We count this part as one of the most important parts of Supply Chain. If Forecasting and Planning have any issues – they are forwarded to all other processes in the company.
Our approach is to use the correct Tool for the situation. Lean, Agile, Kanban, Heijunka, Supermarket, Leveling, ABC, ABC/XYZ, safety time, safety stock, …. hundreds of different tools. We use them on their purpose.