Planning as a Service


Supply Chain Planning is complex. Talent is rare, retention difficult.
We can help!

You are running short on skilled planners?
You have to fill a gap temporarily?
You need a replacement during head count freeze?
You want to outsource elements of your planning process?
You need someone to orchestrate your S&OP process?

Our Planning-as-a-Service can be the right answer to your problem:
We support temporarily. We augment your team.
We take over processes you want to outsource.
According to your needs.

Principle

We prepare. You decide.

Service Focus

Sophisticated decision support in embedded collaboration, not transactional BPO.

Planners

Global team of experienced, skilled and  flexible SC planning practitioners

Scope

Geographical:
Global

Process:
Demand Planning
Supply Planning
S&OP Orchestration
Parametrization

Engagement:
Substitution
Augmentation
Outsourcing

System

- We use your systems
- We improvise (no system in place, urgency)
- We bring a sophisticated system as integral part of our planning service

Demand Planning (DP)

  • Sales Data Conditioning
  • Statistical Forecast Review and Optimization

Demand & Supply Balancing

  • Rough-cut Capacity Planning (RCCP)
  • Inventory Planning, VMI (IP)

S&OP Orchestration

  • Collection of inputs across relevant organization
  • Driving S&OP meetings
  • Preparation of S&OP results

Distribution Planning (DRP)

  • Inventory Transfers
  • Intercompany and 3rd party customers

Production Planning (MPS)

  • Short term Schedule (day to week)
  • Long term Schedule (month)

Material Resource Planning (MRP)

  • Procurement Schedule
  • Order Requisitions

Parameter Review

  • Initialization
  • Parameter Optimization

Flexibility

  • Choose between single planning areas or full e2e SC planning
  • Decide on full planning service or augmentation for your team
  • Select the Service duration you need

Reliability

  • We comply to your planning calendar
  • Results are delivered when needed
  • Full data security and confidentiality are ensured

Expertise

  • Operational planning experience
  • Specific SMEs or e2e professionals
  • Leveraging mSE‘s Supply Chain expertise