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Specialty Retail Series: Part 3 of 4

In Part 2 of this series, we talked about how ridiculously time consuming it is to conduct inventory management tasks manually. We discussed the...

Never Take Your Eyes Off this Demand Forecasting Metric

If you only look at one demand forecasting metric ever, it should be demand deviation. As you'll see in this video tutorial, demand deviation is the...

7 Areas Where Inventory Leaders Can Up Their Game

So, you want to be a really effective inventory professional? Do you want your inventory team to be the most admired group in the...

Is Your DOM Forecasting Strategy on the Wrong Path? Part 2 of 2

Part 2: AI in Supply Chain Planning and Demand Forecasting Welcome back! Earlier, we talked about the shortcomings of Distributed Order Management (DOM) systems as...

Specialty Retail Series: Part 2 of 4

Welcome to Part 2 of our Specialty Retail series. Glad you're back! In Part 1, we explained why your demand forecasting strategy must fit the...

Specialty Retail Series: Part 1 of 4

Modern Retail is Shrinking Our Ability to Make Balanced Inventory Decisions

The Growing List of Surprisingly Seasonal Items

If seasonality is sometimes a mystery to you, you're not alone! The Planning Posts writers have been accumulating a list of surprisingly seasonal items...

Is Your DOM Forecasting Strategy on the Wrong Path? Part 1 of 2

Gartner recently suggested that most retailers don’t do a good job of forecasting demand at the place where it really happens – fulfillment. Retailers...