- Revise cash flow, working capital management and inventory forecasts alongside supply and demand predictions.
- Understand how financial stability may be impacted from further stock market declines and restrictions in access to funding.
- Review organization-wide Sales & Operations Planning and Integrated Business Plans to help ensure tactical and strategic business planning is synchronized among all business functions.
- Businesses with data rich environments can harness capabilities in procurement, operations and R&D, using advanced simulations to help identify optimum performance trade-offs in the current crisis.
Footnote: 1 Coronavirus: Retailers warned not to ‘exploit’ consumers’ fears, 5 March 2020, BBC News