Ask the Experts: 3 Questions About Retail Cash Flow and Inventory

ALLISON LILLY | July 29, 2019

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The retail sector is undergoing tremendous change, with a growing volume of sales shifting to e-commerce sites. But for owners of all types of retail businesses, issues related to cash flow and inventory remain a primary concern. According to an exclusive Kabbage survey of independent retailers, more than 40 percent cite inventory as their largest expense over the course of their first decade in business. Given the seasonal ebbs and flows of the industry, a number of small business owners wind up borrowing money in order to cover their costs.

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