More and more retailers are attempting to improve profits and customer loyalty with the launch of own-label products. But success is never guaranteed. Gurdip Singh and Chuck Kramer from i2 Technologies explain why retailers must optimise their supply chain cycles to succeed.
Retail Critical Issues
Critical issues are thought provoking articles relating to strategy, legislation, technology, best practice and some of the most challenging business topics in the world of retail information technology. The articles in this section have been contributed by leading vendors, industry leaders, research analysts, trade associations and consultancies.
This collection of articles cover a variety of topics relating to IT equipment, hardware & software being used in a wide variety of retail and retail supply chain environments across Europe. They look at market trends, improvements in technology and some thought provoking comment on all aspects of optimising and improving efficiencies in store and across retail supply chains.
Nov 04, 2008 Comments (0)
Premierline Direct, the business insurance specialist, has enhanced the support it provides to its UK business customers with the launch of the Premierline Direct Benefits Programme.
Oct 17, 2008 Comments (0)
Marks & Spencer's latest trading update cast more gloom on the financial markets confirming a significant slow down in like for like store sales, however, hidden away in their figures will be a gleaming gem of information...
Oct 15, 2008 Comments (0)
The wide-ranging research also pinpoints the impact the economic downturn is likely to have on companies
Oct 13, 2008 Comments (0)
Top retailers at ARC Retail Conference agree that people and processes are paramount to success in the current economic climate
Sep 29, 2008 Comments (0)
If youre like most retailers, you dont consider yourself a software expert. You may know a lot about this falls merchandise or last decades wines, but when it comes to selecting your next point of sale (POS) system, youd rather wait until tomorrow
Sep 26, 2008 Comments (0)
In this challenging climate, Ian Tomlinson of EPoS and e-commerce solution provider Cybertill argues that retailers should pay more attention to setting and using meaningful key performance indicators (KPIs).
Sep 03, 2008 Comments (0)
The gap between developed and developing countries has been a global concern for decades, but skyrocketing oil prices and the general growth of world markets threaten to widen the gap
Sep 03, 2008 Comments (0)
Dan Smith of Retail Assist discusses the benefits of IT outsourcing in the retail sector.
Aug 18, 2008 Comments (0)
One reason why the market for Real Time Locating Systems (RTLS) is growing rapidly to pass the billion dollar mark well within ten years is technology. It is improving rapidly, with new variants for the many new sub sectors of the market that are emerging.