Stochastic forecasting and cloud-based planning help AIOs and MRO providers reduce spare parts inventory while keeping machinery running smoothly.
Depending on the categorization of your inventory (cycle stock or safety stock), the approach to coordinating and optimizing inventory levels is unique.
Today we will be discussing the core values that make Vanguard Predictive Planning a state-of-the-art cloud IBP platform.
How fashion, apparel, and footwear brands can leverage analysis of sales data across their network to positively impact their relationships with retail stores.
A Q&A series with the cloud IBP platform, powered by probabilistic forecasting.
The Vanguard Software team has poured statistical forecasting and planning expertise into the development of what is now Vanguard Predictive Planning.
Supply chain performance relies on forward-thinking SCP and business forecasting, a coveted place where executives can solve for future problems – today.
How supply chain leaders can leverage marketing data and analysis to improve forecasting accuracy and planning effectiveness
Supply chain planning teams should aggregate forecasts to improve long-range accuracy.
The single greatest challenge, and opportunity, for fashion, apparel, & footwear brands is forecast accuracy.
Nike president and co-founder Phil Knight said it was “the perfect combination of quality product, marketing and athlete endorsement.”
Brands can build loyalty and drive profitability by planning for future demand with advanced analytics forecasting and a unified planning platform.
Small improvements in forecast accuracy can have enormous impacts on customer satisfaction and net income.
With the holiday season so close, now is a good time to optimize your supply chain processes so you can capitalize on the most lucrative time of the year.
Forecast errors can haunt planners years into the future, when even small discrepancies between forecasts and actuals can cost companies significant amounts.
Integrating customer data across e-commerce and in-store technologies will be the main challenge for brands expanding their omnichannel sales in the coming years.
The Vanguard Predictive Planning platform’s job is to enable strategic decision-making based on the most accurate and relevant data available at any given time.
By employing these strategies brands will enable timely response to purchasing behaviors in order to keep merchandise stocked and improve profits.
While some leaders focused on impending tariffs, others saw consumer behavior and expectations as their toughest course.
The time of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is now. But, how can these tech developments be used in a real-world planning environment?
The Office of the US Trade Representative released a list of $300 billion worth of Chinese imports that could be slapped with another 25% hike in duties.
Supply Chain leaders in mature organizations know that a well-designed S&OP process can help improve the top and bottom lines while maintaining service levels.
A closer look at how some apparel companies are reducing lead time length and volatility with supply chain planning technology.
Fashion and apparel supply chains deal with a unique set of challenges that require differentiated planning processes and industry-tailored solutions.
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