Category Archives: Inventory Management

Supply Chain Analytics: Interpretations, Challenges, and How They Impact the Future of Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Analytics

Almost every organization is dependent on the supply chain for its operations. Manufacturing companies rely on it to get goods to their consumers. Retailers depend on the effectiveness of the supply chain to meet their customers’ demands. The coordination in the supply chain ensures a smooth flow of data and the needs of all stakeholders […]

4 Ways Technology Can Enhance Your Supply Chain Management

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Technology has been contributing significantly to the success of organizations across industries. Manufacturing companies, BPOs, schools, and logistics companies have integrated technology to increase efficiency and save time and money. The supply chain industry has recently seen a shift to technology as most businesses lean on technology for their operations. Effective supply chain management is critical to the […]

Top 6 Supply Chain Trends Impacting eCommerce Businesses

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Businesses have to change their strategies from time to time to align with the market shifts and the changing consumer requirements. Over the years, technology has been the primary source of changes in supply chain trends, as more retailers continued to integrate technology in their operations. 2020 was a unique year that saw significant changes […]

Top 5 Unique Inbound and Outbound Shipping Industry Trends to Look Out For

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Of all supply chain elements, logistics is the hardest nut to crack. Varying freight rates due to the changing fuel costs or unpredictable weather are just a couple of examples to the volatile trends of the shipping industry. For effective logistics and supply chain activities, it is essential for businesses to be in touch with […]

eCommerce Logistics: The Science of Sales Forecasting

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Customer satisfaction has a direct impact on the bottom line of a business. Also, proper planning ensures that all business goals are met, and informed decisions are made. This, therefore, makes sales forecasting a crucial activity. So, what is it?  Sales forecasting looks to estimate the demand for particular products over a given period of time.  Regardless […]

Understanding the Basics of Inventory Control Software

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There are lots of inventory control systems on the internet today. You may be overwhelmed by the ideal inventory software to pick for your business. Some software possesses millions of features, some of which are irrelevant while others lack standard features. Inventory management is never easy, more so if you are a large organization. Getting […]

Vendor Managed Inventory Service by QuickBox Fulfillment

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Studies show that companies that focus on supply chain optimization have supply chain costs 15% lower than the organizations that do not. Order fulfillment is just one small piece of supply chain management. QuickBox realized this and developed a complex yet precise service called Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI), in addition to their fulfillment program. VMI has become […]

Understanding Inventory Management with Stephen Adele, CEO of QuickBox Fulfillment

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This in-depth 10 minute video explores the critical fundamentals of inventory management. Stephen helps viewers breakdown these fundamentals and analyze if managing your own inventory is the most strategic decision or not. Read the full transcript below. Why Companies Struggle with Inventory Management I think the first thing that came to my mind, and I […]

Subscription Box Inventory Management for eCommerce Business Owners

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Subscription box inventory management is the biggest challenge to starting, running & scaling a successful subscription box business model. Read on to learn about the different sub-box models, forecasting, fulfillment, and more. It so often happens that those people who benefit from regular delivery of subscription purchases start thinking of how they too can establish […]

Pick Pack Methods When Fulfilling Orders for E-commerce

Pick Pack Methods

Written by Jessica Barfied  | Published by QuickBox Fulfillment This guide takes a closer look at different pick pack methods available to e-commerce companies when it comes to fulfilling orders. Which one is right for you? Pick, pack and ship. That might sound pretty easy and straightforward on paper, but the reality is often a […]