The reverse supply chain is laden with inventory risks, particularly when the inventory contains electronic components. If your company is dealing with product returns or end-of-life assets, you worry about data security and environmental compliance risks. If you are managing service parts inventory, you worry about the financial risks that come from having too many spare parts, too few spare parts, or parts in the wrong place. It is very difficult to predict how many units will be needed to fulfill warranty and service demands – and where in the world they will be needed.
If this paints a scenario that’s all too familiar, you will definitely want to read “Identifying and Mitigating Inventory Risks in the Reverse Supply Chain” a free white paper now available for download on the ReSolve website. This white paper takes an in-depth look at the different kinds of inventory risks, explains how to quantify those risks, and discusses options for risk mitigation.
It is possible to reduce inventory risks in the reverse supply chain – but only if you’re using the right management tactics. To learn more, read the white paper now.