Yara. Product planner.

Existing product planner designed in house. With no user acceptance testing or consideration of farmers needs. Planner based on a spreadsheet calculating recommendations and outputting PDF’s. Existing product lacked flexibility.

Task

Audited and documented existing product planner. Enabling me to understand functionality and flow.

Action

Facilitated stakeholder and user workshops. Sketched solutions for increased planner flexibility. Produced wireframes and prototype.

Result

Annotated wireframe detailing layouts and functionality. Tablet based prototype proposing layout, content and basic functionality. Enabled initial user acceptance testing.

Sketches

Adding and removing product

Adding and removing product

Exploring adding and removing functionality.

Simplified product flow

Simplified product flow

Standalone product flow. Minimum number of steps required to output alternative product options.

Expanded product flow

Expanded product flow

Exploring integration of product planner within wider eco system.

Smartphone

Smartphone

Adding and removing product on a smartphone. Limited view of available product.

Slider

Slider

Adjust quantities of product in recommended programme. All sliders active when system is loaded.

Wireframe

Product planner annotated wireframe

Prototype

Product planner prototype