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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LossManager helps Jaeger to boost profits

LossManager helps Jaeger to boost profits

A new data-mining tool from IDM Software has helped premium British fashion retailer Jaeger identify major profit potential in just three-months.

Kookai selects Kewill to enable electronic trading

Kookai selects Kewill to enable electronic trading

The UK operation of fashion chain Kookai, which trades from 9 stores and 46 concessions, has selected Kewill to supply and implement Kewills MessageBroker Lite service.

Maginus gears up to provide leading Music Inspired Fashion E-tailer, EBTM with next generation E-commerce solution

Maginus gears up to provide leading Music Inspired Fashion E-tailer, EBTM with next generation E-commerce solution

Everything But The Music (EBTM.com), a leading online retailer of music inspired fashion, has launched a new e-commerce website from Maginus to support future growth plans.

Retailers say getting supply chain right is key to the success of internet shopping

Retailers say getting supply chain right is key to the success of internet shopping

With strong year-on-year growth in online shopping, retailers are under increasing pressure to develop efficient supply chains and ensure products reach consumers on time, according to a study published by DHL Exel Supply Chain.

A Vital Component

A Vital Component

RS Components found a very effective solution when it needed to prepare its warehouse automation systems for a new enterprise software implementation.

Using technology to lubricate the moving parts of the supply chain

Using technology to lubricate the moving parts of the supply chain

Nigel Illingworth argues that optimising supply chain performance is fundamental to success, especially so when markets are unsteady and consumer confidence is jittery, and that technology is the key to success.

Next pioneers a new era in order picking productivity

Next pioneers a new era in order picking productivity

Next, one of the UKs leading retailers of clothing, footwear, accessories and home products, has implemented an innovative high performance order picking solution.

Eqos launches FastTrack sourcing, enabling retailers to scale private label programmes in 30 days

Eqos launches FastTrack sourcing, enabling retailers to scale private label programmes in 30 days

FastTrack is a one-stop solution for retailers that would like to quickly scale their private label business.

Euro Shoe finds the right fit for its distribution operations

Euro Shoe finds the right fit for its distribution operations

The company consulted Vanderlande Industries to review its distribution operations. In 2002, this resulted in the decision to centralise activities in one completely new facility.

The Hut Group reaches regional final of 35 million entrepreneur challenge

The Hut Group reaches regional final of 35 million entrepreneur challenge

The Hut Group, has been announced as a finalist in the North West and North Wales region of the Bank of Scotland Corporate 35 Million Entrepreneur Challenge.

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.