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Oct 2015 - Business Strategy - Doc # RI259401

Business Strategy: How Lean Is Too Lean — Balancing Inventory Staging Strategies with Customer Satisfaction

Table of Contents

IDC Retail Insights Opinion

In This Study

Situation Overview

The Approach

Centralized Inventory

Table: Hub-and-Spoke Centralized Inventory Strategy

Decentralized Inventory

Table: Decentralized Inventory Strategy

Pricing Optimization

Inventory Mobility

Table: Transshipment Strategy

Future Outlook

Essential Guidance

Actions to Consider

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Related Research

Synopsis

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