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Inventory Management Reporting and KPI's

Posted by Austin Hardware on Jun 11, 2019 10:09:33 AM
     The Importance of KPIs The use of impartial, dispassionate data to measure business success is critical. It reassures you when you’re doing something correctly, and helps you make adjustments to your plan when needed. These metrics, often referred to as Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) apply...
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Topics: Vendor Managed Inventory, Warehouse Management, inventory management

The State of Industrial Vending Machines

Posted by Admin on Mar 27, 2018 11:45:00 PM
While it has been around for over a century, within the industrial supply sector, vending technology has been one of the fastest growing markets in about the last half-decade to help improve inventory management.
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Topics: Warehouse Management

The Future of Warehouse Management & Logistics

Posted by Austin Hardware on Feb 15, 2018 12:14:00 AM
"Warehouse management and logistics face tremendous challenges due to the consistently growing e-commerce sector. Whereas brick-and-mortar store logistics are subject to general regulations (most notably due to business hours), online retailers experience almost no limits when it comes to time and...
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Topics: Warehouse Management

Finding the Right Partner: Selecting a VMI Provider

Posted by Austin Hardware on Jul 19, 2017 12:22:00 AM
In your business, you have a multitude of buy-sell relationships. Wouldn’t having a partner be more efficient and beneficial? With a Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) program, you can have just that! Aside from having a close relationship with your supplier, there are a variety of benefits to...
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Topics: Vendor Managed Inventory, Warehouse Management