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With 1000+ stocked items to track, you need a digitized system that tracks via barcode or, better yet, electronic labels, at least on your fast-moving items. That helps you keep accurate counts, plus tracks usage for your purchase forecasting. There are many great inventory systems that you can use, but you’re best is to find one that’s geared toward your industry since you likely need to track specific regulations and other restriction data for certain chemicals. You’ll find that easy with a system designed to track such goods, it will have existing data fields to record this information if you wish.