Supply Chain Management (SCM)

Supply Chain Management Solutions by Aptean

A well-oiled supply chain is essential for competing in today’s customer-driven marketplace. That’s why we created software that gives you 20/20 insight into your chain, and the tools you need to make it work for you.

Aptean’s Supply Chain Management (SCM) software solutions are specifically designed for multi-enterprise, multi-channel, multi-language, and multi-currency order environments. We provide end-to-end support for discrete manufacturers and distribution companies—from supplier and customer collaboration to global inventory management and supply-chain execution.

A smooth, transparent supply chain is critical to your competitive advantage. Aptean’s SCM software solutions will help you to automate your processes, eliminate inefficiencies, and gain the visibility you need in order to detect and respond to fluctuations.


SCM Software Benefits

When it comes to supply chain management software, visibility is only part of the solution. A supply chain is a chain after all, and it’s only as good as its weakest link. You need to collaborate with your partners and give them the tools they need to do better work for you and vice versa. You need to know when the first signs of trouble emerge and take action early, to prevent damaged relationships and costly downtime.

With Supply Chain Management (SCM) software, you can:

  • Gain 360-degree visibility across your supply chain network, from plants and suppliers to storage and distribution, in order minimize risk and disruptions, and improve predictability. t
  • Provide suppliers with real-time visibility into component inventory level, including on-hand, forecast, usage, orders, shipments and receipts, as well as real-time notification exceptions.
  • Ship and deliver on-time, and improve customer service levels.
  • Reduce costs through optimized inventory levels, better planning and improved relationships.

Aptean provides a broad range of integrated, open standards-based solutions that service key areas of complex supply chains and distribution networks. The solutions readily integrate into an enterprise’s existing applications and can also operate as standalone modules. Features you can expect from Aptean’s SCM software solutions include:

  • Advanced Order Management
  • Extended Warehouse Management
  • Trading Partner Collaboration
  • Transportation Management
  • Dynamic Route Planning
  • Slotting
  • Labor Management
  • Cross Dock Planning
  • Yard Management
  • Inventory and Shipment Dashboards
  • Real-time Inventory Status
  • Multiple Inventory Replenishment Models
  • Supplier Performance Ratings
  • Lean Order Scheduling
  • Shipping and Receiving

Why Aptean?

Aptean understands that a smooth-running supply chain is critical to building your competitive advantage. And everyone—from wholesale to retail and manufacturing to distribution—needs to manage the chain efficiently. Aptean Supply Chain Management software solutions are designed to fit your business. Whether you want an agile cloud-based or an enterprise software solution, Aptean has you covered.


Albert Heijn

Albert Heijn is the largest single brand within the global and leading food retailer giant, Royal Ahold, with nearly 700 food retail stores across Netherlands. This case study examines their initiative to streamline the logistics behind their retail stores, changes to their replenishment operations, and the metrics achieved using Aptean’s supply chain solutions.


Find out how Ahlsell AB, a leading wholesaler of plumbing, heating, and electrical supplies for building professionals and industry, reduced their inventory costs by half. Gain insight into how an advanced Order Management System enabled Ahlsell to significantly improve customer service levels across its chain of over 200 outlets stores.

Stryker Osteosynthesis

Learn how Stryker addressed a key supply chain challenge around conflicting goals among high service levels and low inventory levels.