Inventory Management Development Training

Inventory management is a key component and focus in apparel supply chains. This course includes many techniques to help merchandisers, store managers, and business managers focus on proper inventory managing techniques , and covers the best practices for inventory control across global supply chains. To help to increase the profits after merchandising, certain best practices should be incorporated into the operating procedures.

This can be adopted by Bangladesh business professionals in their operations. This workshop aims to facilitate logical discussions of problems faced by the professionals in their inventory/store management.

This course will enable attendees to:

  • Introduce the best practices (including various models practiced) in the inventory management.
  • Be able to appreciate the importance of inventory techniques in the supply chains
  • Link other domains with Inventory such as Warehousing, Finance, and Logistics etc.

Topics that will be covered:

  • Impact of Inventory on the Performance of the firm
  • Forecasting (both qualitative and quantitative)
  • Levels of Inventory, types of production systems, and its practice relevance
  • Basic and relevant inventory models and their extension (across various industry)
  • Postponement strategy
  • Basic inventory finance
  • Material storage, accounting systems, and classification systems
  • How to evaluate the inventory performance in the system
  • Audit systems and handling of discrepancies


Trainer’s Profile

Prof. V.G. Venkatesh is a instructor specializing in Supply Chain Management and Logistics. He is a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) from APICS, USA & has versatile international industry experience from Honduras, USA, Hong Kong, and Bangladesh in International Supply Chain Practices.

He has over 16 years of experience from the industry and academics. His strong academic background includes a Masters in Manufacturing from BITS-Pilani, India, a MF in Tech from the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), India, and is a qualified trainer in the commonwealth countries with a PGCHE from NTU (UK). He has published case studies, research papers in reputed journals, and presented papers at conferences at USA, Taiwan, and other countries.  V.G. Venkatesh can be found on LinkedIn at:


Who Should Attend: This course is valuable for Merchandisers, Store Managers, Operations Managers, and Sourcing Managers.

Session Dates and Locations:  For specific dates and locations available for this training session please contact us at


Course Duration: 2 days

Course Fee: BDT 20,000.00 / Person (excluding 15% VAT)

Deliverables: Each attendee will receive a certificate of attendance upon successful completion of the course.

Public Training Terms.

Our Discount Policy:
  1. Group Investment: BDT 17,000.00 / Person (excluding 15% VAT) - A group discount is applicable for 2 or more  participants from same company)
  2. Early bird Investment: BDT 18,000.00 / Person (excluding 15% VAT) - You will be given a discount on our published course fee when registering two weeks prior to the start date of the training course.
Please note: This discount policy only applies to Intertek’s public training courses or publicly held paid webinars and is not applicable to any on-site training course or paid webinar offered to a specific company.