4 Reasons Your Homegrown Inventory Management System Will Fail

4 Reasons Your Homegrown Inventory Management System Will Fail

By Emily Frazier

You’ve put a lot of time and effort into your homegrown inventory management system. You built it because your district didn’t find existing software that met your unique needs. However, while the advantages of a custom-designed system can be alluring at first, the risks and costs over time exceed the initial benefits.

Many districts today are recognizing the headaches associated with maintaining their homegrown inventory management system are too great to manage. Instead, they’re opting for a third-party vendor developed and supported application. The result is greater transparency, increased efficiencies, and cost savings.

Here are four reasons to evaluate the value of your homegrown inventory management system:


Hayes Software Systems offers solutions designed specifically to support the unique inventory management needs of K-12 schools. We work with districts all over the country to provide products and services so you can manage your inventory with confidence. Interested in learning more about the savings you can see from implementing a system like TIPWeb?

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