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Hidden Costs of Inventory Spreadsheets Webinar
August 17, 2017 @ 1:00 pm CDT - 2:00 pm CDT
Lunch & Learn One Hour Webinar: Hidden Costs of Inventory Spreadsheets
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 at 1:00PM CT/2:00PM ET
Ultra Consultants and NETSTOCK invite you to a Lunch & Learn Webinar all about inventory management. Gaining operational efficiency and driving costs out of the organization is a consistent goal for most manufacturing companies, but it is not always easy to achieve.
Many inventory-based businesses plan their replenishment using spreadsheets, largely because it’s a solution that’s cheap, easy, and readily available. Despite its popularity, using a spreadsheet as an inventory replenishment planning tool comes with hidden costs.
There are limits when working with standalone spreadsheets. A spreadsheet cannot maintain the complexities and best practices necessary in supply chain management.
Improve Inventory Processes
Join Ultra Consultants and Russ Graf, one of the inventory experts at NETSTOCK, for an in-depth look at the problems you’re running into with your inventory spreadsheet, whether you’ve recognized them or not. Learn more about key inventory replenishment best practices that create an optimized inventory, which improves profitability and productivity.
Get a First-Hand Look at:
- Importance of standardizing on multiple tools to manage business systems.
- The disadvantages of using manual methods, spreadsheets to track inventory.
- Building business processes to improve traceabilty, inventory control.
Who Should Attend?
Inventory management leaders, especially in the following positions:
- Inventory management
- Warehouse Manager
- Inventory Control
George Trudell, Senior Consultant, Ultra Consultants
Serving as host of the webinar, George Trudell brings more than 25 years supply chain and technology experience helping mid-sized manufacturing and distribution companies improve their businesses. He worked in industry for 15 years as a Corporate Director of Supply Chain, Planning Manager, Strategic Planning and Master Scheduler. He has worked in consulting for almost 15 years, from Senior Consultant to Partner at Grant Thornton, McGladrey, and now Ultra Corporation. George has selected and implemented ERP systems at each step in his career, leading ERP projects from both perspectives (industry and consulting).
Russ Graf, Vice President, NETSTOCK
Russ serves as Vice President of NETSTOCK – cloud-based inventory management software. In the course of his career, Russ has founded and built two successful ERP VAR businesses and been involved with over 1,000 ERP implementations. Most recently he was a Director of Sales at a leading Sage 3rd party software publisher in the SaaS space.