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Next Generation End-to-End Planning Suite

April 2022

Following the launch of our new End-to-End Planning Suite comprising of Demand Planning, Supply Planning, S&OP and Scheduling, sofco are excited to share with you more details regarding the core functionality of the software, along with the technology and user experience.

You can access the webinar recording below.

Core Functionality

sofco’s new End-to-End Planning Suite is rich in new features and functionality including:-

  • Insights – Machine Learning for Algorithm, Rules and Parameter Tuning
  • Exceptions Diagnosis & Navigator
  • Algorithm Results Logic Explorer
  • Integrated Analysis and Reporting Suite with integration into Power BI
  • Improved recording of Comments, Assumptions, Opportunities, Risks and Decisions
  • Highly intuitive User Interface

Supply Planning Specific

  • New Improved High-Performance Finite Planning Algorithm
  • Enhanced Shelf Life Functionality

Demand Planning Specific

  • Probabilistic Forecasting & Inventory Planning Algorithms

sofco Supply Planning

The new sofco Supply Planning application is more flexibil, it has a new architecture, and an additional multi-device user interface that supports all modern browsers along with Apple and Android mobile devices. New functionality includes exciting new features such as machine learning, enhance shelf life functionality, algorithm results logic explorer to name but a few.

sofco Demand Planning

sofco Demand Planning application’s new functionality includes machine learning, new improved Categorisation & Probabilistic Forecasting Algorithms, Demand Sensing using short term sales and external data and many more exciting innovations. sofco Demand Planning supports multi-device user interface and all modern browsers along with Apple/Android tablet devices.

Trusted by our clients

“Greencore is involved in multiple categories, supplying a diverse range of products with different characteristics that require very different manufacturing processes. We selected sofco as they have an End-to-End planning and execution system that can be configured easily to fit these disparate demands. Our approach is much more sophisticated and collaborative now.”

Chris Chestney

IT Business Partner, Greencore

“What impressed us most about the sofco people was they understood our business, listened, and would bring a lot of experience to the project. They brought solid solutions to the issues we presented them with. It was clear from the outset that we were going to be able to work well together as a team and deliver this project. That is exactly what has happened.”

Barbara Van den Berg

Project Manager, Van Geloven

British Bakels

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