Improve Demand Planning and Forecasting with Vanguard Predictive Planning™
Supply chain leaders recognize that an integrated view of customer demand is imparities to achieving optimal results, and steering clear of catastrophe. Vanguard Predictive Planning™ for Demand Planning and Forecasting keeps you ahead of potential issues through maximum transparency and visibility, and improved collaboration throughout the enterprise and value chain.
Product proliferation, global sourcing, and omnichannel sales and delivery requirements have made it harder than ever to meet demand at a profit. All too often, organizations sacrifice working capital, customer satisfaction, or profit to mitigate inventory errors – a clear sign that supply chain complexity has outstripped spreadsheets forecasting and raised the specter of failure on the other key challenges:
- New product introductions (harder to predict adoption)
- Lengthy lead times for raw materials
- Difficulty integrating time-series forecasting with workforce knowledge
- Disparate and unintegrated data
Vanguard Predictive Planning for Demand Planning and Forecasting offers a consolidated view of demand and supply across facilities, product families, and lines of business. From this vantage, it is easy to facto in promotions, advertising, new product introductions, seasonality, competitor actions, and virtually any driver that shapes short- and long-term forecasts. With Vanguard, all teams in the organization see and contribute to forecasts and plans on a single, unifies platform.
Download our Demand Planning and Forecasting brochure to learn more about how Vanguard Predictive Planning™ helps organizations overcome key demand planning challenges.