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How can inventory managers proactively manage obsolete stock?

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Obsolete stock, also know as obsolete inventory, refers to items that have been without demand for a sustained period of time. This is usually because they have reached the end of their product life cycle, so sales die out or because the items are no longer used in their supply...Read more

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

Improving customer service levels with better supply chain management

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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. There’s a wide range of KPIs that can closely monitor...Read more

8 more UK logistics & supply chain events to…

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We’re through the first half of 2018, but your supply chain is not slowing down! Wondering what the leading logistics and supply chain events in the UK that will allow you to manage your current procurement challenges in the run-up to 2019?  The team at EazyStock have compiled a list...Read more

How the supply chain can help you leverage the…

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This is a guest blog post by Paul Trudigan, a specialist in inventory planning, logistics network design, logistics outsourcing and demand planning and owner of Paul Trudgian Supply Chain & Logistics Consultancy. The digital age has heralded the eCommerce boom, and it’s a trend that’s only gaining momentum. Research has...Read more

Supply chain digitalisation: The future of SCM

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 For distributors, the day of the Excel spreadsheet is over. According to the MHI annual report, 80 percent of supply and manufacturing industry leaders believe supply chain digitalisation will be the norm in five years; 16 percent think that day is already here. This trend isn’t new. Most distributors...Read more