In industries such as Retail and Wholesale Distribution, sizes and colors are crucial in the inventory forecast and planning. These generic items and variants take into account distribution over sizes, colors of the season etc.
Dynamics Software is pleased to bring to market a solution that can support your company in better decision making when it comes to best of industry inventory forecast and inventory planning. Dynamics Software has integrated Microsoft Dynamics AX and Slim4 inventory optimization for generic items and variants.
Slim4 is an application for structural inventory optimization and is built and sold by SlimStock. Statistical analyses and optimized inventory advices are now available for companies that use Microsoft Dynamics AX.
The interface sends from AX to Slim4:
- Transaction history
- Open demand
- Open supply
- Additional user defined item information (optional)
- Generic and variant data (optional)
Slim4 analyzes this data, required service levels etc. and calculates seasonal patterns, optimal inventory levels, and proposes:
- planned purchase orders and
- planned transfer orders and
- planned production orders
These planned orders from Slim4 are visible and can be firmed (automatically or manually) AX.
Generic items and variants in Slim4 have its counterpart in the AX master products and released variants.
For more information, please contact us.