Accurate forecasting: Invest in a data-driven culture

Accurate forecasting: Invest in a data-driven culture

Our Planning & Control and IBP expert Marco van Alfen shares 4 steps that are necessary to achieve a data-driven culture in forecasting. In this article from Financieel Management you can read how it all comes down to making the right investments (article in...
What is a backorder and how can it be reduced?

What is a backorder and how can it be reduced?

A backorder is an order for a good or service that cannot be filled at the current time due to a lack of available supply. The item may not be held in the company’s available inventory but could still be in production, or the company may need to still...
Getting digital, go human!

Getting digital, go human!

We are living in an age of astonishing progress empowered by digital technologies. This has entered our personal lives via WhatsApp, Instagram, Airbnb, Uber and Spotify. Considerable investments are made to enable the digital transformation in the planning domain,...
EyeOn joined the foundation ‘Samen tegen Voedselverspilling’

EyeOn joined the foundation ‘Samen tegen Voedselverspilling’

In 2018, EyeOn joined the foundation ‘Samen tegen Voedselverspilling’. This foundation brings companies and public organizations together. With joined forces they try to achieve a common goal: Together we make the Netherlands able to reduce half of the...
Overcoming crisis with gains

Overcoming crisis with gains

Dyes and Specialty Chemicals Company improves Forecasts and Inventory management The Corona crisis has dramatically changed the way companies around the world are managing their Supply chains. Alongside with supply disruptions and manpower shortages businesses...
Decision Making amid the Corona Crisis

Decision Making amid the Corona Crisis

The timeline for companies to react to the coronavirus has shrunk dramatically. Leaders know that making good, fast decisions is challenging under the best of circumstances, but with a crisis of uncertainty such as the COVID-19 pandemic, they face a paralysing volume...
Part 2: How to get out of Excel Hell

Part 2: How to get out of Excel Hell

1. Help everyone understand the current situation A highly capable employee will experience friction if the technology he has does not fit the current processes or data. The employee is then likely to create a solution in Excel to bridge the gap. This principle is...
Primary Steps for a Successful Data-Science Journey

Primary Steps for a Successful Data-Science Journey

For a more efficient Business or Inventory Management it’s better for every organisation to become more data-driven. Data-drivenness is about building tools, abilities, and, most crucially, a culture that acts on data. Here are the primary key points to consider...