Site Location Addin ToolSite location models are used to identify good locations for warehouses, hospitals, retail stores, factories, and other types of facilities in both the public and private sectors. The goal is to use your existing successful locations to predict where you can position new outlets. Other factors can also be considered, such as competitor and customer characteristics, as well as distance and demographic calculations. The Site Location Wizard Add-In provides a powerful yet simple to use site selection tool that guides you through the entire process from model creation to site prediction.

To install:*

  1. Download the file SiteLocationWizard.exe.
  2. Open the file or choose the Run command from the Start menu, and browse to the SiteLocationWizard.exe file in the folder where you downloaded the file.
  3. Click OK and follow the step-by-step instructions to install the add-in to the appropriate program folder  (e.g. C:\Program Files\Maptitude\)

To use the Site Selection Tool Add-In

  1. Browse to the Maptitude Tutorial folder (the folder is typically in your Documents folder, in a subfolder of the Caliper folder named after the product and version, e.g. Caliper\Maptitude 2014\Tutorials\)
  2. Open and follow the instructions in Maptitude Site Selection Wizard.pdf

*NOTE: The Site Location Wizard add-in works only with Maptitude 2014 or higher.