Fast and Feasible Response
Discrete manufacturers must constantly prioritize shifting demands and rerun plans while managing complex multi-tier supply chains. With its unique rules-based approach, E2open’s Supply Planning and Response – Discrete Manufacturing application quickly delivers feasible and profitable plans. All materials and capacity at each tier of the extended supply chain are taken into account, and scarce supply is allocated to meet business goals.
Optimized Plans Driven by Your Demand Priorities
E2open creates multi-tier plans that respect constraints and take supply alternatives into account. You can define extensive rules for how supply is aligned with your demand priorities.
Take advantage of plan optimization:
Constraint-based planning to deliver feasible plans the first and every time
Powerful Priority Manager that automatically enforces business policies, such as the way you prioritize customers, segments, channels and previous commitments
What-if scenario modeling to help you quickly weigh alternatives
Multi-enterprise planning for visibility into materials and capacity across the extended supply network so you can align with suppliers and contract manufacturers
20-30% less inventory due to more efficient capacity and materials planning
10-20% reduction in expediting costs through the use of proactive planning to meet demand
1-5% higher revenues as a result of maximized demand fulfillment
30-50% productivity improvement from automation and exception management