TRADITIONAL METHODS OF FORECASTING AND THEIR APPLICATION IN THE LOGISTICS OF AN ENTERPRISE

1 KAČMÁRY Peter
Institution:
1 Technical University of Košice, Faculty BERG, Institute of Logistics, Park Komenského 14, 04001 Košice, Slovakia, EU, peter.kacmary@tuke.sk 1.2)
Conference:
7th Carpathian Logistics Congress, ALEXANDRA WELLNESS HOTEL, Liptovsky Jan, Slovakia, EU, June 28th - 30th 2017
Proceedings:
Proceedings 7th Carpathian Logistics Congress
Pages:
59-65
ISBN:
978-80-87294-74-1
ISSN:
2694-9318
Published:
30th November 2017
Proceedings of the conference were published in Web of Science.
Metrics:
387 views / 181 downloads
Abstract

Today, in information time, creation of forecasting in an enterprise is not only associated with the preparation of plans and considerations about possible future sales of products. It is still widely and widely used in many business activities, levels e.g. maintenance, consumption of expendable supplies, transport, energy, etc. This paper shows to the continued importance of classic quantitative forecasting methods because their application is not so complicated and there is no need to have costly software to prepare forecasts from different departments of an enterprise. There are also some descriptions to the correct setting of parameters of some methods which, in addition to input data, require data for particular calculations.

Keywords: forecasting, parameters, planning, enterprise

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