For more than 20 years, Silvon has helped many Publishing companies take their operational planning, business analysis and reporting to the next level with better business intelligence. As a result, they now have …

  • Better visibility into demand and operational performance
  • Better planning and management of their titles
  • Better overall management of their customer / retailer accounts

What Stratum can do for you …

If your company is a Publishing enterprise, we invite you to see how the Stratum business intelligence software suite provides everything you need to:

  • Gain greater visibility to …
    • actual demand
    • the performance of other publishers
    • sell-through of new titles, back list titles and close-outs
  • Have better insight to inventory, returns, reprints (and more) so you can:
    • make better reprint decisions
    • maintain a more efficient supply
    • reduce out-of-stocks
    • improve fill rates
    • reduce inventory and expedited shipment costs
  • Create and manage estimates for front list titles
  • Forecast your back list titles with greater accuracy
  • Collaboratively manage your sales plans and budgets
  • Compare your plans and targets to actual sales to analyze overall performance
  • Financial Analysis & Reporting
  • Demand Analysis
    • Sales Reporting
    • Sell-Thru Analysis
    • Channel Reporting
    • Front List/Back List Reporting
    • Category Analysis
    • Circulation Analysis
    • Renewal Analysis
  • Supply Chain / Operational Analysis
    • Reprint Analysis
    • Inventory Visibility
    • Inventory Optimization
    • Returns Analysis
  • Consulting & Education

How Stratum does it …

  • Stratum features a data model to capture and deliver information from multiple business systems and external sources like point of sale and BookScan.
  • This data is imported, aligned and stored by Stratum in a central repository that can be easily accessed by your users anytime, anywhere.
  • You can gain significant insight into how well you’re performing against your plans while being alerted to variances that may require further review.
  • Sales planning, demand forecasting and supply planning functionality is also available to you so you can further leverage the insight that Stratum provides.