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    Trade wars - opportunity or threat to your supply chain?

    Trade wars - opportunity or threat to your supply chain?


    The trade negotiations between the USA and China seem to be moving in the right direction, and although it looks like they are close to a formalized agreement, there is still a lack of clarity on a few issues. Until they put pen to paper, all... Read More

    Natural disasters and the risk to your business

    Natural disasters and the risk to your business


    From hurricane Dorian in the Bahama's to the fires in the Amazon basin to cyclone Idai in Mozambique, natural disasters are on the increase. While governments and industries struggle to align on the short term and long-term effects of climate... Read More

    If a recession comes, is your supply chain ready?

    If a recession comes, is your supply chain ready?


    It’s easy to look at stock market volatility and begin to wonder about the health of the economy. While it’s always worth remembering that indexes like the Dow Jones or the FTSE aren’t truly representative of the whole economy, there are some other... Read More

    How Your Sales and Ops Teams Affect Your Inventory

    How Your Sales and Ops Teams Affect Your Inventory


    The styles of the Sales Manager and the Inventory Planner are usually total opposites. And when you throw the Finance and Marketing people into the mix, well, things can get interesting when trying to reach consensus. It’s a balancing act with these... Read More

    Brexit’s effect on supply chains

    Brexit’s effect on supply chains


    The issue of Brexit has taken over the airwaves and is very much top of mind — especially for leaders of companies within the UK and companies that provide products or services to the UK. The 31st of October is D-day, and the UK will be leaving the... Read More

    Extend your demand planning in Acumatica

    Extend your demand planning in Acumatica


    In a previous blog post, we looked at the difference between Inventory Control and Inventory Management. Today, we want to look specifically at Acumatica, a true-cloud ERP application that has seen significant growth over the last few years. Our... Read More

    How to minimize damaged, spoiled and expired inventory

    How to minimize damaged, spoiled and expired inventory


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    The types of inventory loss and how to minimize your risk (part 1)

    The types of inventory loss and how to minimize your risk (part 1)


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    Inventory visibility is the advantage you need to grow your business

    Inventory visibility is the advantage you need to grow your business


    Getting the most out of your investment in inventory is daily issue for inventory-based businesses of all sizes. The increasing complexity of supply chains means your inventory team is likely struggling to understand what’s really going on and what... Read More