From fledgling startups to global enterprises, there’s no doubt that technology has dramatically impacted the way every business operates. This is especially true in supply chain logistics, which is the practice of getting products and services to customers as quickly and efficiently as possible. These processes are often labor-intensive and analog, but technological innovations from the […]Continue reading
Inventory management methodologies, definitions, and best practices to manage and control your stock.
Your warehouse’s fulfillment process can be complex, but it doesn’t have to be! By setting up sublocations in a certain way you can optimize your sales order fulfillment, saving you and your team time and headache! The best layout for warehouse optimization There are several ways to lay out your warehouse based on your needs, […]Continue reading
We’re used to thinking of physical products as one-time rather than recurring purchases, so why might you want to start a subscription box business? Until recently, the idea of paying for something on a monthly or bi-monthly basis was reserved for services like electricity, TV, and phones. Subscription box businesses are trying to change that. […]Continue reading
Inventory control is simply the process of tracking the quantity, movement, and value of your products. In the past 11 years of helping small businesses with inventory, we’ve heard many customers call this process both inventory management and inventory control, so we consider the terms to be interchangeable. Who is inventory control for? Inventory control […]Continue reading
Most inFlow articles are about inventory management, but we also wanted to take a moment to discuss asset tracking. If you haven’t heard of asset tracking before, think of it as monitoring the equipment and supplies you use to run your business. Most businesses keep the invoices computers, supplies and software, but that only […]Continue reading