8 Inventory Costing Methods That You Might Not Know About

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Inventory costing or valuation is an accounting concept that has a direct impact on your gross profit and thus taxable income. Methods of valuing inventory are simply different cost-flow assumptions about how to allocate your cost of goods available for sale. Retail Inventory Method.

The Impact New Technologies Have on the Supply Chain

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Walmart, for example, used a drone to verify inventory in one of its large distribution centers (DCs). Another example is DC pick, pack and ship applications. Collins Brewery to Colorado Springs, a 120-mile journey.

A Grocery Store You’ve Never Heard of is About to be one of the Biggest in America

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When Uber Technologies used a self-driving truck to run a load of Budweiser beer across 120 miles of Colorado last year, the feat gave the trucking industry a glimpse of a cost-saving driverless future. Inventory is often delivered to warehouses in shipping containers. Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date.

Top 10 Cities for eCommerce Fulfillment

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Denver, Colorado. With inventory closer to customers, they can shorten delivery times and offer one- or same-day shipping on certain products to improve conversion rates and reduce shopping cart abandonment.