Omni-channel customer expectations for faster fulfillment and free shipping, coupled with pressure to minimize the high cost of carrying inventory across channels, are driving companies to rethink their networks. Even wholesale distributors and manufacturers can’t escape the need for change as they are being asked to fulfill direct to customer orders.
Has your inventory optimization strategy kept up with these fundamental shifts? Do you have strategies and the tools in place to determine the right mix of SKUs and inventory levels at each location in your network? Have you determined the most profitable way to replenish stores and fulfill orders while supporting customer service promises and the goals of your business?
Watch this webcast recording to get answers to these questions and more as George Swartz, vice president at Fortna, walks attendees through:
- The root causes and impacts of high inventory levels
- The impacts on inventory from omni-channel fulfillment
- The strategies and enabling technologies that will improve your inventory performance
- How to profitably plan, deploy and optimize inventory across channels in an omni-channel world