Executive Summary



Most people are under the false impression that a computerized system can solve and get your inventory situation in order once and for all.  The great advantages of computers reaches only organizations devoted to the controls. Once controls are set up, computerization will considerably simplify the clerical work and the analysis. The maintenance inventory is designed to support the performance of the maintenance function. There are 20 reasons as to why inventory is not under control, a few of them are: Stock-outs on critical parts when they are needed, Inventory on shelf for 1 year or more, Inventory for units no longer in service, etc. Computerized Inventory Control can help to eliminate stock-out and obsolete parts.