Mastering The New Planning Cycle


The Supply and Demand equation is under considerable stress. The increased frequency and impact of disruption in the Supply Side, combined with the intensification of uncertainty on the Demand Side means that the old Operational Planning routines are no longer fit for purpose.

This article offers practical, useful insights on how to Master the New Planning Cycle as the emphasis moves away from Efficiency, and towards Speed.


Jamie Gale

Jamie is a Partner in our office in London. He has spent more than 25 years in the consulting industry and private sector. Jamie is recognised for his extensive experience in digital, developing and executing strategies that enable business transformation. He has supported clients across Manufacturing, Retail, Telecommunications, Financial Services and Transportation with improving operational [...]

João Barros

João is a partner at Integration and has been working since 2006 in our Supply Chain practice. During this period, he been instrumental to the practice's development in Integration's 7 offices around the world, contributing directly to its numerous awards in Brazil. He has led, and continues to lead on numerous projects in Planning, Distribution, [...]

Paula Mercadante

Paula is a Partner at our office in London. She has almost 30 years of experience in consulting and is seen as an authority in leading complex projects such as Post-Merger Integrations, Carve-Outs, and the Recovery of Projects in Crisis. Across a varied career that has seen her move geographically across Latin America, Asia and [...]

Rafael Pinto

Rafael is a Specialist in Integration and brings a wealth of knowledge in the areas of Retail and Supply Chain. Over many years working in the field, he has led and advised on projects across all our Supply Chain areas, with emphasis on Operational Efficiency, Demand Planning, S&OP, 3PL and Transport Strategy and Distribution Center [...]

  • On 12 October 2020