ToolsGroup Named a Leader in IDC MarketScape Worldwide Demand Planning Market Report

1 Oct 2019



BOSTON (September 30, 2019) ToolsGroup, a leader a global leader in supply chain planning software, has been named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Supply Chain Demand Planning 2019 Vendor Assessment. 

ToolsGroup Service Optimizer 99+ supply chain planning software models supply chains with precision and decodes demand uncertainty for reduced cost and increased profitability and planner productivity. Its powerful service-driven demand modeling, inventory optimization, and replenishment planning/master planning help manufacturers, distributors, and retailers achieve high customer service levels/in-stock fill rates while minimizing inventory.

According to IDC’s website, the “IDC Manufacturing Insights report uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of a number of providers participating in the worldwide supply chain demand planning market. The IDC MarketScape is an evaluation based on a comprehensive framework and a set of parameters that assesses providers relative to one another and to those factors expected to be most conducive to success in a given market during both the short term and the long term.” Based on this vendor evaluation, ToolsGroup was named a leader.

“We are proud to be recognized by IDC as a leader in demand planning. We take a fundamentally different approach to predicting demand by seeing the demand details others ignore, for a richer, more accurate forecast–faster,” said David Barton, ToolsGroup’s general manager of North America. “Our supply chain planning automation enables customers to make better, faster decisions, and free up working capital.”

Access the IDC report IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Supply Chain Demand Planning 2019 Vendor Assessment by Simon Ellis, Sept. 2019, IDC Doc # US45493217.



About ToolsGroup

ToolsGroup is a global provider of service-driven supply chain planning and demand analytics software. Our customers overcome demand volatility and supply chain complexity for outstanding service levels with reduced inventory. ToolsGroup’s service-driven planning platform features probability forecasting and stock mix optimization enhanced by machine learning automation for highly intelligent data-driven decision-making. ToolsGroup solutions include Demand Planning & Sensing, Inventory Optimization, Allocation & Replenishment, Demand & Supply Collaboration, Promotions Planning and S&OP. Visit www.toolsgroup.com and follow us on Twitter @ToolsGroup.



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