TPF Merchandise Planning Services

The Planning Factory offer a full service in all areas of merchandise, range and assortment planning

You may need:

Whatever your requirements, we will do our best to provide a solution that fits your business

TPF Financial Budgeting Services

We can help you escape from spreadsheet Hell!

We can also integrate your financial plans with other business areas

If you want to replace silos of information with JOINED-UP PLANNING contact us now!



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The Planning Factory

... specialises in Retail Merchandise Planning, Open to Buy Planning, Weekly Sales, Stock & Intake Planning (WSSI), Range Planning, Assortment Planning Channel Planning, Financial Budgeting, and Merchandise Planning Training.

Our mix of experience, quality of design and rapid implementation is a winning combination for today's cost conscious multi-channel retailer.


Check out our on-line retail training course "An Introduction to Merchandise Planning"

Crystal Ball

We understand why you need to invest in merchandise planning systems and our unrivalled experience in this area will help you to make the right decisions first time.

We have specialised in merchandise planning for over 25 years, and we can bring this experience to bear in systems specification, selection and implementation.

We are also very proud of our innovation. In 1995 TPF was the first company in the world to create a web site dedicated to merchandise planning and we established another first when we introduced our web based merchandise planning training course in 2004. In 2005 we introduced our Impact Planner, WSSI / Open to Buy Merchandise Planning model, which has been used by companies as large as J Sainsbury and Carrefour to control and improve their return on inventory investment.

We continue to seek new ways of doing things and new platforms for delivering cost effective range and merchandise planning solutions to our clients.

By following the links on this page, you will be able to discover more information about The Planning Factory and our Merchandise Planning solutions.