Consumer Goods

 

With increased demand volatility and high inventory turnover, flexible, dynamic production planning is crucial for the Consumer Goods sector. 

Fast goods, fast solutions

The Consumer Goods sector must ensure on-shelf, 24/7 availability of products across multiple distribution channels. Logistical challenges can all too quickly escalate. For planners, the pressure is on to be resilient and capable in the face of complex, rapidly evolving disruptions. 

Replan empowers you to run multiple scenarios in a matter of minutes. Utilising AI, our supply chain planning software optimises production output, allowing you to flexibly respond to constantly changing supply and demand situations. 

Replan integrates seamlessly with your core systems, adding an essential layer of intelligence to streamline and transform the planning process. From source to delivery, Replan has you covered with AI-generated group plans and rapid scenario modelling.

Key benefits to Consumer Goods industry

Increased supply chain resilience

Increased supply chain resilience

Using intelligent automation, Replan maximises production output, flexibility, and resilience by generating a dynamic production sequence that’s fully responsive to changing business conditions.

Maximise production throughout

Maximise production throughput

Optimise utilisation of bottleneck resources while balancing demand satisfaction, cost, and inventory considerations.

Faster scenario modelling

Faster scenario modelling

Empower planners to anticipate and respond to disruption faster and more confidently by running multiple scenarios simultaneously.

Resolve constraints quicker

Resolve constraints quicker

Access and visualise real-time data on demand for capacity, inventory and cost to rapidly understand the impact of any changes on production planning KPIs.

Explore our core capabilities

Replan can streamline your toughest, most complex production realities. Whether that’s complex changeover matrices with costs and time, alternate production lines, product run-rates that vary by line, multi-level production recipes, or including co-products and by-products, no challenge is too big.

Detailed digital twin to optimise production plans

If you can’t represent your plans, you can’t optimise them. 

Connect seamlessly with major ERP systems and automatically capture the realities of your manufacturing lines. 

With support for aggregate group planning and alignment with operational or S&OP plans, you can create real-world scenarios in just a few clicks to gain an unprecedented clarity over your supply chain management.

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Configurable rules and objectives to improve planning predictability

Strengthen the stability of your supply chain planning with smart production and planning rules embedded in dynamic or fixed repeating sequences. 

Easily manage business logic, constraints and goals from one place. No coding, no customisation and no PhD necessary! Democractise planning across the organisation, empowering your entire team to execute complex interdependent rules quickly and accurately.

Set and adjust priorities to compare the outcomes, finding the sequence that best fits your objectives.

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Fast scenarios for rapid production planning

Remove time-consuming, manual model dependencies by enabling scenario planning. 

Connect demand forecasts and capacity availability to deliver a constrained plan in minutes. Seamlessly refresh plans with data from SAP or any ERP. Clone and modify inputs to determine short-term and long-term impact. 

Simulate at will and banish “I’ll get back to you” from your lexicon once and for all!

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Optimisation algorithm library to improve efficiency

Optimise production sequencing and changeover efficiency without compromising on agility. Automatically apply the right AI algorithm. Gain full control over your demand forecasting and supply chain planning. 

Whether your priority is optimising changeover times to maximise output efficiency, or balancing changeover and inventory - you decide whether to accept, reject or edit the optimiser’s recommendations.

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Intelligent automation to streamline production planning 

Automate mundane excel-based processes with guided flows and analytics.

Seamlessly integrate AI automation and workflow capabilities to continually optimise group level plans. Quickly understand the implications of events on your supply chain.

Cloud-based, highly secure and scalable, Replan can be easily configured to go live within weeks.

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