In the real world, suppliers are not always reliable, and inventory forecasts are not always right. To protect yourself from demand and supply risks, you need a certain amount of safety stock in place. This will ensure that your customer service levels remain consistently high.
The business outlook for the new year is positive. Despite rumblings about a possible recession, the effects of a trade war and an ongoing transformation in retail, the market is showing strong signs of stability. This bodes well for retailers and the POS solution providers who supply them with technology and services.