stock control


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stock control

[′stäk kən‚trōl]
(industrial engineering)
Process of maintaining inventory data on the quantity, location, and condition of supplies and equipment due in, on hand, and due out, to determine quantities of material and equipment available or required for issue and to facilitate distribution and management of material.
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We previously did not have any stock control in place, so we needed a system that could meet our requirements - especially with the recent expansion.
James Hinchliffe, managing director of the company, said: "Michael combined three roles in quality control, production planning and stock control and is highly experienced in the industry.
My main tasks are finance and the stock control of all the goods coming into the country.
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Anagram Systems are based in Horsham in the UK and have been developing Stock Control, Accounting, and Manufacturing Software for over 32 years.
Courses include health and safety training, stock control, storage of goods and customer services.
MPs to get a grip of stock control problems which have left it unable to
The primary purpose of this program was to share and teach as much knowledge as possible among all of our Soldiers across all five areas of ASP operations: stock control, movement control, shipping, receiving, and storage.
The subjects included customer contact and payments, product knowledge, handling and display, stock control and security as well as health and safety procedures.
The new warehouse purchasing and stock control system, which his project team built and installed, has been rolled out by Stena across the rest of the UK and Europe.
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In the past, five major command regional supply squadrons were controlling all supply back-shop functions for their bases, to include funding, stock control, equipment, and records management, as well as computer operations.