All posts tagged: Private Label Manufacturing

The Basics of Product SKU Fragmentation

A SKU (stock keeping unit) is a tool used in the field of inventory management as a specific product identifier.  It is a number or term that is assigned to individual retail products to identify price, product options, and manufacturer.  Different retail locations and sources of sale use different SKUs to identify products.  Unlike UPC codes, these are not universal or standardized, but in house specific.  SKUs keep track of inventory and each variant of a product has a unique SKU. 

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3 Methods of Sourcing a Product

Step one after figuring out what your business will provide is learning how and where to source your product or products. Before we get too technical, let’s explain why where and how a product is is sourced is important for a business.

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