Preparing properly for a warehouse inventory is imperative to the success of the count. Preparation includes organizing the areas as well as the inventory items and how the count will be recorded.
The initial focus of a warehouse inventory is documenting and evaluating the results of the inventory, it is incredibly important to understand that the driving force behind a satisfactory count is the accuracy of the warehouse inventory itself.
The integrity of the count is predominantly down to:
If you use the following questions they will assist you in planning your warehouse inventory:
The subsequent list includes suggestions to assist you in the preparation of your warehouse for the warehouse inventory, this is recommended to be completed well in advance of the warehouse inventory:
Good Luck with your warehouse inventory.