Slash the number of sku 's by 50 % in every store .
Companies struggling with sku proliferation issues will find that returns can be avoided by simplifying product lines .
Does motorola mobility need to create a " light " sku for the xoom to compete better with apple 's ipad 2 ?
Clearly , what motorola mobility needs to do is create another sku for the xoom - a xoom " light " .
True , it is making a valiant attempt to capture some of those e-commerce dollars with its own site , but this is outweighed by the massive infrastructure of running a multi-thousand sku retail operation .