Product companies have to innovate quickly in the coronavirus era. With increases in online shopping and demand for click-and-collect, retailers and wholesalers are doing everything from shifting their sales-channel focus to fundamentally changing how they do business.
Lost, obsolete or overstocked inventory drives up costs and destroys margins. Without inventory visibility, you won’t know your business is suffering until it’s too late.
Big corporations like Procter & Gamble and Unilever are getting better performance from their inventory through SKU rationalization, so much so that the process is now trending across companies of all sizes. But what is an SKU? Or, rather, what is a SKU? How do you even say it? SKU can be pronounced like the […]
The year 2020 marked the highest-level Working Capital Index in 10 years resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic, reported J.P. Morgan. The findings highlight how real-world events impact inventory levels and the availability of working capital. Working capital is defined as inventory, debts, cash, and cash equivalents. A business needs working capital to be able to […]