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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QR Code celebrates 25 Years of innovative Data Collection

QR Code celebrates 25 Years  of innovative Data Collection

The QR Code was invented for Toyota by DENSO in 1994 by Masahiro Hara. In 2014, it won the European Inventor Award. 25 years later, the question arises as to whether the QR Code requires a security update. DENSO WAVE EUROPE meets these requirements with the Secure QR Code (SQRC®).

RTITB first End Point Assessor for express delivery operative apprentices

RTITB first End Point Assessor for express delivery operative apprentices

RTITB can now help even more employers deliver their apprenticeships, as it becomes the first approved End Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO) for the Express Delivery Operative apprenticeship standard.

TrueCommerce integrated EDI for NetSuite ERP helps Pearhead do business in every direction and achieve 91% Amazon ASN on-time score

TrueCommerce integrated EDI for NetSuite ERP helps Pearhead do business in every direction and achieve  91% Amazon ASN on-time score

Founded in 1999, Pearhead is a global lifestyle and gift brand with over 800 products in the baby, pet and wedding categories. Its products are currently sold in over 1,000 stores in 13 countries, as well as through online marketplaces and its own branded web store.

How can physical stores better digitise their in-store experiences?

How can physical stores better digitise their in-store experiences?

A recent report by analysts at Retail Economics has predicted that half of all retail purchases will be made online by 2028. In the wake of this, it’s important that high street retailers take steps to remain competitive.

Saving the world from plastic waste comes one step closer

Saving the world from plastic waste comes one step closer

Finnish startup Sulapac raised an exceptional €15 million to engine its scale-up and internationalisation. The funding enables further development and broadening of its recipe portfolio. The investors include the world’s leading luxury house Chanel and international media houses, all with valuable expertise to accelerate Sulapac’s expansion.

Independent designer fashion retailer Zee & Co grows business with Eurostop retail systems

Independent designer fashion retailer Zee & Co grows business with Eurostop retail systems

Successful family-owned business renowned for bringing designer fashion to the high street streamlines fulfilment in newly expanded warehouse operations with Eurostop solution

Digital natives bust stereotypes as high street stores maintain relevance

Digital natives bust stereotypes as high street stores maintain relevance

Zendesk, Inc. has announced that more than a third (39%) of British Gen Z consumers shopping with legacy brands would opt to go into a store to speak to staff in person versus using digital communication channels.

Simoldes` just-in-time (JIT) productivity increases significantly with ZetesMedea

Simoldes` just-in-time (JIT) productivity increases significantly with ZetesMedea

The Simoldes Group produce car door panels for several major international automotive brands. In order to efficiently respond to the demanding requirements of the sector for increased personalisation, they selected ZetesMedea using pick to light (PTL) technology to optimise their just-in-time (JIT) assembly line operations.

71% of workers forced to borrow to pay for Christmas

71% of workers forced to borrow to pay for Christmas

The majority of workers resort to borrowing to cover the cost of Christmas. Research from Hastee study finds 71% of workers in the UK and Ireland source additional funds during the festive period and 61% admit Christmas-related financial stress impacts their performance at work.

December 2019 edition of Manufacturing & Logistics IT

December 2019 edition of Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The December 2019 edition of Manufacturing & Logistics IT features a Special Technology Report on Digital Transformation.

For this report, we spoke with experts from the vendor and analyst communities about recent trends and ongoing areas of development within the world of Digital Transformation, and what users can potentially look forward to in the not too distant future.

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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