S&OP Jumpstart!

A Primer for Implementation and Improvement

This is an 18 page, quick-to-read, illustrated guide suitable for handing out to stakeholders who want to learn more about what S&OP is and what it takes. We use it for project and stakeholder teams on our engagements.


Free eBook

  • S&OP Defined
  • Benefits and Characteristics
  • Typical Design
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Implementation Steps
  • IT Requirements
  • 8 Levers for Performance Improvement
  • Reports and Tools to Support the Meetings
  • Assessment and KPIs
  • Change Management
  • Pros and Cons of Working with a Consultant



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About the Author

Eric Tinker has been delivering supply chain results for global corporations across the world for over 20 years with Nexview and larger, more well-known consulting firms. Learn Nexview’s methodology for S&OP implementation as well as Eric’s tips, tools, techniques, and traps from his experiences leading teams that have generated in excess of $500MM in documented benefits.




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