Collaborative Planning Forecast and Replenishment

We have developed this process to build on our commitment to better communication in order to exceed customer expectations and ensure we meet your business goals. 

This new tool will help:

  • Build close relationships among Supply Chain partners
  • Improve accuracy and alignment on Sales Forecasts
  • Reduce uncertainty
  • Reduce inventory levels throughout Supply Chain
  • Improve fill rates and In Stock

 

Meeting customer expectations and business goals through communication and collaboration is fundamental to LCBO's core values.


Instruction:

1. Based on below timeline (review period and deadline), input LCBO no, Desc, 4-period total forecast and 4-period comment in CPFR_Template.

*Please include all SKUs part of your portfolio in 1 file and do not alter the template

2. Send the completed file back to Inventory Leads via email.

3. Inventory Leads will send the updated file back and this file will include item attributes Buyer #,
Vendor #, Agent #, Stock Type, List Delist, Size Distinct.

4. If you wish to set up a meeting, please refer to meeting timeframe for each review period per below timelines. Please contact respective Inventory Leads directly. 

Image of timeline, also available in template download
CPFR Agent Template

Updated April 2022