Anaplan for Sourcing Management and Planning
Put structure, speed, and consistency into sourcing planning and management. With Anaplan for Sourcing Management, you can create, share, and collaborate on sourcing plans with all of your stakeholders. With Anaplan, your team can analyze the current situation, evaluate “what-if” scenarios, and make better-informed decisions – from a single source and view of the data,
Manage time and quality of all sourcing events in your strategic sourcing plan. Simultaneously evaluate different sourcing inputs and make sourcing decisions in real time. Ensure that your sourcing goals align with the global market, shifting supply chain conditions, and individual supplier conditions.
Why Anaplan for Sourcing Planning
Enable end-to-end sourcing management
Effectively track and monitor the flow of information to and from factories, regions, stores, and corporate. Align sourcing with lead time and inventory plans.
Empower real-time sourcing decision-making
With a zero-latency dashboard, you have a real-time comprehensive picture of sourcing plans along with other easy-to-use planning views tailored to and by the business.
Collaborate better on sourcing planning
Enable collaborative strategic sourcing by actively engaging internal customers in a decision-making process that incorporates external data.
Generate “what-if” modeling and analysis
Identify all of the risk elements, create “what-if” scenarios, and determine the probability of a risk event occurring. Assess the dollar impact on the sourcing decision if the risk event actually takes place, and prioritize for monitoring and prevention.