Anaplan for Demand Planning
Make demand planning decisions at
the speed of business
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Get ahead of the market with
a proactive approach to demand planning
Today’s market can shift in a matter of minutes. Demand planners have to be ready to adjust their plans when the moment strikes.
Demand planning with Anaplan enables supply chain leaders to sense and drive demand instead of merely reacting to the market. With a cloud-based planning platform, a clear view of all relevant internal and external factors is incorporated into the demand forecast, so that organizations can steer clear of stock-outs, excess inventory, and wasted capital. Instead of making decisions based only on historical data, planners can make informed decisions at the speed of business.
Trade promotion planning
Anaplan’s comprehensive trade promotion planning capabilities make it easy to manage promotion budgets, plan collaboratively at both the aggregate and detail levels, and easily add promotions, campaigns, and products as your plans evolve. With Anaplan, promotion planners have the flexibility to adjust models and calculations as the market changes.
Product portfolio management
- Easily manage product lifecycles with a real-time view of the portfolio
- See the effects of new product introductions on the portfolio
- Manage the effects of product end-of-life, attach rates, and cannibalization
- Forecast quantity, prices, attach rates, and discounts
- Plan for seasonality, intermittent demand, and multi-linear regression
- Enable demand planners to fine-tune and test multiple scenarios against each other
Demand planning use cases
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“It used to take us five days to react to demand changes. Now, with Anaplan, it takes us less than five minutes to come up with the necessary adjustments in production.”
- RK Del Rosario,
Supply Chain Planning Manager, Del Monte