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The Definitive Guide to Modern Supply Chain Management (Collection) by Sara Lewis, Michael Watson, John Bell, Thomas J. Goldsby, Peter Cacioppi, Jay Jayaraman, Chuck Munson, Chad W. Autry, Mark A. Moon

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Index

A

aberrations in DSI, 14-18

DSI as tactical process, 16

lack of alignment with sales/marketing, 17

plan-driven forecasting, 14

accountability, 27

functional integration, 181-183

measuring, 144

accuracy. See MAPE (Mean Absolute Percent Error)

AOP (Annual Operating Plan), 224

gaps between forecast and AOP, 226-228

underlying assumptions, 225-226

apparel industry, 1-2

approach

forecasting hierarchy, 194-196

forecasting point of view, 189-192

forecasting true demand, 192-194

improving, 199-201

incorporation of qualitative input, 197-199

statistical analysis, 196-197

audits, 173-174

available data, nature of, 45-47

averages

moving average, 68-72

simple average, 63-68

B

Benchmark Studies, 171-173

bias

identifying, 149-154

in jury of executive ...

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