Unleashed is joining the Xero Roadshow in South Africa


This is your chance to meet industry experts and leaders in the South African accounting industry to learn what’s on the horizon for accountants! The Unleashed team will be making their way to both Johannesburg and Cape Town for the Xero Roadshow — this marks our first time to South Africa! Come and chat with us about all things inventory management and the cloud. The post Unleashed is joining the Xero Roadshow in South Africa appeared first on Unleashed Software.

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.

Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Working capital management revolves around inventory, debtors and creditors. South Africa. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. Visuals cash checklist earn x turn finance inventory inventory days raw material risk Slimstock suppliers working capital

Supply Chain Management in a VUCA World

Enterra Insights

He explains, “I almost feel that we should be shouting ‘Vuka’ which in Xhosa (one of the South Africa languages) means ‘wake up.’ Evaluate inventory policy, sourcing modifications, and commercial terms.

Pernod Ricard Drinks to Better Demand Forecasts

Supply Chain Movement

Combined with the expertise within the Pernod Ricard supply chain team, the flexibility of the application has helped Pernod Ricard UK achieve an ongoing improvement in demand forecast accuracy and a more optimal inventory level.

Takealot.com: Optimized stock assortment for extensive product range

RELEX Solutions

Takealot.com, South Africa’s largest online retailer, chose RELEX to support their demand forecasting, replenishment, inventory management, and reporting. Watch Rozanne Truter, Retail Divisions Manager, explain how RELEX has provided a dynamic framework for the work of category managers, and clearly reduced the time spent on routine ordering, allowing more focus on value-adding tasks instead. Related videos.

Taking the Hill

Supply Chain Shaman

When companies look at singular metrics (labor costs or inventory), they have moved backwards. I will be writing the first draft of the manuscript on my way to South Africa on May 30th. For most companies, growth has slowed. Profits are sluggish.

How Do You Define a Mature Supply Chain Planning Organization? (Part 1)

Supply Chain Shaman

Monthly design of the supply chain including form and function of inventory and inventory placement. Inventory. Focus on the level of inventory. Inventory is often focused on as a singular metric, not as part of a complex supply chain system. Focus on the form and function of inventory based on demand and supply variability and business plans. Concerted plans that focus on inventory management as one part of the supply chain as a complex system.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

Supply Chain Movement

South Africa. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. Such a system enables those companies to fulfil orders flexibly by dispatching the goods from various inventory points (e.g. 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. South Africa. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands.

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. South Africa.

How Can We Heal the Global Supply Chain?

Supply Chain Shaman

In the last six months, in my travels, I have presented to supply chain teams in China, Belgium, France, Germany, Peru, Mexico, Netherlands, South Africa, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. Inventory Turns. Today, I unpacked my bags.

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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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Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

South Africa. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. Finally, the system should enable intelligent inventory location management to ensure optimal on-shelf availability for the end customers.

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

Supply Chain Movement

South Africa. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. 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

South Africa. South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands. After years of declining revenues in European logistics services, the business started to stabilise in 2013/2014.

3PL 101

23 warehouse pros reveal the best ways for warehouses to control & reduce fulfillment costs

6 River Systems

Sophie Miles is the VP of Marketing & Co-Founder of CalculatorBuddy.com , a tech company in expansion to USA, Canada, and South Africa. Define normal parameters and fine-tune the physical inventory system. 1) Warehousing space and inventory control.

Building Outside-In Processes

Supply Chain Shaman

I am half-way through a spring speaking tour that will wrap-up in June with a speech in South Africa and Peru. It pains me to see nine out of ten companies are stuck at the critical intersection of cost and inventory turns.

May 2019 Automation Hero: Elsante Mnzava of Mkenga Group


EazyStock’s Tanazia based Partner Elsante Mnzava helps distributors in Africa become more competitive with automated processes. All with the goal of maximizing the company’s bottom line by minimizing the incidence of stock outs and materially reducing or eliminating excess inventory.

S&OP, a vision for the future. The expert interview series #7

Supply Chain Trend

The S&OP processes eventually contributed to the division’s sales growth and all-time records for both customer service levels and inventory turns. Introduction. In the last 30 years S&OP improved performance in many businesses.

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When local problems go global


Flexible inventory buffer windows. Balancing sometimes contradictory business goals such as maximizing on time delivery while minimizing inventory. A story on Bloomberg recently caught my eye. It described how BMW is seeking compensation from Bosch for a car production stoppage.

This Week in Logistics News (November 2-6, 2015)

Talking Logistics

It enhances LLamasoft’s presence and opportunities in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. Finally, last week I commented on how even though using drones for customer deliveries gets all the buzz, their use within distribution centers and yards for inventory management is equally compelling.