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Demand Planning: Optimizing Operations across the Supply Chain
Demand planning applications can help manufacturers establish baseline sales forecasts and perform analysis to improve resource usage. They can also help

data flow diagram of online ordering  result of more accurate data regarding customer demand; More efficient and predictable use of plant capacity, equipment, and labor; and Better understanding of customer needs so that manufacturers and distributors can improve products, deliveries, and satisfaction. Manufacturers and distributors who have invested in new demand planning systems have benefited not only through improvements in internal operations, but also from the greater collaboration fostered by these technologies. The end results are

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Quote-to-Order (Q2O) Systems

Quote-to-order (Q2O) solutions (sometimes known as configure, price, and quote or CPQ) enable manufacturers to mobilize their mass customization initiatives. These systems can reduce time-consuming quoting and ordering processes, decrease unit costs, and lower sales costs. Q2O suites can further help enterprises increase sales effectiveness across all channels. These solutions help companies that sell complex products and services shift their focus to customer-facing sales and service issues. 

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