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The Causes of Excess Inventory

The causes of excess inventory

4 min read

In some of our recent blog posts we’ve looked at the disadvantages of carrying excess inventory and how to reduce excess inventory. Below we’re going to investigate why businesses end up with too much stock in the first place and why they get caught out by excess inventory traps. But...Read more

What are the Disadvantages of Excess Inventory?

What are the disadvantages of excess inventory?

3 min read

Excess inventory is when a business carries more stock than they need to meet their forecasted demand. This can cause a wealth of operational challenges and financial constraints. In this blog post we will look at the most problematic. But before we do, lets clear up a few myths: Myth one:...Read more

Make Mark in B2B eCommerce and Wholesale

4 ways for wholesalers to make their mark in…

5 min read

The ecommerce industry is booming!  But when people think of ecommerce selling, they tend to just think about the B2C sector. They forget that ecommerce is not just for B2C businesses. In fact, Businesswire reports that by 2020, B2B ecommerce sales are predicted to be more than two times higher than...Read more

Automation Hero, Februari 2019: Johan Andersson på Hinz

February 2019 Automation Hero: Johan Andersson of Hinz

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February 2019 Automation Hero: Johan Andersson Name: Johan Andersson Title: Sparepart Manager Company: Hinz Försäljnings AB Congratulations on the award Johan! Can you tell us a little about yourself and the work you do? Hinz is the exclusive reseller of PALFINGER lifting products for the Swedish market. I am responsible...Read more

Cloud computing

Advantages of cloud computing for supply chain management

3 min read

Cloud computing, often referred to as ‘the Cloud’, is simply the process of running programmes and storing data over the internet, rather than using a local or personal server. The Cloud is not only taking over personal services, but also professional ones. Companies who offer cloud-based services typically charge a...Read more

Customer service level

Measuring supply chain success using customer service level

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Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) act as a set of quantifiable, measurable values that demonstrate how effectively your business is performing in relation to its strategic objectives. Businesses often track multiple KPIs to evaluate how successful they are at reaching targets. KPIs help identify the gaps between your current and desired...Read more