Supply Chain Optimization Blog

Practical tips to improve your supply chain operations.


USPS Shipping Zones

USPS has a unique understanding of shipping zones. USPS zones are defined based on the distance a package has to travel from its original point. As a result, a lot of confusion occurs when defining various USPS shipping zones, and the most common ... Read more →

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Ending Inventory Key Takeaways

If you're an interested businessman and sell goods, you've most probably heard about "ending inventory" This term explains the total value of products a company still has for sale at the end of an accounting period. It is a piece of vital ... Read more →

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Margin Calculator

One of the most important calculations to factor in when running a business is the concept of margin. A margin calculator is bound to be your best friend when calculating an item's revenue. Defining the gross margin of an item is relatively easy to ... Read more →

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Deadstock: What Deadstock Is, What Causes Deadstock, and How You Can Avoid & Manage It

What is deadstock, you wonder? Simply put, deadstock is inventory that doesn't sell. Unfortunately, Deadstock is a common issue with businesses that don't use any inventory management software. As a result, the products that don't sell can remain on ... Read more →

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Cost of Goods Sold

You need to know the cost of goods sold to calculate your business's profits. Calculating and defining the cost of goods sold is an important factor in setting prices and managing your business budget. So what is the cost of goods sold? How do ... Read more →

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A Detailed Introduction to Amazon Buy Shipping

Being the largest online marketplace and one of the big five companies in the U.S information industry. Amazon.com has numerous services to make people's life easier. For instance, the paid subscription program Amazon Prime gives you one or two-day ... Read more →

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Shopping Cart Abandonment: Reasons, Effects, & What You Can do to Prevent It

Shopping online is not so different from shopping in a store. As customers, we all have certain expectations and bullet-points we need to have met, as well as encountering millions of other distractions throughout our shopping journey that may ... Read more →

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Amazon FBA: What is Amazon FBA, How Does It Work, Is It Worth It?

If you are trying to start a new business and want to make a considerable amount of money over the internet, selling your products online is one of the best ways to get there. Being the leading e-commerce platform worldwide, Amazon is one of the ... Read more →

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Delivery Exceptions: What Does Delivery Exception Mean & How to Avoid It?

One of the most important factors in e-commerce is precise delivery. Doing your best to meet your customers' expectations and providing timely delivery is as critical as ever, with the e-commerce market innovating itself by the minute. Nonetheless, ... Read more →

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Bullwhip Effect – Definition, Causes, and Impacts on Supply Chain

In every business, customer-oriented demand fluctuations take as a standard to some degree. A retailer sells 100 packs of socks one month, while the same retailer doubles the sales next month. Of course, this is not a one-way journey. The increasing ... Read more →

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