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Infor Releases New Version of Demand Planning Application

Infor, a provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, has released Demand Planning version 6.6.

The new application features enhanced promotion management, real-time demand sense and respond, advanced shelf life management, and intelligent baseline forecasting. The solution includes intuitive user functions such as the advanced forecast edit grid and automatic calendar interpolation.

Infor says the release places a greater emphasis on accuracy and agility to improve the capabilities of supply chain forecasting tools. The solution's advancements in periodic item forecasting and intelligent baseline forecasting help to greatly reduce the manual planning effort and smooth the impact of one-off events and sporadic demand. Periodic item forecasting provides a direct benefit to the user by factoring seasonal changes to decrease planning time and provide precise statistical forecasts.

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The new application features enhanced promotion management, real-time demand sense and respond, advanced shelf life management, and intelligent baseline forecasting. The solution includes intuitive user functions such as the advanced forecast edit grid and automatic calendar interpolation.

Infor says the release places a greater emphasis on accuracy and agility to improve the capabilities of supply chain forecasting tools. The solution's advancements in periodic item forecasting and intelligent baseline forecasting help to greatly reduce the manual planning effort and smooth the impact of one-off events and sporadic demand. Periodic item forecasting provides a direct benefit to the user by factoring seasonal changes to decrease planning time and provide precise statistical forecasts.

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