Managing demand through full MRP and MPS functionality
TCM Planning gives discrete manufacturers the tools they need to effectively manage demand in today's time-competitive marketplace.
It's part of a closed-loop system tha pulls information from the entire enterprise. It begins with your business plan where your company's mission, marketing plan and financial and production directions are set.
It takes into account product plans and distribution channels, and - more importantly - your customers' needs.
TCM Planning interfaces with your production plan to weigh factors such as the size of the labor force, the inventory level, customer service objectives and capacity resource requirements. TCM Planning includes the following applications.
- Materials Resource Planning
- Master Production Scheduling