SALES & OPERATIONS PLANNING
Combining supply chain visibility with advanced analytics for synchronized growth
Build integrated sales & operations planning (S&OP) strategies that anticipate and synchronize sales, procurement, logistics, operations and finance to achieve focus, control, alignment, and superior business results.
Business-wide synergy with S&OP
- Increase visibility into sales, inventory, operations and finance data
- Improve accountability and forecast accuracy
- Optimize production and sourcing assignments
- Improve the effectiveness of new products and marketing initiatives
- Quickly change scenarios and analyze outcomes
Netstock gives you core capabilities to drive smart S&OP
Integrated forecasting & demand planning
The sales and operations plan starts with highly accurate and automated expert forecasts that “learn” over time to continually increase forecast accuracy. Generate forecasts that respond to changing levels, trends, intermittency, seasonality, and external events.
Real-time inventory visibility
View inventory, backlogs, and planned supply at any level of aggregation, and in any unit of measure, providing all stakeholders with a comprehensive and timely view of the information they need.
Centralized planning & accountability
Break down silos and share goals and strategies in a single place, putting operations, sales, marketing, and finance on the same page. Facilitate efficient workflows that align operations and tactics with strategy.
Scenario planning & business analysis to accelerate business responsiveness
Create and compare multiple demand-supply scenarios and easily distribute plans and key data to stakeholders. Netstock IBP provides an efficient platform and makes it easier to go from annual or bi-annual planning to a monthly or weekly S&OP cadence.
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Generate recommended orders to restock products across your network and create a balanced inventory holding. Create risk-optimized orders for each SKU and automatically send them to your ERP system with a single click.
Supplier performance monitoring
Monitor and measure product-specific lead times and overdue orders. Leverage supplier performance metrics to negotiate terms that reduce lead times and mitigate supply risk.
Inventory policy modeling
Balance your inventory levels and financial investment with a data-driven inventory policy based on each product’s classification and risk profile. Model the impact of various inventory policy decisions and measure the outcome of each scenario.