software system from Logistics Planning Associates, LLC offers a
Forecasting module which is fully integrated with its'
Requirements Planning and Master Production Scheduling modules.
module is a
collaborative tool which mixes "art and science" to allow you to come
up with the most accurate forecasts possible. It fully supports a Sales
and Operations Planning (S&OP) process to efficiently balance your
organization's Supply and Demand.
The system generates
forecast for each item-location combination that has been set up by the
Planner™ uses regression analysis
factor as well as other optional time series forecasting methods and
our new "Best Method" option to
generate this forecast).
user can then make adjustments to the system generated item-location
"SKU") forecasts and aggregate them nationally, regionally or by other
criteria such as product, class or market zone. At this point, further
adjustments can be made to the aggregates and be prorated back down to
the item-location level to drive production and deployment
A Forecast Variance
then "automates" the sometimes tedious but critical activity of
planned versus actual forecasts which can be used to improve future
gives users the option to calculate item-location safety stock
based upon desired customer service levels, and performs ABC analysis
or by location.
Our Forecast module
is now available as a "stand alone" system which goes by the name of PSI
Planner FC™. Please contact us for more information or "click" below to
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