Inventory Management Best Practices to Grow Your Business

Inventory Management Tips


The way in which your wholesale distribution business manages inventory has a direct and critical impact on your overall success and long term viability. Successful business owners understand that inventory represents their livelihood and its importance should never be underestimated or undervalued.

This guide provides best practices for managing your inventory, whether you’re a small business or large, and provides insights into the types of tools and systems that can help.

Learn more about specific inventory management best practices such as:  

  • Inventory Inconsistencies (excess stock, obsolete stock, replenishment)
  • Barcode Scanning
  • Warehouse Picking Methods (discrete, batch, zone, wave)
  • Drop Shipping
  • Cycle Counting
  • 3 Great Inventory Management Reports
  • And more! 
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“We’ve probably gone from 30 orders a day in the past, to probably 100 with being able to just one-by-one get the orders out. “

Peter Gerogacopoulos, Kroeger Inc

Advanced Functionality

Inventory management goes hand-in-hand with proper accounting and financial management. It's important to track inventory costs, set prices and manage the invoice process. Advanced functionality such as barcode scanning, lot tracking and landed cost tracking also allows your business to further improve processes.

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