Lower inventory, higher service levels, better margins.

Forecast Guardian™ is a Cloud-based, SaaS platform developed by Fiddlehead Technology. Building on existing demand planning and forecasting systems, Forecast Guardian™ mines thousands of data points per product to provide prescriptive recommendations on how to improve forecast performance and reduce the financial impact of forecast error on your business.

Every forecast has a story. Forecast Guardian™ tells the story you need to hear.

  • One

    Error Reduction From Planner Adjustments

    Forecast Value Added (FVA) score for objective benchmarks of forecasting performance based on business impact and SKU forecastability.

  • Two

    Predictive Alerts

    Predictive alerts consisting of a numeric Priority Score and a set of customizable flags for bias, WAPE, FVA and more.

  • Three

    Actionable Recommendations

    Actionable, plain language recommendations for forecasting performance improvements based on SKU segmentation by volume, variance, and/or other user defined KPIs.


  • Four

    Forecast Value Add Trend

    Forecast Value Add (FVA) trend-line shows performance over time and facilitates drilldown for root-cause analysis.