Take control of your inventory management and order fulfillment with Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI). Profit from more efficient ordering, reduced inventory and logistics processing costs, better replenishment and demand planning.

Controlling your inventory is a challenging task, requiring technical expertise and precise stock management. Partner with an experienced VMI provider.


Acorn undergoes a bespoke process, analysis and install for each of our clients. We provide a full consultation along with install of appropriate technology and processes. You can see a visual representation of our process in the infographic.

Outsourcing either in full, or a segment, of your supply chain logistics operation to an expert provider allows you to unleash the full insights and benefits of the vendor managed inventory system.

Partnering with an experienced VMI provider allows you to concentrate on your core strengths while benefitting from more efficient supply and inventory.

Acorn has decades of experience in logistics planning and inventory management. OEM clients appreciate the elimination of excessive administrative time and costs with a full supply solution.

VMI advantages

— Improved overall service level
— Reduction in stock-outs
— Improved product ordering process
— Eliminate line-downs
— Decreased administration time
— Better stock visibility
— Higher inventory control

VMI macro benefits

— Better planning
— Increased customer service
— Just-in-time (JIT) inventory
— Advanced forecasting
— Reduction in sales costs
— Realtime inventory snapshots

Key improvements

inventory turnaround increase

inventory & lead time reduction

increase in overall profit

The VMI process