rocket_article Jul 2, 2020

Ranked 6th out of 909 teams in the M5 forecasting competition

Lokad have come at the 6th position in the M5 Forecasting competition out of 909 competing teams. It’s an impressive feat.

rocket_article Feb 4, 2020

Quantitative SCM vs Classic APS

Module-by-module comparison between classic APS (Advance Planning and Scheduling) systems and the quantitative supply chain as implemented by Lokad.

rocket_article Jan 16, 2020

Why not Python

Envision, the domain-specific language (DSL) of Lokad, was engineered to address challenges where Python will never deliver cost-effective solutions.

rocket_article Nov 26, 2019

LokadTV reaches 1000 subscribers

When we started our Youtube channel just over a year and a half ago, we never imagined we'd reach this milestone.

rocket_article Aug 27, 2019

Forecasting as a self-fulfilling prophecy

What are the importance of feedback loops and how do we use them in our forecasts

rocket_article Jun 10, 2019

A manufacturer’s perspective

What solutions can Quantitative Supply Chain provide for large manufacturing companies?

rocket_article Jun 3, 2019

Fall in love with the problem, not the solution

The most common strategy (tragedy) for software solutions remains replicating behavior that's essentially "human".

rocket_article Apr 16, 2019

Humans in modern supply chains

"Machine should work; People should think." vs "Built for people not perfection". Two different visions.

rocket_article Apr 3, 2019

Integers and uncertainty in differentiable programming

Technical insights on how two challenges are addressed from a differentiable programming perspective.

rocket_article Mar 27, 2019

Differentiable Programming as in ‘AI’ that works

The path to unlock a series of supply chain scenarios that were before seen as largely intractable.

rocket_article Mar 15, 2019

A numerical take on DDMRP

How much novelty does "Demand Driven Material Requirements Planning" really bring to the table for supply chains?

rocket_article Feb 5, 2019

An algebra for supply chain economics

How zedfuncs algebra can be leveraged for probabilistic forecasting.