- Forecast by SKU, cost, item, currencies, margin, country, channel, customer location, etc.
- Drive inventory and safety stock levels according to customer requirements using the Service Level Optimizer
Demand Solutions Advanced Planning & Scheduling is a powerful, easy-to-use production scheduling solution for generating accurate schedules that take into account constraints around machines, personnel, tooling and inventory. It enables manufacturers to balance material, capacity, and shop floor schedules simultaneously to meet customer demands on time — and at the lowest possible cost.
With Advanced Planning & Scheduling you can:
For greater accuracy in your planning, explore Demand Solutions' predictive lead time module and business intelligence functionality. Demand Solutions also offers powerful, calendar-based workflow capabilities that can support the unique steps, dependencies, and approvals in your business processes. And because the Demand Solutions platform is now available as a cloud-based solution, you can get powerful planning and scheduling functionality without making an up-front investment in software licenses and implementation.
Demand Solutions Advanced Planning & Scheduling is flexible enough to meet the specific needs of your organization. The intuitive user interface and robust functionality built on the Microsoft .NET architecture allow you to deploy quickly and achieve immediate value. This rough cut capacity planning solution is fully integrated with other Demand Solutions planning tools such as Forecast Management and Requirements Planning — or you can use it as a standalone solution to pull data from any ERP system, spreadsheet, or database.
When you combine Advanced Planning & Scheduling with Demand Solutions Forecast Management and Requirements Planning solutions, it uses planned orders from Requirements Planning to simultaneously plan material and capacity. That means you can support customer requirements while minimizing the impact on manufacturing resources such as tools, machines and workforce.
This efficient production scheduling solution identifies mismatches (such as shortages and overages) between supply and demand — even those that are months away. Such visibility gives you ample time to adjust your purchasing plans and manufacturing capacities.
With Demand Solutions Advanced Planning & Scheduling, organizations can increase revenue and optimize resources with one integrated solution for rough cut capacity planning. This production scheduling solution is perfect for manufacturers — it's affordable, easy-to-use and yields fast return on investment.
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Demand Solutions has recently unveiled its latest addition to the Demand Solutions software suite — Advanced Planning & Scheduling (DS APS). Demand Solutions Advanced Planning & Scheduling offers comprehensive manufacturing planning and scheduling capabilities through a powerful and easy-to-use solution.
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Many theories and commercial software solutions for Advanced Planning and Scheduling, known as APS, have appeared over the years.
Demand Solutions is an Advanced Planning & Scheduling (APS) solution that integrates with your ERP system, enabling you to optimize your production schedule based on efficiency goals, profit objectives, customer service and other key business drivers..
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