• Engineering
  • Published 2012

Right-sizing your inventory

  title={Right-sizing your inventory},
  author={Andrew Dobosz and Andrew Dougal},
Inventory management - having the right product in the right place at the right time - is not a new concept in supply chain. Supply chain managers have always had to deal with the conflicting demands of trying to improve service while reducing inventory. In today's environment, new complexities, such as shorter product life spans, increased reliance on promotions and longer global supply chains, are adding to this challenge. The net impact is that companies often do not fully understand their… CONTINUE READING