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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UKFast Network sees 30% Black Friday spike

UKFast Network sees 30% Black Friday spike

Traffic to the UKFast network, which hosts thousands of eCommerce websites and booking platforms, has seen a massive 30% increase in web traffic this Black Friday, compared to Black Friday last year.

Peak evolution – will the expanding peak period benefit delivery?

Peak evolution – will the expanding peak period benefit delivery?

These days, planning for peak retail season starts the moment the last peak ends. In a bid for continuous improvement retailers and carriers forensically review what went well, which new tactics and technologies worked, which didn’t and where refinements can be made.

Making the case for Transportation Management System….a BluJay Solutions white paper

Making the case for Transportation Management System….a  BluJay Solutions white paper

In a world where supply chains have become increasingly complex and global in nature, managing with spread-sheets and phone conversations with carriers are no longer viable options

Download this white paper to see how a software as a service (SaaS), multi-tenant transportation management system puts power and efficiency into the hands of any company that wants to cut freight costs, improve visibility, and optimise activity in today’s competitive business environment.

Freshworks and Pitney Bowes bring AI-powered self-service to the frontlines of shipping and mailing

Freshworks and Pitney Bowes bring AI-powered self-service to the frontlines of shipping and mailing

Freshworks, the customer engagement software solutions provider, has partnered with Pitney Bowes, a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of ecommerce, shipping, mailing, and data to integrate Freddy, its recently launched Omnibot Artificial Intelligence (AI) engine with the next generation SendPro C-series device.

Why personalisation means good retail

Why personalisation means good retail

Retailers are all chasing a personalisation dream, aiming to tailor in-store and online propositions to ensure their customers feel like they’ve received relevant, impactful, and delightful experiences.

A10 Networks outlines 5G strategy, solutions and roadmap to help mobile carriers

A10 Networks outlines 5G strategy, solutions and roadmap to help mobile carriers

A10 Networks, provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, has outlined its strategy, solutions, and roadmap to help mobile carriers future-proof their networks for the coming wave of 5G and the demanding new applications, including enhanced Mobile Broadband (eMBB), Ultra-Reliable Low-Latency Communications (URLLC), and Massive Machine Type Communications (MMTC), it will enable

15% of UK shoppers buy from overseas every day

15% of UK shoppers buy from overseas every day

British consumers are increasingly turning to overseas retailers for their fashion fix according to research by delivery management company Whistl.

Rise of the unfaithful consumer: Total cost of shopper defections in the retail industry adds up to £147 billion

Rise of the unfaithful consumer: Total cost of shopper defections in the retail industry adds up to £147 billion

Rise of the unfaithful consumer: Total cost of shopper defections in the retail industry adds up to £147 billion

Redefining the Retail Forecast

Redefining the Retail Forecast

Never has the grocery retail market’s focus on forecasting been more relevant. Growing concerns over food wastage combined with potential market disruption around Brexit and global trade wars are casting a spotlight on what has always been a major issue for retail supply.

How to avoid a logistical nightmare on Black Friday and beyond…

How to avoid a logistical nightmare on Black Friday and beyond…

Research suggests logistics companies are struggling to keep pace with rising online sales. Making it easier to recruit temporary staff would help to get them back on track, says TempRocket’s Andrew Johnston.

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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