San Jose, CA, June 24, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Pluto7, a leading provider of enterprise supply chain planning solutions for retailers, eTailers, high tech manufacturing and large scale manufacturing companies today announced the public launch of Planning In A Box - a real-time supply chain analytics platform for Enterprise & Mid-Market and SMB companies who are moving away from a spreadsheet environment all in one, powerful package.
Previously available only as a custom-built planning software for enterprises, Planning In A Box is now open to the public through the SaaS model.
Handling supply demand imbalances helps in freeing up working capital for any business. Demand & Supply data can be loaded into the system directly to generate an accurate forecast. Planning In A Box helps you identify supply demand imbalances, predict demand, forecast gaps in the supply chain and recommend alternatives.
The company has teamed up with Google to offer “dynamic & recommended pricing” for your inventory. It leverages Google’s machine learning algorithm to effectively recommend a price for your products by analysing data points across the web & past data fed into the system. “This is the game changer for Google, Planning In A Box and its customers, it gives Google an entry into enterprise supply chain and real-time inventory tracking across the globe and customers can benefit with the Google’s infrastructure,” said Manju Devadas, CEO, Planning In A Box.
According to IHL group, $1.1 trillion was lost due to overstock & out-of-stock in retail alone. Planning In A Box – “Planning Assistant” can help you identify those gaps. It can send you notifications of exceptions in your planning process. This could be a product that you plan to order excess to meet the demand, and components of that product have multiple suppliers with varying quality & prices. Planning In A Box throws up customised notifications with the recommended order size & supplier along with prices & quality. In the backend multiple excel sheets are loaded into a machine learning algorithm that throws up these suggestions continuously.
Our offerings are used by some leading high tech manufacturing companies & global brands like NMK Textiles & California Design Den, among others. For a limited period, Planning In A Box is offerings its product for free without any feature limitation or usage restriction. “We started out building Supply Chain Planning software for enterprises, and today we’re excited to open up the solution to the world. Whether you’re a one-man business, startup, small business or an enterprise – Planning In A Box is tailored for your needs. Our goal is to build a community of engaged users who are able to free up working capital for their business & increase customer satisfaction and cut down inventory costs” added Manju.
Visit the Planning In A Box website at www.planninginabox.com to sign up for a free account.
About Planning In A Box:
Planning In A Box is a cloud-based company that offers Advanced Planning and Scheduling Solutions to businesses of all scales. It is a SaaS product that unlocks insights into sales forecast and planning.
Planning In A Box is designed for the smooth flow of supply chain management, and optimised returns. Import your data into the software. Review your forecast. Act. The latest release of Planning In A Box comes with built-in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for greater forecast accuracy.
PS: Failure to Plan is Planning to Fail