Demand Collaboration

Too often demand collaboration means simply sharing the responsibility for a bad forecast. Not here. The Demand Collaboration Hub (DCH) in SO99+ is a consensus building platform that complements demand forecasting by bringing together[...]

Demand Forecasting & Planning

Businesses complexity is growing, driven by multichannel marketing, the growing influence of demand shaping (media, promotions, new product introductions), and the impact of internet buying behaviour. Yet, surrounded by an explosion[...]

Demand Sensing

Demand Sensing allows you to incorporate detailed demand data into your short-term forecasts to reduce forecast error by up to 50%, increase inventory performance by up to 20%, and optimally deploy downstream (e.g., Distribution[...]

Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimisation (MEIO)

Our Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimisation (MEIO) routinely generates million dollar ROIs via increased service levels, reduced stock-outs and improved inventory turns . This unparalleled effectiveness is the result of unique demand and[...]

New Product Introduction

Short and hard-to-predict product life cycles can make it important to master New Product Introductions (NPI) demand planning. A good New Product Introduction plan should account for both: Sales volume over the long term at normal[...]

Production Planning

Maximising production processes and manufacturing resources requires a fully integrated approach that goes beyond trying to stitch together individual solutions. Unlike planning systems that address only specific portions of the[...]

Promotion & Media Forecasting

The Supplier Collaboration Hub (SCH) is a web-based portal for publishing the company’s supply plan. It is a visibility and collaboration platform for enhanced planning with suppliers across the extended end-to-end network. With SO99+[...]

Social Sensing

Traditional demand planning relies mostly on transactional data, creating latency between customer needs and supplier reactions. So understanding demand and updating supply in a fast-changing environment means incorporating new data[...]

S&OP

Gartner says that “The No. 1 challenge among manufacturing companies is connecting sales and operations plan (S&OP) to operational plan/execution.” In monthly S&OP meetings, managers make strategic decisions such as increasing revenue[...]

Supplier Collaboration

The Supplier Collaboration Hub (SCH) is a web-based portal for publishing the company’s supply plan. It is a visibility and collaboration platform for enhanced planning with suppliers across the extended end-to-end network. With SO99+[...]

Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI)

Unlike many VMI solutions, our VMI Replenishment communicates the demand signal to vendors, allowing them to optimise their inventory planning process accordingly. It consistently and automatically delivers up to 99+% service levels[...]