Sippin and Shippin logo.

Sippin' & Shippin'

Episode 28: Inventory kills: A guide to optimal forecasting

Sippin' & Shippin'
Sippin' & Shippin'
Episode 28: Inventory kills: A guide to optimal forecasting
/

Tanya Phipps | November 25th, 2022

Don’t let your e-commerce business succumb to death by inventory mismanagement! Join us as we talk with expert Jill Liliedahl, Global Director of Product Marketing at Inventory Planner, about the various strategies e-commerce brands can use for inventory control, optimal forecasting, and improving cash flow to keep that bottom line consistently in the black. Learn how to effectively manage common situations like inventory bloat, stockouts and more. Grab your drink of choice and enjoy!

Timestamps:

0:54 Background: Jill’s start into inventory management

5:44 Inventory risks and optimizing forecasts 

9:23 Is having “just enough” inventory okay?

10:59 Strategies for effective holiday inventory planning

14:55 Maneuvering between overstock and stockout

17:10 Knowing when to cut your losses

18:30 Cash flow improvement tips and healthy inventory turn 

23:44 Atomic behaviors: tweaks to make when cash is tight

29:14 Wait, what the heck is an artisanal popsicle?



Holiday inventory management: 7 tips for success banner

Leave a Comment