8 Inventory Costing Methods That You Might Not Know About


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.

Inventory Management and Xero Accounting Software


There’s no question that inventory management and accounting are inseparable. Small and medium-sized businesses that deal in physical goods want to manage their inventory and the flow of goods in their business. Why Not Get All-in-One Accounting and Inventory Management Software?

3 companies tell you their success with Quintiq


The average delivery time of four to six days is now down to two to three days by moving inventory closer to the end consumer with multiple fulfillment locations. What do DHL eCommerce, PKN ORLEN and World Food Programme have in common? The answer is Quintiq.

Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Working capital management revolves around inventory, debtors and creditors. New Caledonia. New Zealand. Papua New Guinea. Visuals cash checklist earn x turn finance inventory inventory days raw material risk Slimstock suppliers working capital

What is Seasonal Inventory and How to Deal With It


We’ll cover what is meant by seasonal inventory first and then cover some of the problems that it may cause you in the management of your inventory levels. What is Seasonal Inventory? What Problems Can Seasonal Inventory Cause? What Can I Do About Seasonal Inventory?

Editor’s Pick: Profiles in Yard Management Excellence – Batory Foods

Talking Logistics

A part of that involved the import of a large volume of dairy product containers from New Zealand,” says Daryl Fisher, Director of Supply Chain Solutions and Analytics. That meant we had to manage the container locations, maintain accurate inventory, and then share that information with our partners.”.

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GS1 Numbering System Required to Identify Products Online


They allow you to uniquely identify your product and manage your inventories. The UPC is a specific type of barcode used in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and other countries for tracking trade items.

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Future eCommerce Fulfilment Trends – What Will 2019 Bring?


Within New Zealand, one of the largest B2B and B2C logistics companies CourierPost offer delivery to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch addresses on the same evening the package is picked up. Warehousing companies need to ensure that their operations are reviewed so they are operating at maximum efficiency and capacity which may be achieved through improvements such as new shelving systems and product movement solutions.

Is it time to take your supply chain glocal?


In case the term is new to you, glocal, in a supply chain context, is the blending of global integration with local responsiveness. Their regional menus offer things like the Chicken Maharaja Mac in India, the Croque McDo in Belgium and the KiwiBurger in New Zealand.

Employing this S.M.A.R.T. Technique with a Logistics Company to Create Total Stakeholder Satisfaction


To effectively introduce the new international rules into New Zealand that satisfy the Olympic Rounders Committee. Build awareness and understanding about the new changes to the rules within our sporting code to increase compliance by players and referees. IT improvement outputs : is the customer delighted with the IT integration, customization, inventory and transportation tracking visibility, and data information.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

Supply Chain Movement

New Caledonia. New Zealand. Papua New Guinea. Two new software categories on the SCM IT Subway Map Europe this year are Supply Chain Risk Management and Order Management Systems. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Adequate demand planning and accurate inventory investments are key to successful supply chain management in this fast-moving industry. New Caledonia. New Zealand. Papua New Guinea.

Complex costs of transportation

Supply Chain Movement

To anticipate and respond to high customer demand, a modern Transportation Management System (TMS) needs to optimize inventory allocation. A TMS with inventory allocation enables shippers to monitor shipments down to the package level. New Caledonia. New Zealand.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Inventory stock turns in Days. Inventory management. Inventory levels. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right.

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Are we playing Sudoku or forecasting a business?

Supply Chain Nation

New Zealander Wayne Gould is credited with stumbling across a semi-completed puzzle in a Japanese bookstore and taking the idea to The Times. Forecasting boxes of deck nails in retail stores for the purpose of positioning inventory?

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

New Caledonia. New Zealand. Papua New Guinea. At the same time, a tsunami of technology innovations is flooding the business landscape, creating new possibilities but also more complexity.

10 questions about the benefits of S&OP for your organisation

Supply Chain Movement

New Caledonia. New Zealand. Papua New Guinea. Management at the helm. Some companies have a well-developed sales & operations planning (S&OP) process as a safeguard for structured decision-making.

3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

New Caledonia. New Zealand. Papua New Guinea. After years of declining revenues in European logistics services, the business started to stabilise in 2013/2014.

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26 supply chain pros reveal the single most effective way to create a winning supply chain strategy

6 River Systems

With new supply chain innovations , trends in logistics technology and advancements like automated robots making a big impact on operational efficiency, it seems that supply chain optimization is within reach for more companies than ever before. How much inventory should we carry and where?

3 Quintiq customers tell you their success stories


The average delivery time of four to six days is now down to two to three days by moving inventory closer to the end consumer with multiple fulfillment locations. What do DHL eCommerce, PKN ORLEN and World Food Programme have in common? The answer is Quintiq.

5 Ways To Improve Your Import-Export Business Now


If you’re communicating with a place like Australia and New Zealand , take the time to read up on their local politics and sport. Inventory management software such as EMERGE App allows you to use as many currencies as you need in your business. Introduction.

Thailand Ecommerce Logistics for ASEAN Enterprises: Should You Go Local?

Logistics Bureau

Assuming your enterprise has a base in East Asia, Australia, or New Zealand, cross-border fulfillment may be a good way to get a first foothold in the Thai ecommerce market. The ability to operate without substantially increasing inventory levels. Relative simplicity compared to starting a new operation within Thailand. The ecommerce market in Thailand has never been healthier and all the signs indicate huge potential for growth in the next few years.

Industry 4.0: Will Your Business Survive?

Murano Corporation

More and more, Asian manufacturers are leading the wave in adopting new and revolutionary technologies which, when combined with a low-cost labor base, provide a devastating blow to their American and European competitors. Precious capital was tied up in raw material inventory.

Retail and Sales: Understanding Order Fulfilment

The Logistics of Logistics

With the e-commerce model, this is made easier if the company maintains their online inventories as well as offering active accounts to its customers. Although some firms have their own delivery system, many still use major carriers such as UPS and FedEx, simply because it seems to cost less, but it also means less control on your inventories and fewer guarantees on the handling of your delivery and ultimately the reputation of your company.

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Equation and Unleashed help Golden Goose achieve full visibility over their bottom line


Equation Ltd is an Unleashed Implementation Partner based in Christchurch, New Zealand. Implementing new software is a big step, and I didn’t have the confidence to take it. Unleashed has provided us with a real end-to-end manufacturing and inventory management system.

Five Tips on Sourcing Products From China


What it will do is to provide some hands-on, practical tips on finding and assessing suppliers; and to highlight the pitfalls that you need to look out for whether you’re from New York or New Zealand. Bill is very happy to find a new long-term supplier. Introduction.

Navigating the Future in an Uncertain Political and Regulatory Environment


What US industrial leaders must now worry about is the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) which includes China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Brunei, Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia and others.