A supply chain planning and demand forecasting software with 280+ statistical algorithms and machine learning.

Product Overview

Avercast is a supply chain planning and demand forecasting software. The platform uses 280+ advanced statistical algorithms and machine learning for accurate demand forecasting, ensuring improved margins and EBITDA. Key features include sales and operations, capacity, and supply planning, as well as sales forecasting. Avercast can integrate with ERP systems like SYSPRO, Infor, and more.

Pros

  • Direct output to Excel
  • Over 250 forecasting algorithms
  • Integrates with SYSPRO, Microsoft Dynamics, etc.

Cons

  • Steep learning curve
  • Pricing requires consultation call

Target Market

Small to large businesses in aftermarket parts, food & nutrition, industrial manufacturing, retail, chemicals, and wholesale distribution.

About Avercast

Avercast by TransImpact is a forecasting software designed for demand planners to enhance supply chain performance. It features over 200 forecasting algorithms that operate at various hierarchical levels and maintains current ERP integrations.

Avercast software encompasses:

  • Demand forecasting
  • Inventory planning
  • Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)
  • Capacity planning
  • Supplier connection

The software allows for easy data transfer to Excel and offers customizable screens and functionalities tailored to specific needs without extra charges.

Avercast Key Features

  • Comprehensive dashboards
  • Notification alerts
  • Ability to generate multiple forecasts
  • Data segmentation and analysis
  • Supply Planning
  • Replenishment planning
  • Low stock count alerts
  • Scenario analysis (“What if Analysis”)
  • Inventory reduction strategies

Forecasting capabilities include:

  • Forecast generation up to 60 months ahead.
  • Access to over 200 forecasting algorithms.
  • Customizable reports for item prioritization, forecast comparison, accuracy evaluation, safety stock optimization, outlier identification, and more.
  • Forecast creation for various custom categories like supplier, SKU, customer, location, brand, color, size, weight, revenue, profit, inventory, etc.
  • Sales history and forecast adjustments for collaborative accuracy improvements.
  • ERP or business intelligence tool integration, or use of an import tool.
  • Customer service from experienced supply chain software professionals.
  • Development team collaboration for customized solutions.

Avercast Business Forecasting (ABF)

  • ABF offers financial forecasting suitable for small to large businesses:
  • Enhances customer fill rates and prevents stock shortages
  • Improves forecast accuracy
  • Boosts inventory turnover
  • Customization flexibility
  • Batch analysis feature

Avercast Supply Planning (ASP)

ASP is an inventory planning tool from Avercast, providing a scheduling system for accurate replenishment and excess product elimination.

  • Time-phased supply planning
  • Consolidation of time periods
  • Action item identification
  • Safety stock management

Avercast Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP)

S&OP alerts users to irregular business processes, allowing for early problem identification and correction.

  • Automation of the annual business planning process
  • Management of collaborative efforts
  • Performance comparisons (current, historical, future)

Avercast Capacity Planning (RCCP)

RCCP assists in aligning demand with manufacturing capabilities, offering reporting templates and a user-friendly graphical interface.

  • Analysis of load and capacity for planned production
  • Production resource visibility
  • Redistribution of excess load across work centers

Avercast Sales Forecasting (ASF)

ASF facilitates real-time collaboration among sales staff during inventory forecasting and planning, enabling effective revenue forecasting and adjustments.

  • Performance tracking against company budget
  • Sales review
  • Time-stamped note functionality

ERP Integration

Avercast is compatible with various ERP systems, including SYSPRO, Infor, Oracle, Sage, Microsoft Dynamics, and others.

Starting Price
$1,000 /user/month
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Product Overview

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User Reviews of Avercast

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Submitted on May 1st, 2021 by Paul Feorene

Avercast has freed up millions of dollars in inventory and allowed us to justify a new hire.

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Submitted on June 2nd, 2018 by Christian Tebbs

It allowed us to manage our sales and operations in a way that was out of this world.

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Submitted on May 9th, 2018 by Pranav Gupta

With thousands of fast moving SKUs we are able to manage the forecasting and planning in literally minutes with customized reports.