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Reference no. 9-606-023
Authors: Noel Watson
Published by: Harvard Business Publishing
Originally published in: 2005
Version: 7 January 2009
Length: 11 pages
Data source: Generalised experience

Abstract

Provides a context and exercise for introducing retail inventory management, including cost optimization, service-level criteria, and forecasting in single and multiproduct settings. The owner of a single-location paper and paper products store considers the implications of expansion for inventory management. Considerations include lost sales, retail metrics for multiproduct settings, and shelf space constraints.
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1994

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Abstract

Provides a context and exercise for introducing retail inventory management, including cost optimization, service-level criteria, and forecasting in single and multiproduct settings. The owner of a single-location paper and paper products store considers the implications of expansion for inventory management. Considerations include lost sales, retail metrics for multiproduct settings, and shelf space constraints.

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Location:
Industries:
Other setting(s):
1994

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