MANAGE THE FLOW
LumiData’s SOLYS™ Purchase Order (PO) Analytics is designed to manage the frequently occurring and costly product flow challenges that happen routinely, enabling you to track, report, and control the current operational issues between POS consumption and PO placements. All purchase order data is automatically loaded into SOLYS and refreshed throughout the day. The data is integrated into many different insightful SOLYS reports. Check out these sample reports:
- PO Listing to obtain a simple list of POs the system.
- Single PO Output to get all data about a single PO.
- Basic Orders to get a listing of all order information with PO dollar amounts.
- PO Tracker to search for all POs within a specific data set.
- Item Synopsis to view all purchase orders for a specific item.
PREDICT THE FLOW
Getting a view of your future potential inventory situation is even easier with the introduction of the SOLYS™ Future Logistics Opportunities (FLO) Report. This new report allows you to combine sales, forecast, and purchase order data into a single report to help you identify any supply gaps, forecast issues, or other problems with the inventory flow from the warehouse to the store over time. The FLO report is highly customizable to include additional metrics and formatting. Check out these sample reports:
In a recent blog post, McKinsey & Company pinpointed seven technology-driven trends that are transforming the role of CIOs in the CPG industry to strategic enabler and differentiator. One of these trends is “demand-driven supply chain management” to minimize inventory levels, improve service and reduce out-of-stocks. Having access to customer demand data gives the CPG company the ability to analyze and apply insights to their operations and share data with customers and distributors.