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Capability to consume and consider future demand forecasts and promotions
Add the capability for Order Optimizer to consume and consider future demand forecasts and promotions provided by the retailer. Enabling this added input would improve WOO's ability to predict stockout and markdown probability when a future change...
Provide more dynamic error handling for nodes missing processing plan values
Currently Watson Order Optimizer requires that all internal (regular) candidate nodes passed for a given order line have a valid processing plan loaded. If not, that order reaches an error state (Derived Capacity Not Found for Node ...). This is t...
Order Optimizer to adjust future sourcing decisions based on actual shipping data
Order Optimizer to ingest shipping data of what actually happened and adjust future shipping/sourcing decisions based on the data. Discussion and prioritization of use cases is needed between Kohl's and IBM. Need to determine the best data sources...
Order Optimizer direct ingestion of Transit Day information from shipping carriers
Enhance Order Optimizer capabilities to ingest shipping carrier Transit Day information as the carriers provide it. This includes but is not necessarily limited to:1. ingesting a full domestic Transit Day file without further Client filtering of t...
Order Optimizer support for passing pre-defined roles via federated (SSO) IBM ID authentication
Add Order Optimizer support for federated IBM ID authentication by predefined roles for the Dashboard / PDT. In this approach, a federated (single sign on) Client would be able to pass a role as part of the authentication that would determine whic...
Order Optimizer support for different shipping cutoff times based on service level
Add Order Optimizer support for configuring different same-day shipping cutoff times based on shipping service level.Includes:1. File feeds / configurations to support default network cutoff configurations based on service level2. File feeds / con...
Add Order Optimizer support for same item/sku on multiple lines in an order
Add Order Optimizer support for the same item/sku to appear on multiple lines in a given order. Currently Optimizer requires these scenarios to be siphoned out (excluded) from Optimizer.Optimizer should be enhanced to allow for 'same item multiple...
Revise the current Direct Ship Vendor item handling in Order Optimizer
Revise the current Order Optimizer logic for Direct Ship Vendor (DSV) items. Currently DSV items are prioritized to a vendor for fulfillment even though other nodes may have the capability to fulfill that item. In the case of multi-item orders thi...
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