Category Manager/Demand Planner

Real-time visibility to help demand planners improve processes, accurately forecast, and anticipate inventory levels.

As a demand planner or category manager, you need to continuously improve processes and efficiencies, analyze product demand, and ensure inventory levels can meet customer needs without a surplus. But to make that happen you need full, real-time visibility into your supply chain. That’s where we come in.

Let us help you achieve the visibility you need to track inventory levels and anticipate demand so you can create an efficient supply chain that maximizes profitability.

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Forecast Inventory as a Category Manager

Accurately Forecast Inventory in Real-Time

To be a successful demand planner you need to be able to adapt to changing factors as they happen while staying in-tune with demand. We can help you:

  • See the full lifecycle of an order from purchase order to invoice to receipt of goods
  • Calculate fill rate and lead time for both orders and shipments, in total and for each line item
  • Identify discrepancies between orders, shipments, and invoices

Category Planner Risk Management

Manage Risk and Become More Efficient

If you’re struggling to react quickly due to market shifts or changes in customer demand, don’t sweat it. We can help you:

  • Analyze trends to compare suppliers on fill rate, lead time, errors, and delays
  • Make faster, more well-informed decisions on statistical forecasting
  • Be better prepared to react to disruptive events

Inventory Management

Gain Insights into Inventory Movements & Identify Areas of Improvement

Being able to visualize your supply chain data and generate reports will help you determine where your operation needs to improve. We can help you:

  • Visualize supply chain data via dynamic charts and custom-built reports
  • Extract insights from those documents to identify trends and areas needing improvement
  • Be proactive when it comes to your supply chain so you can be more agile when it comes creating process modelling

Syncrofy for Supply Chain Delivers Results. Fast.

30 %

reduction in revenue leakage

65 %

improvement in customer satisfaction

30 %

reduction in chargebacks

53 %

time saving researching documents

78 %

increase in partner collaboration

Empowering Demand Planning Success with Real-Time Visibility

How CoEnterprise’s Syncrofy for Supply Chain (SSC) Can Help Ensure Your Network is Efficient and Profitable

Real-Time Supply Chain Visibility to Empower Decision-Making

SSC delivers up-to-the-minute information so you can see everything that is happening across your supply chain in real-time and react accordingly. You’ll be able to see fill rate and lead time for both orders and shipments, without extra customization or configuration—so you get the data you need to make well-informed decisions on your network.

Actionable Data Insights to Forecast Performance & Drive Efficiencies

Stay proactive with the ability to reconcile invoices against purchase orders, shipment documentation, and receipts to identify quantity and price discrepancies. SSC also enables you to analyze key metrics so you can identify your highest performing suppliers take steps to improve your least efficient ones.

Powerful Tracking to Identify Vulnerabilities & Make Process Improvements

With SSC’s order and shipment tracking, you’ll have the means to prevent fines, fees, and chargebacks from happening. And you’ll not only be able to stop them, you’ll have the information you need to make the necessary changes to your supply chain processes to become more efficient and quickly respond to disruptive events.

The Tools You Need to Anticipate & Manage Inventory

Many supply chain planners lose visibility into inventory levels after placing an order. Not with SSC. You’ll know when an order arrives, so you can always anticipate stock demand. You’ll also have the visibility you need to identify discrepancies between orders (especially if they’ve been changed), shipments, and invoices so you can make the right adjustments every time.

We’ve Got Your Demand Planning Covered

  • Order Lifecycle Visibility
  • Invoice & Payment Reconciliation
  • Document Collection & Search
  • Exception & Chargeback Notifications
  • Alerts & Notifications
  • Partner Collaboration
  • Custom Reporting & Dashboarding
  • Plus, many more!

Interested in learning more about our Syncrofy Solution for Demand Planners & Category Managers?

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