. Analyzing performance and determining how to achieve further gains and improvements is icon-scm's forte.
As the supply chain management experts, the professional team of consultants at icon-scm works closely with you to understand all aspects of your network and identify potential areas for optimization. Our consultants analyze your network for weak points, suggest ways to improve performance, and actually demonstrate the impact of those recommended changes.
Systems Implementation via Proven Methodology
icon-scm Implementation Services speed your deployment and return on investment. Using our proven, best practices-based methodology, icon-scm can typically implement your solution in a matter of weeks. icon-scm project managers are certified Project Management Professionals (PMP).
Our team of supply chain experts ensures your icon-scm solution is optimized for your business requirements. The icon-scm implementation methodology includes the following major phases:
- Establish the project office, clarify roles and responsibilities, and define the project plan
- Design and Mapping
- Jointly define business processes and the system in detail
- Configuration and Integration
- Configure a functioning system. Ensure end-to-end validation of business and IT processes
- Prepare for Go Live
- Train users and IT personnel
- Move to production and conduct a complete system and support handover
User acceptance of a system is critical to the success of a project. That is why icon-scm developed a training and certification approach that involves users at a very early stage. During the implementation project, icon-scm conducts workshops and training focused on business processes and their implications on planning results. By the time the system goes live, users know not only how to execute a certain task, but also what effect this action will have on the planning process. Users are able to effectively use the system from Day One – ensuring quick acceptance and overall project success.