Cost Of Goods Sold
Blue Apron Customers Eat Elsewhere
The company reports a 23% second-quarter decline in its volume or orders, causing its share price to plummet.
Traditional Packaging Fails for E-Commerce
Using packaging designed for direct-to-consumer shipments, rather than in-store display, can reduce the cost of goods sold by several percent.
‘Zero-based Supply Chain’ Drives Down COGS
ZBSC approaches can trigger COGS savings of up to 10% and a COGS-to-revenue ratio of up to 800 basis points, Accenture says.