Inventory

Inventory

Tracking your inventory is essential to understanding how quickly product moves off your shelves. These articles will connect you with the most up-to-date tools and thinking to keep up with the core of your business. 

News and Articles About Inventory

Tackling the Unsexy Business of Inventory Management

Tackling the Unsexy Business of Inventory Management

Many entrepreneurs are ill-equipped for the balancing act of ensuring enough products are delivered on time without having too many lying around.
Square Unveils 'Offline Mode' and Inventory Tracking Features

Square Unveils 'Offline Mode' and Inventory Tracking Features

The mobile payments company announced today an offline function, an inventory tracker and a pre-order tool.
How This Theater Fills Its Empty Seats Every Night

How This Theater Fills Its Empty Seats Every Night

The Center Theatre Group in Los Angeles took a chance on Goldstar, a primary ticket seller, and watched its annual revenue increase by a cool million dollars.
Stocking Your Bar With Inventory

Stocking Your Bar With Inventory

Before you open your doors to the public, you've got to have drinks on hand to satisfy those thirsty crowds. Here's how to determine what you'll need.
Obsessed About Revenue? Don't Forget to Check Gross Margin

Obsessed About Revenue? Don't Forget to Check Gross Margin

Keep your eye on this key indicator to measure the health of your business.
Inventory Out of Control? Take Stock With These 3 iPad Apps.

Inventory Out of Control? Take Stock With These 3 iPad Apps.

From what's selling to what's hidden in storage, these apps help put inventory control in the palm of your hand.
Business Owners: Want to Offer a Black Friday Deal? Here's How.

Business Owners: Want to Offer a Black Friday Deal? Here's How.

Small-business retailers may not be able to match the Black Friday extravaganzas offered by the big-box stores, but there are certain things they can do to compete.
What You Need to Know About Managing Retail Inventory

What You Need to Know About Managing Retail Inventory

With hundreds or even thousands of different items in stock, you'd best put a strong program in place that tracks critical information for you.
More Reasons to Rethink Paper Records

More Reasons to Rethink Paper Records

In this case study, RM Foods deployed an ERP system that helps it keep better track of inventory and financials than spreadsheets and handwritten paperwork.
How to Streamline Your Company's Purchasing

How to Streamline Your Company's Purchasing

Cutting waste and streamlining your purchasing procedures can have a big effect on your business efficiency.
How Much Inventory Does Your Company Need?

How Much Inventory Does Your Company Need?

Several factors go into deciding how much inventory you need to stock. We take a look at the essential elements to consider.
The 4 Essential Elements Inventory

The 4 Essential Elements Inventory

Inventory management might not be the most exciting part of starting a business, but it's one of the most important.
Five Steps to Painless Inventory Management

Five Steps to Painless Inventory Management

A look at common mistakes entrepreneurs make with inventory, and how to fix them.

Controlling Your Inventory

How to find a balance between too much stock and not enough

Inventory Control

When it comes to inventory, the key is striking a balance between too little and too much.

Tracking Inventory

The right inventory tracking system makes your life easier and your business more profitable.

Inventory Turnover

Keep your business on track by keeping track of inventory turnover.

Paying Your Suppliers

What kind of payment methods will your suppliers prefer?

Vendor Bender

How to induce your vendors to lower their prices

Should Startups Place Bulk Orders?

Getting discounts often means you have to place a large order with a supplier. Is this a wise move for a new business?

Dealing With Suppliers

Establishing good relationships with suppliers puts your business on the road to success.
How to Find Product Sources

How to Find Product Sources

Got a bright idea but no idea how to locate suppliers for the products you want to sell? With our how-to guide, stocking your new business won't be such a chore.

Inventory and Cash Flow

How you handle inventory can have a major effect on your cash flow.

No Long-Term Parking

Keep it moving! Your products belong on the shelves, not in a warehouse--and retailers won't have it any other way.

Positive ID

Trouble tracking inventory? Tag it like a wild animal.

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