It helps business forecasters apply proven sales forecasting methodologies within a fully flexible 'pivot-table' style input and reporting environment. Together with inuitive hierarchical navigation, it is exceptionally easy to use.
It allows you to integrate forecasting, business planning, key sales analysis and
reporting. (Take a look at our
screenshots page to get a small preview into what's
possible with Prophecy!)
Use Prophecy to drive the most accurate possible forecasts into your Sales and Operations
Planning (S & OP) Process. (Inaccurate forecasts represent a bottleneck to operational improvement which can only be mitigated by increased stocks.)
Prophecy is easy to implement and deploy.
It is developed in the UK and used by business managers across the world.
Sample markets forecasted by Prophecy: foods, pet care, white goods, construction,
personal care, confectionery, healthcare.
Produce intelligent sales forecasts, more quickly, more effectively and with none
tedious manual processes associated with using spreadsheets for the forecasting
Much more than just statistical algorithms! Forecasting monthly or weekly sales
by product requires much more than naively applying statistical forecasting algorithms.
Prophecy gives your forecasters the insights, views and information with which to
make best use of their knowledge of events and interpretation of trend and other
Puts forecasters and reviewers in control. Forecasters and managers will be able
to identify and understand trends as soon as they start developing, spot inaccurate
sales forecasts as they are entered and instantly quantify the financial impact
of forecast changes at any level of product and customer detail on the overall sales
Forecaster aids : instant trend graphs, automated forecast risk analysis, drilldowns,
forecast at any level of detail, diary notes, time profiles, promotional scratchpad
Accuracy analysis with a single-click - helps your forecasters identify and learn
from mistakes earlier.
Benefits for the Business
Designed specifically for business forecasting. Prophecy users worldwide are currently
forecasting products ranging from chilled desserts to confectionery, pet foods,
breakfast cereals, white goods, personal care / beauty and DIY.
Forecast for revenue and profit as well as quantities. Instantly understand the
impact of volume changes on the revenue and profit plan at all levels of hierarchy.
Compare to Budget and previous years, all within Prophecy's powerful forecasting
and reporting environment.
Team forecasting. Prophecy was designed from the ground upwards to allow multiple
forecasters to concurrently forecast without the need for tedious manual consolidations.
Workflow management (i.e. forecast, review, reforecast etc) is built in, enabling
efficient coordination of the sales forecast process. Forecast changes from multiple
users are transparently consolidated in real time.
Compare the Sales Forecast with Budgets, Plans and Previous Years. Demand forecasting
is therefore actively integrated into business plan monitoring and delivery. Combine
more accurate forecasting of demand and more controlled delivery of the company
plan using Prophecy.
Rapid implementation. Prophecy can be implemented very quickly - it is not a major
IT project! Data can be sourced from any ODBC/OLEDB data source or from flat files.
Telephone 01494 785574 (UK) to talk to a Prophecy expert now!