Next Generation Integrated Planning Suite

sofco are delighted to announce the launch of a new integrated Planning Suite comprising of Demand Planning, Supply Planning, S&OP and Production Scheduling, as part of our Product Development Roadmap.


The first elements to be released will be sofco Supply Planning and sofco Demand Planning, the new applications will build on the in-depth Planning functionality that sofco customers currently utilise but will encompass a wealth of new features, architecture, machine learning, and flexibility.

The new suite of solutions is a true collaboration by the team at sofco. We asked ourselves – with all our years of experience in the Supply Chain market, what is the software we would truly love to use?

What is the cutting edge of supply chain planning today and how will it look, what functions would make life so much easier, what extra information would improve performance and decision making?

The next generation of sofco products brings all of this together and we are very proud to show you a taster as we near the end of the Development cycle and prepare for software release.

sofco's new Integrated Planning Suite is rich in new features and functionality including:-


Core Functionality

  • Insights - Machine Learning for Algorithm, Rules and Parameter Tuning
  • Exceptions Diagnosis & Navigator
  • Algorithm Results Logic Explorer
  • Integrated Analysis and Reporting Suite with integration into Power BI
  • Improved recording of Comments, Assumptions, Opportunities, Risks and Decisions
  • Highly intuitive User Interface

Supply Planning Specific

  • New Improved High-Performance Finite Planning Algorithm
  • Enhanced Shelf Life Functionality

Demand Planning Specific

  • Probabilistic Forecasting & Inventory Planning Algorithms

sofco Supply Planning

The new sofco Supply Planning application is more flexibil, it has a new architecture, and an additional multi-device user interface that supports all modern browsers along with Apple and Android mobile devices. New functionality includes exciting new features such as machine learning, enhance shelf life functionality, algorithm results logic explorer to name but a few.


sofco Demand Planning

sofco Demand Planning application’s new functionality includes machine learning, new improved Categorisation & Probabilistic Forecasting Algorithms, Demand Sensing using short term sales and external data and many more exciting innovations. sofco Demand Planning supports multi-device user interface and all modern browsers along with Apple/Android tablet devices.