Executing A Forecast
PEER Planner uses the four Ps of marketing strategy to help you forecast: To ensure that the right amount of product is in the right place at the right price, and that the product is promoted properly.
By creating accurate forecasts, PEER Planner helps you control costs, reduce cycle times, increase inventory turns and improve customer service.
Well Begun Is Half Done
This is an old, and very appropriate, proverb for the forecasting process.
The Delphus Batch Forecaster is an incomparable tool for ensuring that your beginning baseline forecasts are as accurate as possible.
When choosing Batch Forecaster from the PEER Planner program group, you will see the following screen:
By simply pressing the Start
button, you can make accurate, expert and reliable statistical forecasts for a large
number of products or end-items (SKUs) by customer/location specific groupings. The
Batch Forecaster module provides the baseline statistical forecasts that can be viewed and
manipulated in the PEER Planner program. Its features include:
Time-Phased Replenishment Forecasts
The inventory quantities
obtained from the Batch Forecaster for use with the PEER Planner/DRP module includes the