Articles written about the latest supply chain and inventory management news and trends.

  • BOPIS-Buy Online Pick Up In Store Model Graphic

    The BOPIS Model: A Guide to Inventory Management

    Introduction to BOPIS BOPIS is an acronym that stands for buy online, pickup in-store. This model is a strategy that many retailers have adopted in order to keep up with consumer demand for convenience. It’s an extension of online shopping that gives the customer freedom to browse online, but also allows them to save on […]

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    A Guide to Inventory Metrics: What You Need to Know

    Do the physical items in your inventory match your accounting records? What is the average number of days it takes to sell your items? There’s a lot that goes into supply chain management, and inventory metrics should be leveraged to guide your decision-making and operations. What are Inventory Metrics? Inventory metrics assist businesses in measuring […]

  • 8 Ways to Better Manage Seasonal Inventory

    Forecasting your inventory levels can be tricky, especially when it comes to inventory that relies on seasonal demand. With seasonal items like holiday decorations, winter equipment, or back-to-school supplies, you have a shorter time frame to turn inventory into sales. You could be forced to heavily mark down your items if you overstock, and you […]