Basics of Inventory Control

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Basics of Inventory Control

Learn How to Control Inventory and reduce the inventory cost. Also, learn some inventory control techniques like ABC Analysis, VED Analysis.

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Inventory control is also known as stock control which simply means the activity of checking the company’s stock. In this course, You will learn some techniques for Inventory control.

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Inventory Control Terminology

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Going further in the course of ‘Inventory Control’. First, discuss some terminology used in the Inventory process, this helps us to understand the course better. Demand: It is the number…

ABC Analysis

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The inventory of an industrial organization generally consists of thousands of items with varying prices, usages rate, and lead time. It is neither desirable nor possible to pay equal attention…

VED Analysis

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V.E.D. analysis represents a classification of items based on criticality. The analysis classifies the items into three groups called Vital, Essential, and Desirable. Vital items are those items the unavailability…

Probabilistic models

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In most situation demand is probabilistic rather than the exact value of demand. Here, there is only a single procurement.For example, a boy selling newspaper has to decide in the…


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Materials Management

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The concept of material management was introduced by manufacturing industries for giving rise to efficient purchase, stocking and consumption of materials.