Demand, Production planning and scheduling assessment.
Based on interviews with users and team leaders, we establish a picture of the current processes and the skills of the team members.
– Team’s knowledge about planning.
– Team’s knowledge of the capacities an limitations of the existing tool.
– Perception of the limits of current processes and vision on potential enhancements.
Data quality assessment and theoretical reachable service levels with the assessed data quality.
Support in redesigning organizations adapted to an APS implementation.
An APS implementation aims to reorganize the planning activities. A good APS implementation gives more visibility and allows a more efficient use of the inventory. Very often, roles and responsibilities must be redesigned, and key indicators reviewed.
Target design support
Validation of the targets to reach when implementing an APS.
Writing the requirement specifications with wording that is understandable for the APS software provider.
Determining requirements for data preparation and cleaning prior to an APS implementation.
Support in including data quality with the Chief Data Officer.
APS Editor selection workshops and process.
Our excellent knowledge of the APS market will help our customers to preselect a portfolio of APS that meets their requirements. Our experience and expertise will help you to sort the less useful technologies from the ones that really make the difference. It is important to acquire the software that fits with your organization; there is no need to buy a Formula 1 if your roads aren’t made for it!