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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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"The absence of effective stock controls increases the risk that losses are not timeously identified and addressed, and that stock records may be in accurately reported, for example through accounting valuations or winter service reporting to the Scottish Government.
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To improve productivity in stock control, picking and order processing, the 8400 industrial mobile computer features an ergonomic keypad that facilitates one handed use, a tilted scan engine for easy data capture, and 16 MB of onboard storage plus one MicroSD slot to accommodate 8 GB of memory.
The subjects included customer contact and payments, product knowledge, handling and display, stock control and security as well as health and safety procedures.
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