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SnapFulfil lands yet another distinguished supply chain and logistics award

1 SnapFulfil lands yet another distinguished supply chain and logistics award

The Top Supply Chain Projects 2024 (formerly known as SDCE 100) profiles innovative application success projects designed to automate, optimise, streamline and improve the supply chain.

TradeBeyond receives 2024 Top Supply Chain Projects Award for work with Party City

2 TradeBeyond receives 2024 Top Supply Chain Projects Award for work with Party City

TradeBeyond, provider of supply chain solutions, has been honoured with a 2024 Top Supply Chain Projects Award for its work digitalising Party City’s supply chain. Presented by the publications Supply & Demand Chain Executive and Food Logistics, the award recognises innovative projects designed to automate, optimise, streamline and improve supply chains. 

The crucial role of ERP systems in wholesale digital transformation

3 The crucial role of ERP systems in wholesale digital transformation

For many wholesale and retail businesses, having an effective Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is crucial to managing the entire lifecycle of their products, from procurement to distribution. 

How to sell after the sale

4 How to sell after the sale

Post-purchase communications are a major commercial opportunity for retailers and brands if handled right, says Rory O’Connor, founder and CEO of delivery management platform, Scurri.

Buy now pay later: Nexi and Compass expand their partnership to include e-commerce

5 Buy now pay later: Nexi and Compass expand their partnership to include e-commerce

Nexi, the European PayTech leader, and Compass, the Mediobanca Group’s consumer credit arm, are consolidating their strategic partnership in the Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) segment by expanding it to include the e-commerce channel as well.

‘Squeezed retailers are losing margin to wasteful online expenditure - and they don’t even know it’

6 ‘Squeezed retailers are losing margin to wasteful online expenditure - and they don’t even know it’

By Dan Chorlton, CEO of GOA Marketing.

In recent years, retailers have faced a relentless squeeze on their margins. The impact of inflation has driven up the costs of goods, rent on stores and warehouses, and energy bills. Furthermore, supply chain disruptions caused by ongoing global conflicts, and a cost-of-living crisis, have further tightened budgets.

How Magento 1 Conquered Ecommerce and Why Magento 2 Is About to Do the Same?

7 How Magento 1 Conquered Ecommerce and Why Magento 2 Is About to Do the Same?

By Ralph Conroy, freelance writer.

The E-commerce industry keeps on changing its requirements and approaches like the weather and so do businesses that operate in this area. Tech and SEO rules are constantly evolving and many online stores struggle to keep pace. But where there's a challenge, there's also an opportunity, right?

New research: More than half of online shoppers now buy cross-border, but 92% still worry

8 New research: More than half of online shoppers now buy cross-border, but 92% still worry

New research suggests 52% of US and UK online shoppers have purchased at least one product from an ecommerce store in another country in the last 12 months – and a further 23% have considered it, with the desire for lower prices being the most popular trigger.

86% of IT leaders say data streaming is a priority for IT investment in 2024

9 86% of IT leaders say data streaming is a priority for IT investment in 2024

Confluent, Inc. has unveiled its 2024 Data Streaming Report: Breaking Down the Barriers to Business Agility & Innovation. The report dives into how organisations use data streaming to innovate, accelerate AI adoption, improve business agility, power customer experiences, and overcome data accessibility and management challenges.

Retailers get conversion rates wrong because they fail in people counting

10 Retailers get conversion rates wrong because they fail in people counting

In physical retail stores, one of the most crucial metrics is the visitor-to-buyer conversion rate. The industry magic number is a 25% conversion rate, and achieving this goal requires accurate data.

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