Create an Inventory Management Strategy

All businesses have an inventory, but not all businesses put in place an effective inventory management strategy. Without a solid inventory management strategy in place, many things can go wrong. Efficiency and productivity slows down, and a business might not be […]

By |2019-01-14T09:15:06-04:00January 8th, 2019|eCommerce Best Practices, Inventory Management|

What is Inventory Management?

What does inventory mean to you? To many businesses, it means total and utter exasperation. There’s counting involved and you have to make sure that you never run out of stock, order too much and minimize human error. The thing is, inventory management doesn’t have to be complicated at all. […]

By |2018-12-26T15:48:54-04:00December 4th, 2018|eCommerce Best Practices, Inventory Management|

10 Industry Leaders Weigh in on the Importance of E-commerce Inventory Management Software

Building an e-commerce shop requires managing a wide range of complex processes, including inventory, marketing, and operations. Many shops start out in basements and spare rooms, growing slowly while single owners manage everything themselves. As shops grow, they require more skills, time investment, and a considerable amount of labor, planning, […]

By |2017-07-11T04:53:15-04:00November 16th, 2017|Inventory Management|

How Forecasting Inventory Can Reduce E-Commerce Costs

Selling in e-commerce means managing costs, supply, and profit to ensure that you can offer a quality experience to customers, while maintaining a competitive advantage. To achieve this, you must find a balance between reducing inventory stock and warehousing costs while maintaining enough inventory to prevent […]

By |2017-06-01T03:12:18-04:00October 24th, 2017|Inventory Management|

How to Gauge Amazon Product Lifecycle

Selling on Amazon means conducting a significant amount of research to learn about the market, demand, and competition for any products you are interested in selling. This is especially crucial for private label brands developing their own products, because research will show whether it’s worth investing years of time and […]

By |2017-07-05T10:50:54-04:00October 11th, 2017|Amazon Tips & Tricks, Inventory Management|

Inventory Analyst: The Skubana Guide to Multi-Marketplace Inventory Management

Selling in any capacity necessitates strong inventory management to understand product costs, earnings, and turnover. However, as you move into multi-channel or multi-marketplace e-commerce, inventory management becomes more complex and a mistake can drastically cut into your earnings, forecasts, and profitability.

Optimizing, updating, and controlling your inventory will ensure that you […]

By |2018-08-07T11:59:49-04:00September 26th, 2017|Inventory Management|

Integrating EDI for Multichannel Inventory Management

EDI or Electronic Data Interchange is a communication method, like a language, that allows you to exchange documents between servers and locations in real time. Using an EDI client like Crossfire EDI, you can automate processes such as invoicing, order supply form submission, stocks, sales, ledgers, […]

By |2017-09-11T09:32:01-04:00September 6th, 2017|Inventory Management|

Amazon FBA FAQs

Fulfilled by Amazon (FBA) is an Amazon service that allows you to provide fast shipping, quality customer service, and even returns processing through Amazon’s vast fulfillment and customer service network. Currently, more than 65% of Amazon sellers use FBA to provide 2-day shipping to Amazon Prime users, […]

5 E-Commerce Inventory Tactics That Boost Revenue

This is a guest post from the Camcode team. Nicole Pontius is the marketing communications manager for Camcode, a global manufacturer of asset tracking solutions. At Camcode, Nicole focuses on helping organizations better manage and track […]

By |2017-04-10T02:37:56-04:00April 20th, 2017|Inventory Management|

Why Running Out of Stock on Amazon Is a Better Strategy Than a Price Hike

This is a guest post by Franz Jordan. Franz is the CEO of Sellics, a powerful All-in-One e-commerce tool that combines everything sellers need to be successful on Amazon. Whether you’re looking to increase sales or lower your ACoS, you can now manage your […]

By |2017-03-15T14:55:13-04:00March 14th, 2017|Inventory Management|

Detox your Inventory: Build and Maintain Profitability in Your Business

Maintaining the best products and level of inventory to match your customers’ ever-changing needs is one of the hardest processes to manage as an e-commerce business owner. We’ll take you through how to manage e-commerce inventory, from selecting the correct products in the first place, to how to deal with slow-moving […]

By |2017-04-13T23:40:39-04:00March 7th, 2017|Inventory Management|

Skubana + Jet Integration Streamlines Inventory Management

Skubana is pleased to present its new Jet integration, which will allow e-commerce sellers to monitor their inventory across Jet and other channels, as well as gauge profits despite the great discounts that draws users to Jet.

The Jet acquisition by Walmart was one of the most discussed highlights of 2016 […]

By |2017-06-13T12:20:53-04:00February 28th, 2017|Inventory Management, Skubana Updates|

What is the 80/20 rule, and how does it apply to e-commerce?

This post was brought to you by Beatrix Lee of AfterShipAfterShip is a shipment tracking solution, provides a unified platform to help users better track their shipments.Our mission is to make shipment tracking easy for online sellers and buyers. Reach them at for any […]

By |2017-03-02T12:39:29-04:00February 20th, 2017|Inventory Management|

Understanding SKU Growth: How Increasing Inventory Affects Costs & Management

Being an e-commerce multi-channel seller creates natural inventory growth over time. How? By not having the requirement to decrease inventory in order to accommodate the physical limitations of brick and mortar storefronts. While sales likely increase, it is important to understand the costs and implications of holding on to obsolete and non-moving inventory, and […]

The Strategies that Built SellerLabs, A Top E-Commerce Software Solution

Growth is not just about the revenue you attain over years – growth is about your business’s evolution and adaptability to becoming the solution for many of your pain points. Brandon Checketts’s entrepreneurial career began with, a textbook marketplace for consumers, and now Brandon Checkett’s SellerLabs aims to […]

By |2017-07-03T06:05:55-04:00January 26th, 2016|eCommerce Best Practices, Inventory Management|

5 Critical Questions to Ask Your Dropshipping Supplier for Q4

We’re happy to feature Doba, a leading dropshipping marketplace focused on helping online retailers increase their sales and grow their businesses as our guest blogger this week. They have THE critical questions you should be asking any dropshipping supplier to help fuel your Q4. 

Chad Rubin|2017-06-30T02:29:38-04:00October 21st, 2015|eCommerce Best Practices, Inventory Management|

Measuring Your E-Commerce Success Through the Use of KPIs

ecommerce-kpi | Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for E-commerce BusinessA Key Performance Indicator (KPI) is a measurable value that demonstrates how effectively a company is achieving key business objectives at different levels of the organization. Figuring out what to measure begins with clearly stating […]

By |2017-07-11T10:39:03-04:00March 11th, 2015|eCommerce Best Practices, Inventory Management|

Amazon Enters Multi-Platform Promotions With Their New Giveaway Tool

Amazon-eCommerce-Giveaway-ToolsAmazon has launched a new self-service tool for customers to host giveaways directly on Amazon’s site. With this announcement the e-commerce giant is putting itself in the position of becoming a promotions platform that could become quite handy for sellers.

Normally the word […]

By |2018-05-30T11:23:19-04:00February 27th, 2015|Amazon Tips & Tricks, Inventory Management|

[Infographic] Detox Your E-Commerce’s Inventory

Detox-Ecommerce-Inventory-2015“Get healthy”, “Exercise more”, “Detox my body” are some of the more common New Year’s resolutions we hold ourselves to. Some of the more successful sellers think about their business in the same way. And it doesn’t just start and stop in […]

By |2017-03-07T11:02:27-04:00February 26th, 2015|eCommerce Best Practices, Inventory Management|

A Lesson from Skubana’s CEO on E-Commerce Marketplace Selling – His Pain is Your Gain

Skubana-CEO-ECommerce-NewsThank you for visiting Skubana’s E-commerce Insights Blog. This year marks an exciting milestone, as we will very shortly not only disrupt the market, but invent a categorically new breed of product: Skubana is an all-in-one cloud platform to help e-commerce […]

By |2017-06-20T10:48:07-04:00February 23rd, 2015|eCommerce Best Practices, Inventory Management|