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A Modern Tale of Long (Supply Chain) Tails -- Part III
Part II of this blog series explained ToolsGroup’s value proposition for achieving service level excellence in distribution environments. The point of the

tech tails newsletter  this scenario, traditional inventory techniques—safety stock logic based on normal demand distribution — just don’t work.” Analyzing the “long tail” from a supply chain perspective, the tail is typically longer and bigger than from the sales and marketing perspective. From a supply chain perspective, what is the problem of being in the tail? Well, for one, inventory mixes can be largely wrong: i.e., some products are unnecessarily over-served while others are underserved. With lumpy

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