3 case study a small company has commissioned you to develop a useful
3. Case Study
A small company has commissioned you to develop a useful spreadsheet modelling tool to support their
demand forecasting on a weekly basis. The tool will be used by the Operations Manager who needs
forecasts of demand for 1-4 weeks ahead to help him plan production. He also needs a useful way of
monitoring the performance of forecasts that he can use in weekly and monthly management reports
since this information will help inform inventory policies, for example.
Data and Information
To build, test and demonstrate the use of your modelling tool, the Operations Manager has made
available the data in the spreadsheet "MS924 resit assignment data and can be downloaded from
myplace page folder.
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