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Rethinking the budgeting approach

The pandemic has driven firms to rethink how much product they're buying and how much they'll need to meet demand. Zero-based budgeting, rolling budgets, driver-based budgeting — all of these are variations on the traditional approach and they’re popular today for a reason.

included in this trendline
  • Why zero-based budgeting is back in style
  • How a spirits company reduced stranded inventory with rolling forecasts
  • Driver-based budgeting touted for integrating financial and operational planning
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Davide Savenije Editor-in-Chief at Industry Dive.