Advanced Planning processOverview Our Capabilities
SAP Advanced Planning & Optimization (SAP APO) is one of the key modules within SAP Supply Chain Management (SAP SCM) The benefits of improved demand and supply planning using SAP APO can include enhanced revenue, reduction in costs, and improvement in asset management.
- Link your higher level supply plans with your detailed, weekly production schedules today
- Using DS Scheduling Strategies is an effective means of allowing the system to optimize the production sequence
- Defining weighted parameters to be considered based on Setup Times, costs or relative costs, Lead Time, and downtime.
APO – Deployment planning and Transport Load Builder (TLB) to generate transport distribution planning across plants or depots.
The minimum values for capacity (cubic volume and weight) and pallets to build a load and the maximum amount of product per load are defined in the TLB profile. The system checks the planned transport orders against the minimum and maximum values.