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About inventory management: Depending on the size of your business and the ecommerce hosting solution you have chosen, your needs will vary. Some ecommerce solutions have, built in, an inventory management screen where you can choose to discontinue items, replenish supplies or just keep on top of products you might be running low on. Yahoo Small Business offers an inventory management solution built-in to their software. However, there are several stand-alone inventory management software packages available such as netsuite, Cougar Mountain and even Microsoft has one for online retail sales. Again, your needs determine what applications suit you best.