Automating Sales and Inventory, science homework help

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As the new manager of a convenience store, you have noticed issues with the manual method of tracking sales using paper sales tickets and spreadsheets, as well as, shortages on some of the more popular items carried in the store.

Present your case for upgrading to a database driven solution for tracking sales and inventory to the store owners. They are concerned about the cost and want to know what this upgrade would entail.

Include the following:

  • How a system could improve efficiency
  • How a system could improve accuracy
  • How sales of individual items would be entered
  • How the database would store the data compared to the current spreadsheet method
  • How monitoring of inventory levels based on sales using the database would work

Choose one of the following presentation deliverables:

  • An 8- to 10-narrated slide presentation, with appropriate graphics
  • A written business proposal (approximately two pages)
  • Another deliverable approved by your faculty member

if you submit slides, be sure to include speaker notes.

Don't forget to submit references; these are required for all assignments

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Automated Inventory System

Automated Inventory System


The Convenience store is experiencing problems tracking sales with the use of traditional
paper sales tickets and spreadsheets. There has also been a trend whereby the most popular items
often face a shortage at the store before the less popular ones are even close to getting finished.

Proposed Solution

The best solution to this kind of problem is an automated inventory system that will be
able to keep track of every single item in the store as well as their trend of selling out. Once this
is known it will be possible to replace the item in the store before a shortage occurs. The
automatic inventory management system will also do the following:

Increases efficiency
A good Inventory system increases productivity and efficiency. This is achieved using
some of the automated inventory management devices such as barcode readers, scanners etc.

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