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SKU

SKU

(StockKeeping Unit) The number of one specific product available for sale. If a hardware device or software package comes in different versions, there is an SKU for each one.
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Dollar General's Dreiling said SKU optimization means that instead of "trying to play in every category, really focusing on those that are most productive," particularly in smaller stores, where space is at a premium.
All advertisers used Adchemy's software, which enables them to create campaigns that contain one SKU per product target per ad group and manage bids by individual SKU.
Manual pickers are typically limited to one case at a time, versus other industries with lighter product that allows pickers to grab several cases of each SKU when picking.
Burton's Biscuit Company slashed 14% of its SKUs last year to reduce costs and focus on best-selling lines, The Grocer can reveal.
SKU stands for "stock keeping unit" and is used to represent production units at all levels of combination.
These processes do not measure how a SKU performs or determine if a product should remain or be eliminated from the portfolio.
Managing the dynamics of a large SKU base whose characteristics are constantly changing will add significant time, cost, and data complexities, resulting in significant growth of the Information Systems department budgets over time.
Smart's patented intermittent demand forecasting technology can forecast at either the warehouse or store level, permitting retail managers to accurately plan the demand for slow-moving SKUs.
Make SKU champions accountable for costs: One solution to SKU proliferation is to push responsibility for profitability down to individual product groups and sales organizations, says Goupil.
We'll still have Tabasco and Coke but will we have four or five SKUs of the same brand?
According to the latest numbers from PC Data, a research firm that monitors retail channel sales, the major software distributors currently support more than 8,000 active software SKUs (stock-keeping units)--a count that includes upgrades, special price offers, promotional bundles, multiple disk formats, platform variations, license packs, and other permutations.
With Givex SKU Loyalty, RMS users can easily run innovative promotions themselves, such as bonus points for featured items, buy-one-get-one-half-off or get the 11th item free after 10 purchases.