Whether you’re managing inventory from retail stores, e-commerce, wholesale—or all of the above—you have to ensure to track your inventory correctly and in real-time. After all, you don’t want customers to order a sold-out product (and they don’t want to either).
Multichannel selling is complex, but when done properly with the right tools, you can keep all the moving parts connected. From the warehouse to your online store, you’ll learn everything you need to know in this article about multichannel inventory management, so you’ll never have a missing piece.
Multichannel inventory management challenges
There are many challenges you’ll face when dealing with multichannel inventory management. Think of it like domino toppling—even with one domino missing or placed wrong, the chain reaction won’t work, affecting the end result.
Let’s look at some common challenges businesses face when managing multichannel inventory.