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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Shoe retailer takes giant steps with Peoplevox ecommerce WMS

Shoe retailer takes giant steps with Peoplevox ecommerce WMS

Based in Buxton, Derbyshire since 1890, Bells Shoes first earned a reputation for quality footwear in the 1960s.

While today the original Buxton store continues to serve the local community, in 2007, the shoe retailer launched into online, selling on eBay and Amazon.

Customer experience should drive digital transformation, says Dorset Creative

Customer experience should drive digital transformation, says Dorset Creative

As more businesses begin their digital transformation, to deliver changes that will bring results, agency Dorset Creative urges them to put customer experience first.

Retail Pro International joins SAP PartnerEdge program

Retail Pro International joins SAP PartnerEdge program

Retail Pro International has joined the SAP PartnerEdge program as a partner that designs, develops and builds software integrated with SAP solutions.

Think forward: Streamline the supply chain to accelerate success

Think forward: Streamline the supply chain to accelerate success

Join Oracle and its partners at the Modern Business Experience – 1-2 February 2017, ExCeL London.

Do you have visibility across your entire supply chain? Does it adapt dynamically to market volatility? Today's supply chain organisations are feeling the pressure to modernise and transform their business processes to meet the challenges of our digital landscape.

Retailer gets its skates on with Peoplevox WMS

Retailer gets its skates on with Peoplevox WMS

With two stores in the West Midlands and Northamptonshire and three warehouses, SkateHut offers over 20,000 products including skates, boards and roller shoes, bikes, scooters, clothing, accessories and much more.

Touchpath launches third party logistics solution

Touchpath launches third party logistics solution

International supply chain solutions provider TouchPath is launching a fully multilingual, user-defined 3PL (third party logistics) solution.‘Touch3PL’ is to be marketed in on-premise, hosted cloud and pay-as-you-go versions, with global 24/7 user support and integration with the leading carriers and e-commerce platforms.

Drax enlists the support of Crimson & Co to help improve its planning processes

Drax enlists the support of Crimson & Co to help improve its planning processes

Energy firm Drax, which supplies up to approximately eight per cent of the UK's electricity needs, is enhancing its business processes following the successful implementation of a new Advanced Planning Scheduling (APS) system.

New Blue Yonder solution helps grocers optimise replenishment for fresh assortments

New Blue Yonder solution helps grocers optimise replenishment for fresh assortments

Set against a backdrop of declining profitability and significant changes in consumer lifestyles, retailers are under pressure to deliver the best freshness and optimal availability to their customers without the ability manage cost-to-serve.

Grocery retailers do not make the right pricing decisions to deliver a good customer experience and maintain margins

Grocery retailers do not make the right pricing decisions to deliver a good customer experience and maintain margins

New research by Blue Yonder, provider of predictive applications for retail, has revealed that grocery retailers feel they are failing to make the right pricing decisions for customers.

The new normal: Ensuring retail success in the post-peak era

The new normal: Ensuring retail success in the post-peak era

By Kerry Lemos, CEO, Retail Pro International.

Christmas coming earlier every year might be a cliché for most people, but for the retail industry it's a simple fact. We're already seeing retailers prepare for the festive season, identifying the key products that will be this year's must-haves and gearing up their Christmas campaigns.

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.