Managing the impact of supply chain disruption

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As globalisation encourages supplier networks to extend across the world, the likelihood of supply chain disruption increases. Supply chain disruption is when events, sometimes planned, sometimes unpredictable, affect the supply of inventory. Often, if not dealt with effectively, it can make it challenging to fullfil orders on time and, as...Read more

Our Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central connector goes live…

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We’re delighted to tell the world that our pre-built connector for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is now live on Appsource for instant download.   The connector seamlessly connects EazyStock to Dynamics 365 Business Central, making it easier than ever for businesses to automate their demand forecasting, inventory classification and replenishment tasks. Whilst...Read more

A review of Business Central’s inventory planning and reordering…

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As any inventory manager will tell you; it doesn’t matter how sophisticated their ERP software is, they still have to use spreadsheets to manually set reordering parameters and then input the information back into their system, so it can inform purchasing decisions. Unfortunately, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is no...Read more

Classifying inventory and optimising stock levels with Dynamics 365…

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Stock classification is an important part of effective inventory management. By grouping stock items based on their value to your business you can prioritise which items to stock/not stock and in what quantities. It can also help you focus you time, in terms of analysis, forecasting and ordering, to the...Read more

An overview of demand forecasting in Microsoft Dynamics 365…

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Demand forecasting can be a challenging task for inventory planners, yet it’s critical to do a good job to ensure that the right stock items are in the right place at the right time along your supply chain. Over-forecast and you’ll have too much cash tied-up in excess stock and...Read more

Why Covid-19 is the new driving force behind supply…

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  For many UK businesses, the coronavirus pandemic has acted as a catalyst and accelerator to supply chain digitalisation. Manufacturers, suppliers and wholesalers across the country have been forced to adopt new ways of working with social distancing closing offices and reducing operational capacity. At the same time, companies are...Read more