Lead Time Technology has introduced its new FastForward advanced planning and optimization tools suite designed and priced for small and midsize manufacturers and distributors. The new solution will be resold by Pittsburg-based IT consulting firm ColdCypress, a Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT)  Gold Certified Partner.

FastForward can be integrated with Microsoft Dynamics to provide users with an advanced planning, scheduling, and inventory optimization system. It offers a fully configured, easy-to-deploy solution for forecasting, inventory, production, distribution, and resource optimization for one location or many.

The tool allows companies to anticipate customer orders, lower inventory, improve data visibility across the supply chain, improve resource productivity and utilization, liberate working capital, and receive daily make or move recommendations based on available inventory.

Published on: Dec 18, 2007