Kinaxis RapidResponse helps planners undertake scenario simulation for mid- and long-term capacity / production planning, match demand with supply, optimize inventory, and enable sales and operations planning.
Bristlecone offers advanced supply chain and business planning solutions on the Kinaxis RapidResponse platform. We specialize in integration of RapidResponse with planning, ERP and solutions such as SFDC. Closed loop integration of Kinaxis RapidResponse supply chain planning and analytics solutions with ERP and peripheral solutions synchronizes enterprise data across sources as well as formats.
The Bristlecone RapidResponse Center of Excellence develops solutions to enhance business functionality. Our ‘NOW’ Series accelerators enhance RapidResponse for demand planning, forecasting, and sales and operations planning. Our repository of Kinaxis artifacts – design documents, pre-configured solutions and predefined process maps – align supply chain processes with the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) framework. Bristlecone’s Factory Model business planning approach minimizes AMS cost, drives user adoption, and facilitates change management.
Bristlecone improves supply chain performance using Kinaxis RapidResponse through business planning services:
- Diagnostics: As-is process evaluation, gap analysis, to-be process road map, and enablement programs
- Implementation: Design blueprint, testing, cut over, go live, training, and knowledge transfer
- Integration: Application touch points, adapters, performance testing, and buddy planning
- Managed services: Deployment, continuous improvement, and upgrade