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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42% of consumers fear brands’ censorship of online reviews is endangering free speech

42% of consumers fear brands’ censorship of online reviews is endangering free speech

A study from Trustpilot, has revealed an alarming distrust among UK consumers when it comes to brands removing or censoring legitimate consumer reviews across the internet, with four-in-ten (42%) saying they are very concerned about their freedom of speech.

Atheon Analytics to supply SKUtrak platform to Morrisons so it can provide operational data to suppliers

Atheon Analytics to supply SKUtrak platform to Morrisons so it can provide operational data to suppliers

Atheon Analytics is to supply its SKUtrak platform to Morrisons so it can share more operational data with suppliers. The new Morrisons Supplier Database, which will utilise SKUtrak  will enable suppliers to quickly view and interact with sales and supply chain performance data; helping Morrisons and their suppliers to improve availability and reduce waste.

Symphony RetailAI included in Retail Category Planning evaluation by independent research firm

Symphony RetailAI included in Retail Category Planning evaluation by independent research firm

Symphony RetailAI, the global provider of integrated AI-enabled marketing, merchandising and supply chain solutions for FMCG retailers and CPG manufacturers, was among the 12 select companies that Forrester invited to participate in The Forrester Wave: Retail Planning, Q1 2020 evaluation.

Covid-19: The front door is now the front line, says ParcelHero

Covid-19: The front door is now the front line, says ParcelHero

ParcelHero has forecast a doubling of home deliveries in the event of a UK coronavirus epidemic, as shoppers seek to avoid crowded stores. But it says retailers and their courier partners must do more to ease concerns for both customers and drivers.

Farmdrop give SnapFulfil the green light…

Farmdrop give SnapFulfil the green light…

Sustainable online supermarket Farmdrop has signed up to a three year SaaS (Software as a Service) contract with warehouse management system innovator SnapFulfil.

Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in supply chains takes centre stage

Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in supply chains takes centre stage

Sustainability issues within global supply chains will take centre stage at Multimodal 2020, the UK, Ireland, and Northern European freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event, which is set to take place for the 13th year running at the NEC in June.

7 inspirational female leaders in the UK’s retail tech sector

7 inspirational female leaders in the UK’s retail tech sector

The UK tech sector is dominated by men, with only 16.8% of tech professionals being female, according to a report from the Inclusive Tech Alliance (ITA). The report claims it is harder for women to gain career advancement or development opportunities, have their ideas listened to and receive recognition for their work.

Amdocs and Google Cloud announce strategic partnership to accelerate communication providers’ journeys to the cloud

Amdocs and Google Cloud announce strategic partnership to accelerate communication providers’ journeys to the cloud

Amdocs, provider of software and services to communications and media companies, and Google Cloud, has announced a strategic partnership to deliver Amdocs’ leading OSS and BSS systems on Google Cloud and to create solutions and services to help communications companies modernise, automate and digitise with the cloud.

Connexas Group rebrands alcohol interlock system to Breathalock

Connexas Group rebrands alcohol interlock system to Breathalock

Connexas Group, provider of technology-enabled, fleet management and mobile worker solutions, has re-named and re-branded its alcohol interlock system to Breathalock.

Voxware highlighting augmented reality and supply chain analytics throughout Modex 2020

Voxware highlighting augmented reality and supply chain analytics throughout Modex 2020

Voxware, the provider of cloud-based voice and analytic supply chain solutions, is to exhibit at Modex 2020 (Booth 7481).  Attendees will have the opportunity to experience the benefits of Voxware’s Augmented Reality (AR) solution and VoxPilot, its enterprise analytics software.

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.

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