Supply Chain Insights

Featured Insights


All Insights


Supply Chain Management

The Coronavirus can kill companies too!

The hysteria generally triggered and whipped up by the media about a new virus, whether justified or unauthorized, is completely irrelevant at this...

Dr. Wolfgang Partsch

Partnership

Kinaxis and mSE Solutions together at the BME Pharma Supply Chain Congress

Kinaxis and mSE Solutions will have a joint appearance at the fourth edition of the BME Pharma Supply Chain Congress. The venue will take place from...

Raphael Schmidt

Diversity

mSE Solutions Welcomes Diversity

At the beginning of 2019, a law will come into effect in Germany that officially confirms a third gender in addition to male and female. The term used...

Dr. Dorothea Gowin

Partnership

Networking and professional exchange of thoughts at Kinexions 2018 in Washington, D.C.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all participants for the numerous intensive and informative discussions and the great interest in...

Muharrem Ergin

S&OP

mSE Solutions at the Kinexions 2018

We’d like to invite you to join Klaus Imping’s (COO, mSE Solutions) talk at the 2018 Kinaxis User Conference as he explores best practices within an...

Muharrem Ergin

Innovation

The construction of the mSE innovation center in Unterammergau is forging ahead

After the cornerstone was laid in March, work on the project is proceeding rapidly. The ensemble of buildings that is currently under construction on...

Raphael Schmidt

Supply Chain Management

Expanding your sales channel – renting instead of buying in the B2B sector

Imagine you’re on holiday and want to drive around. Would you choose to buy or rent a car? You’d rent one, of course! The answer is so obvious that...

Can Sen

Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management with SAP – switch tools in time

The supply chain management tool SAP APO will be phased out over the next few years. Dr. Ernst Hagg from OBSIDIAN IT.SERVICES explains how to switch...

Dr. Ernst Hagg

S&OP

Expert talk: Do we really need the sales team for a quality forecast?

Rolf Winterhoff / Director of Operations bei mSE Solutions GmbH, Lübeck

Fred W. Schellert / Global Director Business Development bei mSE Solutions...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

mSE North America moves into the Wrigley Building

As the mSE North America team has grown steadily, and there was no more room for expansion on the 84th floor of the Willis Tower in Chicago, the...

Muharrem Ergin

Supply Chain Management

mSE Solutions again taking an active part in the 3rd Pharma Supply Chain Congress of BME

From 26 February to 1 March 2018, the BME Pharma Supply Chain Congress will take place in Frankfurt for the third time. Some interesting topics that...

Raphael Schmidt

Partnership

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

As the year comes to an end, we would like to thank all customers, suppliers and business partners for their great cooperation in 2017. mSE Solutions...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

The End-to-End Supply Chain Management Pioneer is Celebrating its Birthday

Start small, grow sustainably – with an idea that has established itself in the market and is now a trend topic: the optimization of production and...

Raphael Schmidt

Partnership

mSE Solutions and Kinaxis® form strategic partnership

Leading supply chain planning SaaS company Kinaxis and mSE Solutions partner to expand their worldwide customer networks. Klaus Imping, Chief...

Raphael Schmidt

Supply Chain Management

mSE Solutions at the BVL International Logistics Conference (DLK) in Berlin

Since 1994, mSE Solutions has taken part in the BVL International Logistics Conference every year and has become a welcome regular among the...

Raphael Schmidt

Supply Chain Management

mSE Solutions has a new Website!

mSE has a brand new look. Just in time to celebrate our 30th birthday , we launched our new Website.

Raphael Schmidt

Supply Chain Management

Don’t get caught in the “cultural misunderstanding trap“

“We just acquired a new subsidiary overseas. Time to roll up our sleeves, straighten things out and show them how business is done.”

Fred W. Schellert

S&OP

Does revising planning figures again and again really make them better?

Imagine you are having an important meeting with your customer’s planning department. After much discussion, you take a break. While sipping your...

Rolf Winterhoff

Supply Chain Management

Breaking down siloes by thinking outside the supply chain box

“Supply chains are as individual as a company itself: its market position, product range, production network, IT and process landscape, and...

Fred W. Schellert

S&OP

Tapping unused potential in the analysis and comparison of planning phases vs. final orders

In countless planning sessions and reviews I have taken part in over the years, a lot of time has been spent on explaining why plans have to be...

Rolf Winterhoff

Supply Chain Management

Why innovative e2e supply chain management will sharpen your competitive edge

Let’s face it: no one really talks about the ongoing efforts of all the people committed to optimizing the Supply Chain unless there is a major...

Fred W. Schellert

Supply Chain Management

Peeling the onion of structured and comprehensive SC data analysis

We often hear about a rare or “lost” book that has been found hidden away in a library or an unknown masterpiece that has been discovered in a...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

Don’t get caught in the “no transparency trap”​

“No way, we can’t give all that information to our customer. Then they’ll have complete insight into how we work and see where our weak points are....

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

Understanding the value of synergy between planning objectives

Taking the view of a business planner in industry, preparation for future busi-ness means in short: we know best what our customers will want in the...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

Always think end-to-end: analysis – strategy – execution – reality check

When you walk up to that first tee shot, armed with your driver and ball, and you feel the eyes of your flight partners boring into you, you better be...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

Don´t get caught in the “1+1>2 trap”

Your math teacher in school would certainly have had serious concerns with this equation, and you might find that in today’s business world it hardly...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

“Don´t get caught in the bunker mentality trap.”

„I have no idea why we have problems with our supply chain, but my department is doing fine. Everybody else needs to get their act together.“

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

“The potential is still enormous.”

The consulting firm and solutions provider mSE Solutions helps companies to gain competitive advantages by optimizing their supply chain processes. In...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

Don’t get caught in the “overnight trap“

„The good news is, your spare part is available. The bad news … it’s halfway around the world. But we’ll overnight it so you can get things back up...

mSE Solutions

Supply Chain Management

Don’t get caught in the “profit contribution trap“

„Trust me, you should get rid of this customer project. Profit contribution is way too low and you’ll never be able to cover the fixed costs. Be...

mSE Solutions