Pro-S&OP: the power of models for scenario planning

Pro-S&OP: the power of models for scenario planning

The Corona crisis has disrupted many of the worlds’ supply chains, and left numerous organizations looking for strategies to cope with the situation we are currently in. It has shown that crises like these do not follow the monthly S&OP cycle, particularly in an...
Creating different demand scenarios

Creating different demand scenarios

In Coronavirus times there are growing concerns about the relevance of past data and the effectiveness of forecasting capabilities. Given the fact that these times are unprecedented, relying solely on historical data or short-term demand fluctuations, results in...
Strengthening the capabilities and knowledge of ICRC planners

Strengthening the capabilities and knowledge of ICRC planners

EyeOn is proud to contribute a little bit to a better world by enforcing its role at the International Committee of the Red Cross – ICRC. EyeOn supports the ICRC by strengthening the capabilities and knowledge of ICRC planners through a series of webinars. In...
Mid/Long-term demand forecasting in times of COVID-19

Mid/Long-term demand forecasting in times of COVID-19

The impact of COVID-19 brings many challenges to supply chains. One of these challenges is the capacity of forecast models to remain accurate in volatile circumstances. When using statistical forecasting, demand prediction is based on historic sales. This method works...
Keep control during a hurricane

Keep control during a hurricane

COVID-19 is still there and impacting all of us in our daily business. We can also call it a hurricane. Can it be controlled via a control tower? Developments from the past show that many companies developed Advanced Planning & Scheduling projects, End 2 End...
Visual insights in Corona times

Visual insights in Corona times

In Corona virus times acting fast is crucial, each delay or wrong decision may be determinant. The buzz phrase “Agile Supply Chain” has become an everyday challenge. Achieving shift responsiveness means being able to drive conclusions out of vast data in different...
Online dashboards to manage obsoletes or out of stocks

Online dashboards to manage obsoletes or out of stocks

When we’re driving our car, we all know immediately when something is wrong: an urgent red blinking light comes on in the dashboard. Do you have the same kind of insight and indicators when it comes to your inventory situation, especially in these uncertain times of...
Part 1: How to get out of Excel hell

Part 1: How to get out of Excel hell

Why did you get in Excel hell The first thing that anyone needs to understand when they want to get rid of Excel, is that Excel is a solution, not a problem. Someone has made the Excel workbook to address a problem that could not be solved with the current system...
Dynamic demand prediction in times of Corona

Dynamic demand prediction in times of Corona

Using order book data to enhance your statistical forecast The vast majority of companies rely on statistical forecast models to predict their demand. These models use time series of historical sales to estimate future demand. A key assumption of these models is that...