Supply and production planning

Five tips for optimizing forecast consumption in SAP APO

Sean Mawhorter, SCM Connections
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Montego A

This session breaks down the forecast consumption process in SAP APO while revealing the integration points between SAP APO DP and SNP, starting with the business terms and processes before delving into the system terminology and master data requirements. Attend to gain:

  • An understanding of the interconnection between forecast accuracy, forecast consumption, and safety stock settings
  • Tips for analyzing historical data to determine forecast consumption settings and whether there is a high or low bias
  • Methods to account for over/under sell using forecast consumption