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Inventory and Assortment Optimization

increasing sales through higher in-stock rates and service levels
reducing inventory capital and related costs
reducing end-to-end supply chain costs

Bluefire Systems Service Line Examples

DIAGNOSTIC

  • Rapid data-driven analysis of supply chain and inventory opportunities
  • Quantifying the improvement potential based on simulation
  • Building a plan for capturing the value as easily as possible

SEASONAL INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION

  • Improving revenue and profits from seasonal items and seasonal programs
  • Better algorithms for allocating each SKU to each store
  • Markdown optimization
  • Implemented simply as an overlay to existing systems and processes
  • Provable benefits via a pilot

BASIC INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION

  • Improving in-stocks and reducing inventory levels for ongoing items
  • Better algorithms driving ordering, allocating, and distributing decisions
  • Implemented simply as an overlay to existing systems and processes
  • Provable benefits via a pilot

ASSORTMENT OPTIMIZATION

  • Optimizing assortment by store
  • Algorithms recommending SKU stocking given all constraints

ALGORITHMS THAT WORK IN THE REAL WORLD

Not just in the pristine world of data science
  • Recognize real-world operational constaints
  • Recognize business and merchandising constraints
  • Work in the real world of bad data
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RAPID IMPLEMENTATIONS

That work in your existing environment
  • Overlays on your existing systems -- not systems replacement
  • Pilot implementations to prove performance
  • Rapid implementation for fast, measurable performance improvement