Forecasting

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The AFS Planner provides an integrated solution and process designed to streamline the development of forecasts and budgets using reliable and automated data sources.

AFS Planner provides an integrated forecasting solution and process to enable collaboration between field and corporate users in developing operating plans and production forecasts. The AFS Planner’s Genesis Wizard walks users through a consistent and concise process that creates forecasts based on user-defined hierarchies, outlines workflow approval and user assignments, and provides instant feedback on the impact of any changes made throughout the process.

AFS Planner is a web-based forecasting solution ideal for sales and trade promotion management planning. Forecasts can be created at different customer, product, and geographic hierarchies and groupings, with an audit trail of movement throughout approval process.

  • Web-based forecasting and budget development solution with client-defined budget hierarchies, levels, and groupings
  • Import budget data from other systems
  • Export event calendar details to TPM system to create actual promotions

Interested in more information? Download the AFS Planner PDF

AFS Core Solutions

AFS ERP system is designed and optimized for CPG, Food and Beverage Distribution and light process Manufacturing. In addition to offering the fully-integrated ERP solutions, AFS offers a number of modules that can be integrated with existing solutions. Our comprehensive Order Management System can augment any ERP system with the ability to handle the complex layered pricing required by the CPG industry. Our advanced financials and Business Intelligence Software can provide sophisticated financial reporting or dashboards without requiring to change core ERP systems.

AFS offers a comprehensive suite of solutions that can be deployed on Windows, iPad®, iPhone® or Android® Solutions.  The technology is such that any solution that be deployed on multiple operating systems using the same data base.  The solutions offered include:


Order Management Systems including layered pricing, rebate management, inventory status and sales commission visibility Retail Execution and Merchandising
• Full DSD and Route Settlement
• Sales Agency CRM and Ordering
• Business Intelligence for any product


 

AFS TradePro™ Suite provides comprehensive tools to manage trade promotion spend for Food Service and Retail. The solutions deployed as Software as a Service (SaaS) can be deployed in a shorter time frame than any other competing solution, with costs for implementing the solution included in the monthly subscription costs. In addition to establishing and monitoring claims, the AFS solution provides the option to include Claims Settlement Services, where AFS undertakes the outsourcing of settling and paying all claims. AFS also offers a cost-effective data cleansing and reconciliation process.

AFS Discovery™ G2 (AFS Sales Discovery System® or SDS), when integrated with the TradePro™ solutions, provides unparalleled post-event analytics in the industry.

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