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DescriptionWhat we offer

In this course you will learn how to set up Category Plans, add promotions to the plan, predict and duplicate the plan, review predicted results, and discuss the difference between using the Category Plan and the Master Calendar.

ObjectivesWhat you learn

Please refer to Topics.

TopicsThe best for you

  • Create a Category Plan
  • Add Promotions to the plan
  • Predict the Category Plan
  • Review category reports

PrerequisitesWhat should you know

IBM DemandTec Promotion Optimization: Creating Promotions is the prerequisite course to IBM DemandTec Promotion Optimization: Category Plans.

You should:

  • Have some experience using web browsers, the internet and Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Be able to navigate a GUI environment
  • Have experience working with spreadsheets and reports.

As you work through the concepts and tasks, it is assumed that you are familiar with Microsoft Excel; although this will not be a blocking issue to learning.

AudienceWho should attend

This basic course is for:

  • Merchandising Executives
  • Category Managers
  • Buyers
  • Advertising Planners
  • Merchandise Operations Associates