Even small companies often have a fairly complex supply chain. Sage Inventory Advisor assists you in managing the orders at all the echelons of your supply chain. This results in the right inventory in each node at the right time.
Every link between nodes in your supply chain can have different Lead Times. And the supply risk between each node is measured continuously. An appropriate Safety Stock is then set at each node, ensuring that your Fill Rate objectives are met everywhere.
Every time you place an order on your external suppliers, you are guaranteed that the demand in the entire supply chain is intelligently taken into account.
Create transfer orders from your locations onto your DC-based on calculated demand and risk profiles. Don’t just use historical deliveries to drive this as demand patterns and risks change all the time.
Create visibility at each node in the supply chain of not only what stock is elsewhere, but the status of that stock. This makes it far more effective to identify where stock can be moved from and helps reduce the overall excess at the same time.
So many businesses out there are reliant on branches and DC managers to make independent decisions on the inventory planning requirements. That is no longer good enough as we see companies competing on supply chain efficiencies.
You need tactical replenishment that combines ordering from external vendors and internal