Anaplan Blog

6 connected planning concepts from Ron Dimon of Deloitte Consulting LLP

Whether you’re planning a complex supply chain; working in financial planning and analysis (FP&A); building a sales forecast; or calculating indirect cost allocation, CAPEX, or sales incentives, connected planning with the Anaplan platform can help you succeed. But the variety of use cases Anaplan can handle also presents a challenge: Each company beginning the connected… read more →

Why financial institutions should attend Anaplan’s European Financial Services Summit

The financial services industry faces turbulent market conditions fueled by new technology, the race to digitization, constantly changing regulations, and unstable political environments. That’s why now, more than ever, the industry needs to re-invent itself and adopt a forward-looking attitude.The first step is to implement connected planning, which can be provided by a platform-based solution… read more →

bluecrux joins Anaplan partner network in Benelux

bluecrux has joined the Anaplan partner network in Benelux. A team of talented experts with a passion for business and supply chain operations, the people of bluecrux are dedicated to improving business processes and optimizing organizational performance. From concept to implementation and beyond, bluecrux aims to create durable change and sustainable business transformation in its… read more →

How Sonos improved supply chain visibility

To succeed in its ongoing quest to re-invent home audio for the digital age—yes, do try this at home!—global home sound–system leader Sonos first had to accomplish another daunting task: achieve end-to-end visibility across its global supply chain. And like Sonos, you can try this in your business, as well.For inspiration, here’s a brief overview… read more →

3 observations on the Gartner Cloud SPCM Magic Quadrant

Based on decades of experience working with and writing about financial software, independent expert Richard Barrett has provided his personal observations on a recent Gartner Magic Quadrant. The opinions expressed are his own. Leading analyst firm Gartner recently published its annual Magic Quadrant for Cloud Strategic Corporate Performance Management (SCPM) solutions. According to its authors,… read more →

5 truths of sales compensation

As the vice president of the Alexander Group, a revenue growth consulting firm that designs more than 100 major sales compensation projects a year, and best-selling author, David Cichelli knows firsthand how essential it is for sales leaders to truly understand how sales compensation plans work—especially since about one-third of companies are unhappy with their… read more →