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The Great Warehouse Space Squeeze

Your supply chain team will be getting used to shortages. The first shock was stock. The diminished deliveries and the lengthening lead times.

1 November 2022

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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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Inventory Demand Planning – Process & Best Practices

Inventory demand is dynamic. As noted by Fortune, many retailers have struggled over the past year owing to higher-than-normal …

31 August 2022

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Preventing Excess Stock from Inventory (Part-2)

In this Part 2, we’ll tackle 16 tips to help your businesses proactively avoid the excess stock problems and pitfalls in your …

15 August 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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Get Rid of Excess Stock from Inventory (Part-1)

In this part-1 guide, we’ll break down the basics of excess stock, explore the risks of holding it, help you identify its …

29 July 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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Prevent Stock-outs for Better Inventory Management

In this article, we start by discussing what a stock-out means, the importance of avoiding it, common causes, and finally how to …

15 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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Americas Summit 2022

Here’s everything you need to know about ‘Americas Summit, 2022’, held at Muskoka, Canada for our employees across Canada, Brazil, Chile, Columbia and USA.

11 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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How to avoid flushing your profits

How can you stop flushing away your profits. Find out how you can make better inventory decisions with Slim4

1 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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Slimstock North American Support Team

Here at Slimstock, our North American Support team handles all of your Slim4 requests. We’ll create new accounts, help you …

22 April 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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