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Five Things You Can Do This Week to Reduce Inventory: Part V

We’ve reached part five of five. In my previous articles on reducing inventory, I’ve explained the importance of setting a goal, fine-tuning your safety stock strategy, reducing your high-side forecast bias, and reducing stocking locations.

The fifth thing you can do this week to reduce inventory is to spin the A’s.

I’m talking about those “A” items that are the bread and butter…

Five Things You Can Do This Week to Reduce Inventory: Part IV

First of all, thank you for reading these articles. We’ve already covered a lot of ground on the topic of inventory reduction. I’ve explained the importance of setting a goal, fine-tuning your safety stock strategy, and reducing your high-side forecast bias.

For my next tip, we’ll shift our focus from the strategic to the physical.

What does it take for your company to stock an…

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