Planning and Forecasting
Forecasting future demands is a challenge for many companies. A high number of planning parameters in combination with an extensive product variety and a global distribution structure results in a high planning complexity.
Optimizing planning and forecast accuracy and efficiency
Barkawi Management Consultants support companies in optimizing planning and forecast accuracy and efficiency. Major levers for improvement are a dynamic planning granularity, improved algorithms and processes as well as powerful planning tools.
- Data collection/ consolidation
- Demand analysis
- Demand/customer segmentation
- Planning parameter setting
- Demand forecast/ MRP
- Process design
- Partner Integration
- Stock deployment/ inventory management
- Product life cycle management (IP,EOL)