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Modeling moving seasons in APO

Dear All,

I have a query in Demand Planning in SCM 4.1.

I have a seasonal effect in my sales data. However the seasonal period can move by about 2 weeks. say i had a festival starting in first week of December last year, this year it is going to start in 3rd week. How do I use the forecasting techniques to model this shift behavior. In my forecast I expect the values to peak from 3 week of December, this year.



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Former Member replied

Try also the "Length variation" field in Control Parameters in Forecast Profile. It might help for optimization of seasonal length.

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