Retail Supply Chain Management

The term Retail is defined as the sale of goods and services from companies or individuals to the end-consumer. Retailers acquire goods from producers and then sell these goods in-store or on-line via the internet. Retail supply chain software can enhance supply chain efficiency and trading partner collaboration by better connecting product information, processes and trading partners.

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Supply chain group Tigers launches new e-shop marketplace supporting brands entering China

Supply chain group Tigers launches new e-shop marketplace supporting brands entering China

Supply chain group Tigers has launched a new marketplace, called eShop, to support brands entering the rapidly expanding China and Southeast Asia e-commerce markets.

IndependenceIT partner Zella Technologies introduces zClient for securely and seamlessly connecting to Cloud Workspace Suite

IndependenceIT partner Zella Technologies introduces zClient for securely and seamlessly connecting to Cloud Workspace Suite

IndependenceIT, the company that unifies cloud, application and data management for IT administrators, has announced Cloud Workspace Suite (CWS) support for the first zero client enablement technology.

Epsilon launches Infiny on-demand connectivity platform

Epsilon launches Infiny on-demand connectivity platform

Epsilon, a privately owned global communications service provider, has launched its Infiny by Epsilon platform to give users on-demand access to its suite of connectivity solutions.

IoT heading for mass adoption by 2019 driven by better-than-expected business results

IoT heading for mass adoption by 2019 driven by better-than-expected business results

A new global study 'The Internet of Things: Today and Tomorrow' published by Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, reveals that IoT will soon be widespread as 85% of businesses plan to implement IoT by 2019, driven by a need for innovation and business efficiency.

Onward Holdings supplies solutions for 'shortage of space' age

Onward Holdings supplies solutions for 'shortage of space' age

Onward Holdings Ltd is doing its bit to alleviate the shortage of warehouse capacity, which could hamper the Government's vision of a Northern Powerhouse, by offering for lease a refurbished dedicated unit in the heart of Yorkshire.

Integrated Maxoptra GeoPal solution is game changer for Clearhill

Integrated Maxoptra GeoPal solution is game changer for Clearhill

Retail entertainment equipment specialist, Clearhill, is automating its service operation with an integrated route optimisation and mobile workforce solution from Maxoptra.

Retailers losing out to hidden 'soft costs' as staff plug the gap left by 'no frills' IT warranties

Retailers losing out to hidden 'soft costs' as staff plug the gap left by 'no frills' IT warranties

Retailers opting for basic warranties for their IT equipment are losing money through hidden 'soft costs' associated with standard 'Back Door Fix' services, leading to further delays, poor staff time utilisation and lost sales, warn experts at Barron McCann.

Xirrus Wi-Fi transports St. Pancras International Station to a high speed wireless future

Xirrus Wi-Fi transports St. Pancras International Station to a high speed wireless future

Xirrus, the provider of next generation, cloud-enabled Wi-Fi networks, has announced that WIFI Metropolis has installed a Xirrus Wi-Fi network throughout St. Pancras International Station.

2016 the year of economic nationalism as supply chain risk reaches record high

2016 the year of economic nationalism as supply chain risk reaches record high

Global supply chain risk grew to a record high at the end of 2016 as the CIPS Risk Index, powered by Dun & Bradstreet, rose to 82.64, from 79.14 at the end of 2015.

Victoria’s Secret is getting smart about supply chain ethics

Victoria’s Secret is getting smart about supply chain ethics

Following the steps of brands like Stella McCartney and Ralph Lauren, Victoria's Secret has pledged to be more transparent about their efforts to ensure that their wood-based products are ethically sourced, Thomson Reuters reports.

Retail companies become involved in supply chain management in order to control product quality, inventory levels, timing, and expenses. Retail supply chain software encompasses warehouse & transportation solutions, inventory control, and possibly additional strategic/planning modules, particularly for the larger/volume-based retailers.