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7 Practical Steps to Manage Logistics Disruptions During Lunar New Year

Every year, China witnesses one of the largest human migrations in the world, as the nation’s workforce puts down tools and …

24 January 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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Boshart Group aims to optimize their inventory for higher fill-rates with Slimstock

Boshart Industries has gone through a rigorous process of selecting the right inventory optimization partner. The preference was…

9 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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Inventory Optimisation

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HOW TO CALCULATE TOTAL INVENTORY COSTS

RESOURCES Danny Bloem Supply Chain Expert Share this blog: In order to calculate EOQ, you’ll need to first find your…

11 October 2021

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10 TIPS FOR MANAGING BROAD PRODUCT RANGES

Retailers face multiple sales channels and broad ranges of products. So, what stock should be maintained and how to offer the best…

28 September 2021

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10 DIFFERENT TYPES OF STOCK IN YOUR WAREHOUSE

“Too much inventory value! Do something now to lower the working capital invested in the stock!” This exchange between Finance and…

28 September 2021

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Q&A | SUPPLY CHAIN INSIGHTS FROM VALLEN

Kim Olesen, Director of Supply Chain at Vallen, shares her Experience Dealing with Inventory Management and Procurement …

28 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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Q&A | CHALLENGES IN TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRY SUPPLY CHAIN

RESOURCES Danny Bloem Supply Chain Expert Share this blog: Rapidly changing technologies, unstable markets, erratic demands, and changing demographics -…

28 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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ADDRESSING SIGNIFICANT PAIN POINTS IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

RESOURCES Danny Bloem Supply Chain Expert Share this blog: Agile and robust inventory management is your best bet against the…

28 September 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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Inventory Planning - Excel vs Demand Planning Software

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Strategies to Operations Series 1: Assortment Index

For a business to succeed, the inventory strategy must align with the overall corporate vision of the organisation. However, when …

15 September 2021

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Strategies to Operations Series 4: Inventory Planning | Excel vs Demand Planning Software

RESOURCES Ryan Ching Business Development Share this blog: For almost all business professionals, the relationship with spreadsheets started when they…

15 September 2021

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Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ) Explained

Minimum order quantities or MOQs are the minimum order size that the supplier is willing to accept. This is often expressed as the…

15 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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Inventory Optimisation

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IS PRODUCT FRESHNESS YOUR TOP PRIORITY?

The food industry is at war. Faced with a constant battle to offer high availability levels while minimizing waste, shelf life …

7 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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WHAT’S THE BEST FORMULA TO ACHIEVE OPTIMAL STOCK LEVELS?

All companies work hard to achieve optimal stock. But the practise and methods of achieving differs from one sector to another. …

7 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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BEST PRACTICES IN INVENTORY MANAGEMENT

The reality of our days demands that we occupy good practices in inventory management. This guarantees an efficient process when …

7 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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WHY YOUR INVENTORY REDUCTION EFFORTS ARE DOOMED WITHOUT PRODUCT MANAGERS?

Did you know that over 25% of obsolete inventory is caused by the first purchase of a product…

7 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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Q&A- TO WHAT EXTENT SHOULD YOU BUBBLE WRAP YOUR AVAILABILITY

The COVID-19 global health crisis is affecting thousands from around the world, and significant economic impacts are expected to …

7 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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ASSORTMENT MANAGEMENT: WHICH PRODUCTS SHOULD YOU STOCK?

RESOURCES Danny Bloem Supply Chain Expert Share this blog: Did you ring 2021 with a new resolution to quit smoking,…

7 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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HOW TO IDENTIFY AVAILABILITY PROBLEMS

Identifying availability problems on time is essential to take the necessary measures before it is too late. Discover in the …

7 September 2021

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Inventory Optimisation

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HOW E-COMMERCE IS IMPACTING INVENTORY MANAGEMENT?

Retail is an ever-moving landscape, and over the last decade, many retailers have changed the way they operate. Recently Bose …

7 September 2021

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NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH: INNOVATION IS THE KEY

New product launches are exciting and nervous times for any industry. But unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting …

7 September 2021

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