A national retailer without a
perpetual inventory system came to RGIS. The retailer relied on a physical cycle count to track seasonal merchandise. They typically executed all seasonal counts
in one market, limiting their data.
The RGIS team worked with the retailer to develop a new,
SKU based inventory program. This new system allowed for the collection of detailed seasonal count data.
With this new inventory program, each seasonal SKU file contained
only relevant items. RGIS employees recorded SKUs and important details with
Each count had at least
3 physical counts. Counts would be at the beginning, middle, and end of the selling cycle.
RGIS was able to perform sample inventories in several
different markets around the country. This provided a wider view of seasonal