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Your Chinese New Year Inventory Planning Toolkit

Every year, Chinese New Year supplier closures present supply chain teams with a real headache.

22 September 2022

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10 Supplier KPIs You Can’t Ignore

To properly benchmark whether your suppliers are toeing the line, you must have KPIs. Discover the 10 KPIs that you shouldn’t neglect.

1 August 2022

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9 Strategies to Conquer Your Excess Stock Nightmares

You know you’ve got excess stock issues, and so does everyone else in the business. It’s a little like a broken leg. You look down and… something’s not right.

28 July 2022

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7 Steps to Profitable Product Lifecycle Management

In this article, we explore how you can encompass both sales and the wider supply chain team into the product lifecycle decision making process.

13 July 2022

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Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ) Explained

5 facts you need to know about MOQ! Download our guide to unravelling the secret of optimal order quantities!

11 July 2022

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Assortment planning: A 10-step checklist

Download our PDF to find out how you can transform your assortment into a profit-making machine.

8 July 2022

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10 Steps to Rocket-Power Your Working Capital

Supply chain costs are soaring all over the world. And like many of your competitors, you’ve probably been thinking about how you’re investing your working capital.

27 June 2022

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Is OTIF The Right Way to Measure Availability?

What on Earth is OTIF? And can it help your business perform better? To answer this question effectively, let’s look back at the groundings of OTIF.

23 June 2022

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What is Your Real Inventory Cost?

From the cost of purchasing the inventory in the first place to storing it in your warehouse, and moving it throughout your network…

16 June 2022

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Demand Planning – The Ultimate Guide

Ask anyone involved in demand planning, demand forecasting or demand management, and they will tell you the same thing: this …

13 June 2022

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6 Tips to Improve Your Product Availability

Sure, there is often a lot of debate about how much inventory should be held. While the sales guys want the availability of …

10 June 2022

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Are your supply chain initiatives falling short?

Lots of businesses have ambitious plans for their supply chain. You might yourself. But many supply chain initiatives fail…

17 March 2022

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Sustainability is a chance for supply chains, not a challenge

It’s common for many business leaders to think the push for sustainability is driven solely by customers. Whether it’s …

11 March 2022

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What happens when A.I. goes wrong?

The Australian Open took place recently. And like all the best stories in life, the eventual winner came back from the death to …

4 March 2022

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How to sell S&OP to Sales (and everyone else)

Ever heard the story of the American man who mistakenly bought London bridge, thinking he was buying Tower Bridge (the pretty one…

23 February 2022

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What is Return on Investment (ROI)?

Every investment carries some level of risk. And when companies decide to make an investment, one of the key points to consider is…

2 February 2022

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How to save the world by reducing your inventory

It wasn’t that long ago Australia was on fire. It’s estimated that by 2070 a third of the world’s population will live in …

11 November 2021

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Cost-effective inventory management: 5 steps to unlock your competitive advantage

Cost-effective inventory management is an important source for creating competitive advantages. It enables companies to deliver …

2 November 2021

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There’s not a shortage of containers, just a shortage of thinking

“A container, a container, my kingdom for a container.” OK, probably not a direct quote, but maybe close to what you’ve been …

21 September 2021

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Responding to change and the power of S&OP

The world’s changed somewhat in the last 18 months. As opening statements go, that one’s as obvious as proclaiming the sky’s…

13 September 2021

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How Can You Protect Your Profits Against Supply Chain Volatility?

When it comes to inventory optimisation, its easy to get lost. As concerns over health & wellbeing dominate news headlines, demand for PPE, workwear & safety wear continues to soar.

27 July 2021

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Is Inventory Biting Into Your Profitability?

What on Earth is OTIF? And can it help your business perform better? To answer this question effectively, let’s look back at the groundings of OTIF.

22 July 2021

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Master Data: your 11 killer questions answered

So, if master data is SO important, why is it always overlooked (or worse still, ignored completely)? The answer is simple: …

17 June 2021

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ABC Analysis: The ultimate guide

Before we dive into the topic of ABC Analysis, imagine that you have a range of 10,000 SKUs… over 1,000 customers…and hundreds…

28 October 2020

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