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Managing a retail enterprise is no small task, but our tools are up to it.
Planning is complicated enough – planning software doesn’t have to be.
The bottom line is important, and our solutions treat it well.
Our Retail Planning and Forecasting solutions are best for those retailers who want to make more money, optimize inventory use and implement professional grade tools to help their merchants work smarter, better, faster.
The Buyers Toolbox has proved itself over decades of use by thousands of planners and merchants. Our unique, scalable data architecture is quick to implement, easy to use and support, affordable, practical and amazingly feature-rich.
From traditional Merchandise Financial Planning to industry-leading Planning Automation with AI and Machine Learning – we have what you need to do better. Upgrade your legacy planning tools now and join our large, growing family of happy customers.
Buyer’s Toolbox AP
The most popular, stable and scalable solution for Merchandise Financial Planning, Location and Channel Planning, Item and Attribute Planning. Options for long range Sales Forecasting, Price and Margin Optimization, and self-service BI. AP functionality begins with proven, core Merch Planning and OTB and extends to the most demanding planning processes in use.
Buyer’s Toolbox BAR
Basic Allocation and Replenishment adds the option for an easy to use, quick to deploy, practical solution for Unit Open To Ship into the DC and/or Channel, as well as DC-to-store. Uses the same database as the Buyers Toolbox AP.
Buyer’s Toolbox FC/Data Science
Forecast Analytics is a bouquet of easy to understand, instantly actionable insights for seasonally sensitive Price Elasticity, Margin and Price Optimization, Cannibalization and Collection Analysis, Lost Sales Analysis and more. The power of advanced Data Science – in easy to read graphs, instantly deployable.
Buyer’s Toolbox Cube
The Cube is a self-service BI option for Toolbox AP users. From Excel to Power BI, a built-in Grid client and a Visual Dashboard – Toolbox Cube automatically adjusts to any KPI, structure or data changes in the Buyers Toolbox database. The power of custom BI for the merchants – without demanding programming or IT resources.
Buyer’s Toolbox Planning Robot (AI)
The Planning Robot is our bridge to the future. A powerful, automated assist for every planning organization, The Planning Robot learns from the merchants and offers an automated or on-demand solution to the problem of “not enough planners”. Anchored in Sales Forecasting, assisted by Machine Learning and Neural Network AI, The Planning Robot optimizes inventory and receipt plans, resulting in an automated OTB solution.
Excellent track record
Large user base worldwide
Best support in the industry
Easy to Use
Lower planning process costs
Increase overall margins
Improve buying discipline/OTB
Improve seasonal receipt flows
Optimize inventory productivity
Allocate merchandise more effectively
Speed up in-season reforecasting