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Jun 28 2017

Supply and Demand: 4 Tips for Moving and Maintaining Inventory

Inventory management is an important aspect of business, no matter if you own a large company or a small business. There are several problems that make inventory management a little difficult. The following are four tips to help improve your inventory. Paperless Some business owners rely on paper data entry when they are working on …

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Oct 28 2010

Why Shortage vs. Stock is Not Really a Tradeoff

I have repeatedly come across factories that keep a lot of on-hand safety stock, and found that material shortage is among the top reasons of unexpected production downtime. The same goes for retail operations that have kept safety stock levels arbitrarily high. More often than not, shortage is not reduced by increasing stock levels. At first glance, this may seem counter-intuitive.

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