(Merchandise Planning, Financials, Product, Materials, Attributes, Assortments, Range & Collection Planning)Merchandise Planning is a systematic approach. It is aimed at maximising return on investment, through planning sales and inventory to increase profitability. It supports this by maximising sales potential and minimizing losses from markdowns and stock-outs. Today merchandise planning is becoming dynamic in terms of sales data notifications (real-time) enabling planners to use A.I. to help improve the buy. Today, many leading PLM vendors work together with leading planning solutions to help support just-in-time design and development.
In today’s fast-moving world, communication is critical to keeping pace with shifting consumer tastes, preferences and expectations. Aptos PLM and Supply Chain Management ensure that communication between you and your key partners is carefully orchestrated throughout the entire merchandise lifecycle.