Forecasting & DRP
Whether or not your ERP system is fully integrated makes a critical difference in the way you manage demand planning tasks. While many companies still rely on manual processes, cumbersome spreadsheets, and third-party add-on tools, best-in-class consumer goods companies are using the automated tools found in Apprise® ERP for more accurate results, produced in a fraction of the time.
Apprise Distribution Resource Planning (DRP) tools integrate point-of-sale (POS) data, customer forecasts, historical sales trends, seasonality, supplier lead times, and more to help you optimize purchasing decisions. And since you deal with long import lead times, Apprise ERP includes time-phased tools to help improve forecasting accuracy even further.
With Apprise ERP, it's easier for consumer goods companies to minimize inventory carrying costs and reduce stock-out situations. Full visibility throughout the supply chain helps global companies respond quickly to changing market conditions to keep retailer satisfaction rates and profitability high. We're confident you'll find that Apprise ERP has the right mix of industry specific functionality and best practice tools to help you run a better business.