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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 21, 2022

Metrics in IV to understand the exposure rates

Ability to have insights into how much Inventory we are exposing for Demand and the reasons behind blocking by Dirty Node Vs Safety Stock vs Demand…etc.,

This information is critical for business and operations team. The below metrics are needed to determine the Inventory exposure by IV.

  1. Number of Items have supply > 0 By Node

  2. Number of Items available to sell >0 By Node after the DirtyNode for shipping & Pickup

  3. Number of items available to sell > 0 By Node after the SafetyStock for shipping & Pickup

  4. Number of items available to Sell >0 By Node for shipping & Pickup

What is your industry? Retail
How will this idea be used?

These information are needed by business in planning and forecasting. Also , this information will be used by operations team to identify any systemic failures.