IDC PeerScape: Segmentation Practices for Inventory Management

IDC PeerScape: Segmentation Practices for Inventory Management

This IDC study provides actionable advice for IT executives, line-of-business managers, and decision makers who are leveraging or planning to leverage segmentation-driven inventory management."A segmentation-driven approach to inventory management enables firms to create inventory management processes and policies based on key characteristics of inventory performance as it relates to market demand," according to John Santagate, research manager, Manufacturing Supply Chain Execution, IDC.

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IDC Opinion
In This Study
Situation Overview
Practice 1: Analyze Demand History Data
Practice 2: Align Cross-Functional Resources
Practice 3: Implement Business Process Around Segmentation Strategies
Practice 4: Leverage Segmentation Strategies to Drive Inventory Management
Practice 5: Monitor and Control Segment Performance
Future Outlook
Summary of Practices
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