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ToolsGroup is how organizations achieve their target service levels while optimizing inventory – no matter how complex their supply chain is or how much demand changes.

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Machine Learning for Supply Chain Planning 101

What is machine learning and how do you use it in supply chain planning?

BRIEF

How to Calculate Inventory and Service Improvements from Supply Chain Software

A simple plan for estimating potential supply chain KPI improvements including both hard numbers and “soft” benefits.

INFOGRAPHIC

Facing Tighter Service Level Requirements?

Here's how our customers are ready for anything, including rising service expectations. Check out their stories.

ANALYST REPORT

Gartner Supply Chain Brief: Digital Supply Chain Investment Priorities

Gartner found a few clear front-runners for 2021 digital supply chain initiatives.

To be ready for anything, you need to do three things:

PREDICT MORE BEHAVIORS

PREDICT MORE BEHAVIORS

For each unique SKU across location and time frame – while factoring in promotions, weather and more.

PROTECT AGAINST SURPRISES

PROTECT AGAINST SURPRISES

Anticipate real world uncertainty and plan for service levels your customers can count on, no matter what happens.

PERFORM MORE EFFICIENTLY

PERFORM MORE EFFICIENTLY

Anticipate real world uncertainty and plan for service levels your customers can count on, no matter what happens.

Our Solutions

  • Allocation and Replenishment
    Allocation and Replenishment Allocation and Replenishment automatically calculates optimal inventory levels for both existing and new items to create a phased, time-series plan that achieves target service levels even in the face of demand variability and distribution complexity. LEARN MORE
  • Demand Planning & Sensing
    Demand Planning & Sensing Demand Planning & Sensing automates the creation of demand plans using machine learning and by incorporating detailed short-term demand signals and demand collaboration, it reduces forecast error and optimally deploys inventory. LEARN MORE
  • Inventory Optimization
    Inventory Optimization Inventory Optimization factors in multiple planning variables and probabilities to generate an optimal multi-echelon inventory plan for every item in a portfolio to achieve target service levels. LEARN MORE
  • Planning as a Service
    Planning as a Service Planning-as-a-Service provides business-focused, technology enabled resources to help customers quickly achieve value from their SO99+ implementation. It accelerates time-to-value over a traditional implement and learn approach. LEARN MORE
  • Production Planning
    Production Planning Production Planning provides unparalleled visibility, insight and control of the entire production lifecycle to improve efficiency and quality control, and service demand. LEARN MORE
  • Promotions Planning
    Promotions Planning Promotions Planning gives cross-functional teams the visibility to synchronize demand shaping campaigns and promotions with supply chain operations ensuring that inventory is in the right place to meet demand on a daily basis, right down to the store level. LEARN MORE
  • S&OP
    S&OP S&OP provides the critical link between inventory, customer service and business performance by enabling cross-functional planning and bridging the gap between strategic planning and operational execution. LEARN MORE

Customer Stories

Discover the ways customers are succeeding with ToolsGroup.

McDonald’s Mesoamérica

The most valuable capability was the simplicity in which SO99+ addresses complexity.

Luis Abadia, Supply Chain Manager

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Polaris

Now we can focus on more added-value work because the data crunching doesn’t consume any time on our end.

Ilaria Maruccia, EMEA WG&PGA SIOP Manager

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Mitsubishi Electric

We were very successful because SO00+ is very logical and straightforward for all our planners to understand and use.

Thomas Schumann, GM Business Development and Sales Direct Markets

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Moleskine

We needed a demand forecasting tool that would increase service levels and reduce working capital.

Stefano Giani, Operations Director

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McDonald’s Mesoamérica

A “fast” supply chain for a giant in fast food

Polaris

Polaris's powersports supply chain is full speed ahead with automated planning

Mitsubishi Electric

Getting inventory levels back under control, but not at the expense of service levels

Moleskine

Moleskine turns the page and optimizes its supply chain

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Latest Insights from ToolsGroup

BLOG

Clouds are Gathering for an Open Platform for Supply Chain

Single enterprise supply chains need to be integrated into a global E2E supply chain. Here's why.

VIDEO PODCAST

When Exceptions are the Rule

Why S&OP is crucial in a crisis, how to balance automation with humans and what to do when machine learning fails.

BLOG

Service Level Should Be Your Number One Supply Chain KPI…But What Does It Really Mean?

There is surprisingly little consensus on the definition of ‘service level’ in supply chain. Here's what you need to know.

VIDEO PODCAST

Designing Supply Chains for Sustainability

How organizations can build sustainability into their supply chains while trimming costs and improving efficiency.

Upcoming Events

May
11/13

Virtual

Virtual American Supply Chain Summit 2021

A 3-day virtual event connecting supply chain leaders from across the globe, providing a unique platform for debate, education and opportunity. Attendance is reserved for leading executives and practitioners who represent a variety of industries from the Fortune 1000.

ToolsGroup News

October
15

15 October 2020

ToolsGroup Supply Chain Forecast | Inventory Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

October
7

7 October 2020

Melitta Builds More Efficient, Demand-Driven Supply Chain with ToolsGroup

July
29

29 July 2020

ToolsGroup Wins Microsoft’s Best ISV Solution Innovation Award

July
21

21 July 2020

COPAN and ToolsGroup Create an AI-Driven Supply Chain to Fight COVID-19