Leverage Anaplan to centralize demand forecasting & the master production schedule​

Customer

Our customer is a rapidly growing organization that manufactures energy storage solutions. They aim to become a global player, with multiple sites in America, Africa, Europe & Asia. Their main goal is to enable customers to move away from fossil fuels and make them switch to long-lasting, smart, recyclable lithium batteries.

Challenges

  • Multiple tools are used to perform Demand forecasting and Master Production Scheduling
  • Limited visibility on mid-term inventory projection & need within Material Requirements Planning​​

Solution

  • Demand forecast input through exception-based collaborative dashboards with optimal allocation to all production sites
  • Integrated Master Production Schedule translating the Production Plan through a 10-level BOM to an accurate & forward-looking Material Requirements Plan
  • Allowing capacity scenario’s to assess the impact of the plan on the different production sites – optimizing the number of hours & workers necessary on the production lines

Results

Reconciled application for Demand and Master Production Schedule

Scalable model that is truly business-owned within a growing organization

Optimized timing in placing of production and purchase orders

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