Clients, consumers, and an uncertain economic outlook are forcing manufacturers and supply chain owners to squeeze every last drop of efficiency from their operations. This white paper reviews current enterprise resource planning (ERP) software optimization features that can assist supply chain owners to improve their key metrics. Whatever your supply chain looks like – from a single small-scale factory to multinational network it is most likely comprised of organized systems of people, technology, and resources. Each of these critical cogs needs to be working at peak efficiency, but how do you achieve this, and how do you know when you’ve achieved it? There are a number of ways to improve supply chain optimization (SCO); here’s a summary of what they are and how they can help move things forward for your business, your clients, and your bottom line.