- Forecast by SKU, cost, item, currencies, margin, country, channel, customer location, etc.
- Drive inventory and safety stock levels according to customer requirements using the Service Level Optimizer
Demand Solutions history of fun and informative customer gatherings continues with this year's Demand Solutions Customer Conference in Orlando. The 2013 event will feature product information, best practices and market trends and more – don't miss it!
As a producer of tactical gear for police, firefighters, and military personnel, California-based 5.11 Tactical continues 20% growth trend year over year with demand planning benefits from implementing Forecast Management and Requirements Planning.
Summer Infant, a manufacturer of baby products from Rhode Island, overhauls its supply chain management practices, reducing inventory by 20% and shortening forecasting time using Demand Solutions for better inventory planning.
Since its inception, Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) has been a vital process for managing profitability and risk. Demand Solutions Sales & Operations Planning software is a flexible, customizable system that takes the process from data collection to a dynamic plan that drives production and sales.
U.K. greeting card company Paper Island uses POS data and VMI (vendor managed inventory) for more than 700 retail customers. The greeting card and giftware manufacturer increased sales by 30% with Demand Solutions Retail Planning.
Certified Transmission reduces stocking levels by 30% using Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS). The application selects the transmission types needed to replenish inventory and matches jobs to the appropriate rebuilders while increasing production planning efficiency.
Since 1985, Demand Solutions has been offering demand planning software for the full spectrum of supply chain management and inventory planning. Our products are affordable, easy to implement, easy to use and deliver fast ROI.
Long-time Demand Solutions user Ceres Beverage Company upgrades to DSX to manage their growing business. Other stories: Demand Solutions customers including BUILT NY, Argosy Trading Company and Nexans Norway achieve improved inventory planning using Demand Solutions Forecast Management, and HDA streamlines demand planning with Demand Solutions Retail Planning. Also included in this issue – Orlando Health, a.b.m. Canada and Thule.
Each month SCDigest can find one, it features a "Cool New Product," accompanied by a short video review. Just two rules - it has to be new, and it has to be cool.
This Month: The new DSX Workflow Platform that supports the supply chain planning software from Demand Solutions is Supply Chain Digest's Cool New Product of the Month for May, 2013.
What makes the recent release of this new software solution cool?
As SCDigest editor Dan Gilmore describes in the video nearby, DSX takes supply chain workflow and visual process modeling to new levels, enabling companies to more quickly and flexibly create the planning environment that is just right for them.
This a very creative and unique approach, and is so flexible the application doesn't even come with any screens - you simply build exactly what you need. And that is very cool indeed.
Nate Silver's best-selling book, "The Signal and The Noise - Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't", is about Big Data. More important, it's about the challenge of filtering truth (i.e the signal) from nonsense (i.e the noise).
Our latest white paper provides a number of innovative and practical lessons that are extendable and applicable to supply chain forecasting. These lessons will change how you think about forecasting and have the potential to dramatically improve the forecasting process for any business that depends upon realistic projections of the future.
Demand Solutions is a Microsoft Gold Certified ISV delivering supply chain planning applications to Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Dynamics GP and Microsoft Dynamics AX.
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