Category Archives: inventory management

5 Ways to Lower Costs on Your Warehouse-to-Warehouse Shipping

Reducing your freight on shipping in and out of your warehouse ultimately means you’re increasing your profit on sales. However, what does it take to reduce those costs? After all, given how important and time-critical today’s shipments are, how can … Continue reading

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5 Ways Industrial Suppliers are Saving the Environment

To understand fully how industrial suppliers are saving the environment, it’s necessary to revisit their history. Industrial suppliers formerly relied on raw materials that were not always environmentally acceptable. Many of these raw materials have been replaced and/or recycled. In industrial … Continue reading

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4 Traditional Organization Techniques for Your Warehouse

Warehouses can increase their organization through digital pictures, SKU tags, warehouse management systems, and stackable shelf bins. Continue reading

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Business Distribution Services: Does Your Warehouse Have Everything it Needs?

Map out how your inventory will be laid out in order to maximize your square footage and take other precautions to optimize your warehouse setup. Continue reading

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These 60 Videos Explain How to Manage Inventory and Much More

If you have a question about how to control your inventory, you will most likely find it in one of the dozens of Whiteboard Wednesday videos. Continue reading

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The Difference Between Parts and Products

This video goes explains the difference between parts and products in inventory management, offering examples and applications. Check it out. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: Inventory Basics

In just two minutes, James Shores breaks down the basics of inventory management into four categories. Continue reading

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10 Great Warehouse Optimization Tips for Small Businesses

Efficiency and accuracy are the cornerstones of smooth functionality for a warehouse. By standardizing product storage and packaging processes, a small business can reduce unnecessary traffic and help prevent shipping errors. By conducting an annual review of shipments and seasonal … Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: Pricing Your Products

If you reduce carrying costs with an inventory solution, you can increase your margins and have an easier time setting prices that work for you and your customers. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: How to Do It Wrong

Sometimes you just need to take a step back and look at your inventory management processes and see what’s working and what’s not. Then make a change. Continue reading

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