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What the future of inventory management looks like

As economic conditions change, so do inventory management strategies. Few industries showcase this better than the retail industry. Long term, businesses across industries are rethinking what it means to have lean inventory on the balance sheet and safety stock to meet sales.

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  • Off-price retailers shift tactics as inventory gluts squeeze the industry
  • Retailers take expensive measures to clear inventory ahead of peak season
  • Best Buy bucks the glut trend, boasting healthy inventory
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Davide Savenije Editor-in-Chief at Industry Dive.