Managing by Exception

In the beauty distribution industry, managing your warehouse is one of the most important aspects of success. In each instance, Product Line Buyers have a great deal of products and warehouses to manage, on a day-to-day basis, and may not always find time to devote full attention to all aspects of warehouse management.

There simply aren’t enough man hours in the day to review every line in every warehouse. A smart manager can implement some simple rules and procedures to maintain a successful workflow. By practicing management by exception, you save time without sacrificing a comprehensive work roadmap.

Utilize the 80/20 rule.  20% of your products are exceptions and need 80% of your time in reviewing.  These products include low usage, specials, seasonal, and products which exhibit unusual buying patterns. It can be difficult to keep track of these item using conventional means. integraERP suite of products offers solutions and options to easily handling these difficult tasks.  With integraSoft software, use Exception Reporting or Dynamic Views to focus on the items that need your attention.

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