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take inventory

To count and record an itemized list of items in one's inventory. The boss is making the entire warehouse staff come in on Saturday to take inventory. We'll need to take inventory to see what was stolen during the break-in.
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take inventory

to make an inventory list. They are taking inventory in the warehouse, counting each item and writing the number on a list. The hardware store closed once a year in order to take inventory.
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The IPIC pooling method requires grouping LIFO inventory according to (1) the two-digit commodity codes in Table 6 of the Producer Price Index Detailed Report or (2) the general expenditure categories in Table 3 of the Consumer Price Index Detailed Report.
First, the accumulated LIFO reserve--the difference between the dollar value of the inventory under the First-In, First Out (FIFO) accounting method and the dollar value of the LIFO-based inventory--would be subject to tax on a one-time basis.
Although geographic location was not included as a question on the inventory, e-mail extensions indicated that the respondents were not just in the United States but in several other countries as well, including Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, and others.
Large numbers of suppliers would deliver direct to the factory in large batches (several weeks of inventory at a time).
Since January 15, 2004, the inventory in the $0-400K, $901K1.
MANAGING INVENTORY, WORK ORDERS, AND SPACE Lansing Community College (MI) wanted a system that would be Web-based, would integrate with its Oracle-based financial system, and would combine inventory, space management, and work orders in a single system.
Through NVC, companies can build an agile, "adaptive" supply chain and, ultimately, reduce inventory, quicken production, and meet changing customer demands and volatile market forces.
Or you can choose a software application to help you manage inventory and billing.
Inventory overstatements made up the majority of asset valuation frauds and are the focus of this article.
a Texas-based after-market auto parts distributor, worked with a corporate barter company to trade excess inventory for a 259,000-square-foot distribution center -- a deal worth in excess of $6 million.
This attitude is leading more and more companies to automate their rubber inventory management under the Tagged Inventory Management Expertise (T.
Indeed, notes Steve Bromberg of EPA, assembling an emission inventory "is still really more of an art than a science.
Compass 7 is an integrated collection of CMMS modules, including work-order control, inventory control, and purchasing.
The Wilderness Society inventory gave estimates of both "ancient forest," which contains some but not all of the old-growth characteristics identified in PNW-447, and "old-growth," which has a high probability of meeting all the criteria of PNW-447, including snags and down logs.