We want our forecast to drill down to the component level instead of finished goods. We have loaded the Sales Forecast and Production Forecast in NAV.
Currently, we create Purchase Orders based on Production Orders, Firmed and Released. Our goal is to see demand 3 to 6 months out from the current date. However, we can’t see past the date of the last Production Order entered.
To that end, we have these questions to ask.
There is quite a bit of set up work that you will need to do that is probably too much to discuss on this forum.
But what you are asking is clearly possible.
I found this manual on line.
Please let me know if you would like to discuss this further with me.
There are a few fundamental things that you need to consider.
The key to getting this to returning meaningful results is:
Ultimately, good master data will provide good results.
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