The Distribution Planning Solution
Bloom Distribution Planning allows businesses to examine their distribution requirements and create strategies for optimizing flow, resource allocation, and capacity planning. This practical tool assists firms in developing tactical strategies for stock availability, replenishment methods, and other operational aspects affecting distribution.
By using individualized distribution rules, businesses can ensure that they precisely tailor their plans to their specific wants and objectives. Bloom Distribution Planning also provides detailed multidimensional reports and relevant key performance indicators (KPIs), giving a comprehensive view of distribution operations. Businesses can use this to identify improvement opportunities and make informed decisions based on real-time data and analytics.
Bloom Distribution Planning also offers effective distribution plan administration, encompassing obligations such as shipping goods, calculating transit plans, and adhering to transportation constraints. Businesses can boost efficiency, save costs, and increase profitability by optimizing distribution procedures and improving resource allocation.
Management of extremely diverse constraints
Bloom Distribution Planning distinguishes itself with its ability to manage various limitations, including costs, capacity, orders, expiration dates, and minimum order quantities (MOQ). Its strong characteristics allow for precise constraint handling and optimal distribution processes.
Actionable strategies ensure brands can identify areas where forecasts may deviate from expectations and take corrective actions to mitigate risks. It helps businesses stay ahead of the competition and respond quickly to changes in demand.
Vertical and Horizontal Alignment
Businesses can ensure that everyone involved in the forecasting process has access to the same data and work together to reach company goals.
Optimize stock availability with stocking policies (min/max levels, safety stock,coverage)
Improve KPIs (OTIF, inventory turnover)
Anticipate and alert proactively
Prioritize storage and procurement by market, family, or category (ABC)
Manage product lifecycle and substitutions
Plan for alternative scenarios and compare results
Comply with shelf life, and minimize wastage
Define shortage strategies by subsidiaries/markets
Strategic Alignment and Performance Enhancement with Bloom Distribution Planning
Bloom Distribution Planning provides strategic alignment by coordinating strategies with operational execution, resulting in increased performance. It allows the organization to meet its goals, such as service levels, total service cost, revenue, and margins.
Furthermore, it promotes proactive decision-making by anticipating challenges and making educated decisions to reduce risks and optimize outcomes.
KPIs - Unlock Company-Wide Collaboration With Distribution Planning
Exceed your limits! Achieve company-wide collaboration and supply chain alignment with Bloom Distribution Planning. Our solution provides real-time visualisation and into key performance indicators to help you analyze and optimize your strategic plans.