Inventory Planning

  • Ramnath Ganesan


Goods-producing companies hold inventory to fulfill orders or in anticipation of customer demand. Indeed, inventory is reported as an asset on the balance sheet, so a company’s executives may approve holding high inventory levels in order to meet its obligations. However, in a challenging business environment where products are frequently discounted or discontinued, holding inventory has become increasingly detrimental to operational performance.


Supply Chain Lead Time Forecast Error Inventory Level Safety Stock 
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© Ramnath Ganesan 2015

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  • Ramnath Ganesan
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  1. 1.TXUS

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