Inventory Management Advice

Making better use of the data in your inventory system

Simulator Now Working

Simulator Now Working

The simulator is now working. The problem was that getting Javascript to work on a WordPress site is not always a simple matter. I dealt with the problem by having the simulator hosted outside this site and linking to it.
Interactive Facilities Being Developed

Interactive Facilities Being Developed

I am developing interactive facilities for use by readers of this blog. For that reason, there have not been any posts for a while. A large proportion of my future posts will contain online calculators. I am currently testing an online inventory management simulator...
Interactive Facilities Being Developed

Mathematical Expressions Problem Fixed

Mathematical expressions are now displayed. A WordPress update had stopped mathematical expressions from being displayed by the plugin which I had been using for that purpose. I replaced that plugin with one which appears to be kept up to date. As a result, the...
Interactive Facilities Being Developed

Mathematical Expressions Not Displayed

Mathematical expressions are not displayed in this blog at present. The problem is that the plugin used for displaying them is not compatible with the latest version of WordPress. I am currently looking for a solution to that problem. I won’t be publishing any...
Data Accuracy

Data Accuracy

Introduction Achieving good inventory management requires reliable accurate up to date data. If there are problems with data accuracy, check to see that your inventory system (or ERP system) is being used as it is designed to be used. If you try to shortcut data entry...
Reducing Ordering Delays

Reducing Ordering Delays

Introduction The lead time for an item starts when the item should be ordered, not when the order is sent to the supplier. To find out the effect on the required investment in inventory of that time difference, see the table in the article entitled “Reducing Lead...