just in time

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Adv.1.just in time - at the last possible moment; "she was saved in the nick of time"
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iCoStore has a unique and comprehensive system to develop, run, manage and fulfill any size merchandise program through its proprietary software and just-in-time inventory system.
Purchasing from suppliers in potential trouble spots, such as part of Asia and South America, has increased significantly in the past few years as companies seek less expensive products to feed just-in-time inventory systems.
With most companies operating on just-in-time inventory systems, even a small amount of failures among their suppliers could prove fatal.