Valuing Lead Time
Cost Differential Frontier (CDF)
A calculator that lets you estimate the impact of mismatch cost on a supply-chain by entering a few key parameters.
This tool has been featured on the US Department of Commerce website for many years.
CPF with jumps
An advanced version of the calculator, that takes into account possible jumps in demand.
Lead Time Manager
A simulation game we developed to illustrate the mismatch cost problem and put you in the seat of the decision-maker.
Time Sensitivity Estimator
This tool provides a simple stress test to help you determine how time sensitive your business is.