RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

  • 3 Tips For Getting Reverse Logistics Right
    3 Tips For Getting Reverse Logistics Right

    Getting products out the door in a timely fashion isn’t the biggest struggle E-commerce retailers face, it’s dealing with the returns.

  • 6 Tips For Reducing Warehouse Downtime
    6 Tips For Reducing Warehouse Downtime

    In today’s just-in-time-shipping work environment, downtime and other productivity wasters must be minimized for a warehouse/DC company to survive.

  • Visa Outage Highlights The Need For Cash
    Visa Outage Highlights The Need For Cash

    A five-hour outage on June 1st that left Visa cardholders across Europe unable to complete transactions caused widespread disruption and frustration, and raised serious questions about a future cashless society. Consumers saw cards being declined as they tried to make purchases at gas stations, restaurants, supermarkets and retail stores. Some reported having to stand in line at checkouts for 20 minutes as cashiers struggled to process transactions, not knowing the system was down. Some drivers couldn’t get gas, which for some created a real problem. Among those affected was a member of the British Parliament, Angela Rayner, who tweeted she was able to fuel up because “my local garage knows me.”

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RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN WHITE PAPERS

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RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN PRODUCTS & SERVICES

  • Perfect Pick® HD Is High Density. High Throughput.
    Perfect Pick® HD Is High Density. High Throughput.

    A unique, robotic, goods-to-person order picking technology for warehouses and distribution centers.

  • Sure Sort™ Is Smart, Streamlined, Scalable Order Sortation
    Sure Sort™ Is Smart, Streamlined, Scalable Order Sortation

    Sure Sort™ is a robotic “each” or “piece” sorter that easily handles complex variables and delivers a wide variety of items into a compact array of order bin locations in a single pass.

  • Digitize Your Global Supply Chain
    Digitize Your Global Supply Chain

    The global supply chain is comprised of a set of complex business processes involving many players spread all over the world. An effective Global Trade Management (GTM) digital platform must be able to handle these diverse functions and be able to integrate well with both systems and people. A digital supply chain is an enabler of value. It will enable you to manage global risk; improve agility, speed and quality; and reduce costs in many areas of your operation. IDC predicts that, by 2020, digitally-mature companies will achieve $430 billion in productivity gains over their less-connected peers.

  • ProShip Shipping Software
    ProShip Shipping Software

    Whether your company is in the healthcare or pharmaceutical industry dealing with HIPAA or hazmat compliance, a large retailer, or a warehouse fulfilling high-volume package shipments, the ProShip® Product Suite has everything you need for shipping speed, compliance and support.

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RETAIL SC INSIGHTS

  • 3 Tips For Getting Reverse Logistics Right
    3 Tips For Getting Reverse Logistics Right

    Getting products out the door in a timely fashion isn’t the biggest struggle E-commerce retailers face, it’s dealing with the returns.

  • 6 Tips For Reducing Warehouse Downtime
    6 Tips For Reducing Warehouse Downtime

    In today’s just-in-time-shipping work environment, downtime and other productivity wasters must be minimized for a warehouse/DC company to survive.

  • Visa Outage Highlights The Need For Cash
    Visa Outage Highlights The Need For Cash

    A five-hour outage on June 1st that left Visa cardholders across Europe unable to complete transactions caused widespread disruption and frustration, and raised serious questions about a future cashless society. Consumers saw cards being declined as they tried to make purchases at gas stations, restaurants, supermarkets and retail stores. Some reported having to stand in line at checkouts for 20 minutes as cashiers struggled to process transactions, not knowing the system was down. Some drivers couldn’t get gas, which for some created a real problem. Among those affected was a member of the British Parliament, Angela Rayner, who tweeted she was able to fuel up because “my local garage knows me.”

  • Improving Distributed Order Management With Fulfillment Forecasting
    Improving Distributed Order Management With Fulfillment Forecasting

    Most retailers use demand-forecasting methods that fail to provide insight into how consumers choose to have orders fulfilled. Download this report from Gartner Research for insights into order fulfillment forecasting and optimal inventory positioning using distributed order management (DOM) systems.

  • Why Retail Supply Chain Transformations Fail (And How You Can Beat The Odds)
    Why Retail Supply Chain Transformations Fail (And How You Can Beat The Odds)

    There's no small list of retailers who are struggling to keep up with the Amazon effect, but a closer look at why some fail and others prevail, should give retailers who are willing to embrace change some hope.

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