ToolsGroup Introduces SO99+ for Microsoft Dynamics 365

21 Apr 2022

ToolsGroup digital supply chain planning and optimization is now available as a  Microsoft Dynamics 365 business application


BOSTON and MILAN, April 21, 2022ToolsGroup, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization software, announces its Service Optimizer 99+ (SO99+) digital supply chain planning software is now fully integrated with Microsoft Dynamics 365.

With the availability of ToolsGroup’s fully automated planning and optimization engine, Dynamics 365 customers can guarantee product availability and right-size inventory across the end-to-end supply chain. Built specifically on Microsoft Power Platform, SO99+ for Dynamics provides seamless integration with Dynamics 365 (Supply Chain Management) using a supply chain digital twin based on the common data model already available on Microsoft Dataverse.

As part of the Microsoft Power Platform framework, SO99+ can also be easily integrated with a broad array of other Microsoft Office 365 and Dynamics 365 applications.

“This new solution is the result of close collaboration between Microsoft and ToolsGroup to enable Microsoft Dynamics 365 customers to accelerate value and improve business performance,” said Joseph Shamir, CEO of ToolsGroup. “AI planning automation is a crucial requirement for companies to be resilient to supply chain disruption, serve their customers more effectively, and provide the highest returns to their shareholders.”

“Supply chain management is one of the key areas of interest of companies to help them predict disruptions and respond quickly to market changes,” said Emily He, CVP, Business Applications, Microsoft. “ToolsGroup’s new solution accelerates supply chain planning and optimization, benefiting from the flexibility and scalability that characterize Microsoft Dynamics 365.”

ToolsGroup’s AI-powered supply chain planning solution is uniquely positioned to automate and optimize planning tasks including demand forecasting, inventory optimization, production planning, retail allocation, assortment planning, merchandise financial planning, and promotion management software; for highly intelligent data-driven decision making.

About ToolsGroup

ToolsGroup is how organizations improve product availability while right-sizing inventory, no matter how complex their supply chain is or how much demand changes. In a world that rarely follows the rules, our retail and supply chain planning suite optimizes and automates supply chains from production to purchase, enabling manufacturers, distributors and retailers to be ready for anything. That’s why global leaders like Absolut, BP and Harley-Davidson rely on us year after year. For more information, follow ToolsGroup on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, or visit www.toolsgroup.com.

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