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The Most Recognized Supply Chain Framework

The Supply Chain Operations Reference model (SCOR) is the world’s leading supply chain framework, linking business processes, performance metrics, practices and people skills into a unified structure.

Employ the SCOR framework at your organization and:

  • Increase the speed of system implementations
  • Support organizational learning goals
  • Improve inventory turns
Level 1 Processes included in SCOR:
  • Plan
  • Source
  • Make
  • Deliver
  • Return
  • Enable
Level 1 Metrics included in SCOR:
  • Perfect order fulfillment
  • Order fulfillment cycle time
  • Upside supply chain flexibility
  • Upside supply chain adaptability
  • Downside supply chain adaptability
  • Overall value at risk
  • Total cost to serve
  • Cash-to-cash cycle time
  • Return on supply chain fixed assets
  • Return on working capital

Visit the APICS Dictionary Learn It app for terms included in SCOR. And download the new SCOR app!

Related Offerings from APICS

SCOR-P Endorsement

The SCOR Professional (SCOR-P) endorsement demonstrates an individual’s knowledge of SCOR.Learn more about the endorsement program.

SCOR Framework Training

APICS offers public and in-house training on the SCOR Framework. View the public training schedule and registration information. To learn about in-house training, contact the APICS Corporate Development team.

If you are a supply chain executive interested in employing SCOR to improve your supply chain, learn about SCOR through an executive briefing.

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