Below are the new features / improvements released to Production on December 7, 2017. Issues related to bug and general performance improvements are addressed on an ongoing basis and are not included in these release notes.
Improved Suggested Order Line Messaging for Urgent Orders
Modified logic to ensure planner action Urgent status is communicated at the end of the lead time the "On Hand" quantity is below zero or safety stock threshold. Previously the Urgent status was communicated only when "On Hand" is below zero. To learn more, read the article Planner Action Action and Reason Code Definitions
Extended Lot Expiration Logic to Daily Bucket Requirement Planning
Previously, Lot expiration functionality was only available in weekly requirement planning buckets.
Added Days of Forward Supply Calculation Field to Custom Reports
The Days on Hand report value is available in the base entity: S&OP, level: item, and the S&OP/Supply Plan data field section in custom reports.
Planner Field added to Filters
The field Planner is now available as a drop down filter criteria in all DemandCaster list pages such as item, classification, and segmentation to name a few.
New Menu and General Design Improvements
A new menu structure and general design improvements will be formally released during early January. To request an early preview to try out the new design, please complete the support request form by clicking this link or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. This is the first of many releases dedicated to improving the DemandCaster user experience planned for 2018.