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How to Keep Stock Balances Accurate
Keeping Stock Balances Accurate. Get Advice Linked to Keeping Stock Balances Accurate. Distributors must ensure the quantity of products shown to be available in their software system agrees with what is physically in their warehouses. If it doesn’t, valuable time and money are lost as customers seek other suppliers, salespeople physically check stock, and buyers are forced to overstock. Learn the policies and procedures that can maximize your inventory management system to maintain accurate stock balances.
: How to Keep Stock Balances Accurate How to Keep Stock Balances Accurate Source: Microsoft Document Type: White Paper Description: Distributors must ensure the quantity of products shown to be available in their software system agrees with what is physically in their warehouses. If it doesn’t, valuable time and money are lost as customers seek other suppliers, salespeople physically check stock, and buyers are forced to overstock. Learn the policies and procedures that can maximize your inventory
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Less Stock, More Profit: Inventory Optimization
Less Stock, More Profit: Inventory Optimization. Download Technology Research White Papers In Relation To the Inventory Optimization. Inventory optimization is the area where most enterprise resource planning (ERP) software implementations get the highest and fastest return on investment (ROI). However, many companies implementing an ERP solution don’t add a dedicated inventory optimization module. Learn how inventory optimization can offer companies huge potential to maximize the value of IT investments—and keep inventory levels at the right balance.
: , Service Level , Stock Management , Economic Order Quantity , Operations Research , Cash Conversion Cycle , Consignment Stock , Inventory Accounting , Logistics . Less stock, more profit: Inventory optimization Inventory optimization is the area where most ERP software implementations normally get the highest and fastest Return on Investment (ROI) . However, many companies that have implemented an ERP solution have not added a dedicated inventory optimization module. It is a huge potential for companies
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Maintaining Stock in Branch Locations
Though it’s advantageous to maintain operations in one location, distributors must sometimes operate multiple locations to meet local customers’ needs. Unfortunately, branch operations are expensive to operate, and to be successful, their services must be equal—but not identical—to those the home office provides. The challenges of knowing how to stock those branches can be overcome with a distribution software solution.
: Maintaining Stock in Branch Locations Maintaining Stock in Branch Locations Source: Microsoft Document Type: White Paper Description: Though it’s advantageous to maintain operations in one location, distributors must sometimes operate multiple locations to meet local customers’ needs. Unfortunately, branch operations are expensive to operate, and to be successful, their services must be equal—but not identical—to those the home office provides. The challenges of knowing how to stock those branches
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Taking Stock of TAKE Supply Chain Solutions – Part 1 » The TEC Blog
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Netpliance Responds Quickly to Hardware Hack
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: 2000 Event Summary Netpliance s stock took an 18% dip after a slot machine engineer in Las Vegas hacked a procedure to turn the network device into a full-fledged PC. Netpliance, Inc., (Nasdaq: NPLI) which only went public on March 17 at a price of $18.00 a share, was down to $14.00 a share by market close on March 21. The Netpliance, which retails for $99.00, was designed to simply do web-surfing using Netpliance s i-Opener Internet service. Netpliance s revenue model is based on the assumption that
Logility FY 2001 Comes In Like a Lamb
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: their money into i2 stock, but cooler heads (and current customers) should not be overly concerned about Logility s current difficulties. Users with relatively uncomplicated business processes in process manufacturing industries, such as food & beverage, chemicals, and other consumer goods should certainly include Logility on shortlists. Users with very particular business requirements that defy simple implementation should still involve Logility in the selection, at least through the scripted scenario
Real Media Goes To Market
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: interesting things to the stock price, it will also focus much more scrutiny on the company. There is no reason for serious concern about the effects of this offering on customers, but it is only prudent to keep an eye on the company during the first few quarters after the offering is consummated. Prospective customers who will be making a decision after the offering will want to see how effectively the funds are put to use. Any selection of a product or a service should take into account the vendor s
Analysis of TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. Release of Menu Driven Wireless Web Capability For SMS
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: for quick access to stock quotes and, bi-directional transactions such as e-business or gaming. The user performs the actual configuration of the menus, much like a user would set up his/her own voice mailbox. Users can also customize the frequency of updates to existing data. For example, Jim lives in Costa Mesa and wants to receive a weather report for the Orange County area, given that weather reports change fairly quickly, Jim can select to receive either one update per day, one per hour, and so on.
A Primer on Lean Manufacturing Using Microsoft Dynamics AX: Case Studies
To enable organizations to support lean and traditional manufacturing practices in a single system, Microsoft Dynamics AX has incorporated lean manufacturing constructs into its package. Several case studies illustrate the use of kanbans in various lean environments.
: commonly called a floor stock location or a supermarket location . The right side of figure 1 depicts the factory layout in terms of cells and inventory locations. Subassembly #1 is produced to stock in the subassembly cell, using Part #1B and other purchased components. These purchased components are first received in a stockroom, and then transferred to the floor stock location next to the subassembly cell. Completions of Subassembly #1 are placed in the final assembly floor stock location. Purchased
Is There a Way to Avoid Lengthy Catalog Numbers?
A sales configurator needs to be able to
: to have a separate stock item code, BOM, and routing—as if it was a standard stock item, and not a made-once customized product (for example, with a special color, material, or other features). An even worse consequence is that the company might literally have close operations for a few days so that the entire staff can take inventory using an item-master printout as thick as an encyclopedia, even though only a small amount of listed items are actually expected to be in stock. This is without
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