No business can survive very long without an effective program of controls over the parts and material used in producing or distributing goods and services of the firm. Like many other things that depend on human interpretation, “control” means different things to different people. In this one-day course, you will learn how to run a smooth and cost-effective operation, with enough products on hand to satisfy needs without stockpiling excess inventory. You will learn how effective inventory management contributes to the financial success of an organization. You will learn how to benchmark your current system against current practices in inventory management and how to take a team approach to managing inventory. You will learn how to reduce inventory management cost and understand terms that are frequently used in warehouse management.