Executive Briefings

Say Goodbye to SLOB--Slow and Obsolete Inventory

Waste in the supply chains of process industries - or slow and obsolete inventory - amounts to about 0.3 percent of revenue. That's significant, says Lora Cecere, industry analyst with Altimeter Group, but few people want to talk about it because it signals that the supply chain is not working effectively. [Run Time (Min:) 4:40]

Waste in the supply chains of process industries - or slow and obsolete inventory - amounts to about 0.3 percent of revenue. That's significant, says Lora Cecere, industry analyst with Altimeter Group, but few people want to talk about it because it signals that the supply chain is not working effectively. [Run Time (Min:) 4:40]