Domestic vs. Import Inventory Profile

This analysis looks at inventory turns and days-on-hand by ABC SKU popularity and inbound source (domestic vs. international). This profile highlighted the excess inventory for domestic. A SKUs. Notice that the inventory days on hand for A domestic SKUs is only slightly less than the inventory days on hand for A international SKUs, even though the domestic are only a few days away as compared to several weeks away for international sources. This observation led a significant change in the ordering frequency from domestic suppliers for A items and a nearly 20% reduction in overall inventory levels.

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