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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Nuaire provides ventilation for Wales’ largest retail space

Nuaire provides ventilation for Wales’ largest retail space

Nuaire has supplied a significant range of ventilation systems, including Air Handling Units (AHU), Heat Recovery Units and Extract Fans for use in Wales’ largest retail space, Trago Mills in Merthyr Tydfil.

19% uplift in international currency provision amongst UK’s top 250 retailers

19% uplift in international currency provision amongst UK’s top 250 retailers

Analysis of the UK’s top 250 retailers has found a 19% year-on-year increase in the number of brands offering the option to pay in international currency. The figure forms part of an annual performance index carried out by ecommerce and digital agency, Visualsoft.

Paragon provides route planning expertise to help St Gemma’s Hospice raise £20,000

Paragon provides route planning expertise to help St Gemma’s Hospice raise £20,000

Dorking-based Paragon Software Systems has supported the St Gemma’s Hospice annual Christmas tree disposal service, helping the charity to raise more than £20,000 to care for terminally ill people in West Yorkshire.

Retailers focus on savings to avoid becoming another high street casualty

Retailers focus on savings to avoid becoming another high street casualty

Dave Locke, Field CTO at World Wide Technology, explores how retailers can reassess their 2019 strategies and reduce outgoings in an increasingly challenging environment.

As high street retailers digest the trading losses from the worst Christmas in a decade, 2019 shows no signs of conditions improving with rising business rates, increasing competition and further store closures expected.

Astound Commerce delivers Salesforce Commerce Cloud Cartridge for eShopWorld

Astound Commerce delivers Salesforce Commerce Cloud Cartridge for eShopWorld

Astound Commerce, the digital commerce agency and systems integrator, has been chosen to develop a pre-built integration or ‘cartridge’ for eShopWorld, the global commerce company that provides a technology platform to brands and retailers that wish to sell online into global markets.

First of its kind technology launched to navigate UK customs

First of its kind technology launched to navigate UK customs

Manchester-headquartered Customs Connect has launched digital business to transform the way UK importers use technology.

Logility merges the art and science of retail planning with new inspiration board, enhanced analytics and digital asset library

Logility merges the art and science of retail planning with new inspiration board, enhanced analytics and digital asset library

Logility, Inc., a leading provider of advanced retail planning and collaborative supply chain optimisation solutions, has announced a set of enhanced capabilities available within the Logility Voyager Solutions Retail Optimisation platform.

Five key trends shaping the supply chain in 2019

Five key trends shaping the supply chain in 2019

2018 was a turbulent year for most industries - logistics and supply chain was no exception. With Brexit, stockpiling, supply chain problems for big brands, and big name retailers closing stores left, right and centre, the next year is undoubtedly going to be as eventful, if not more so.

The Supply Chain Academy and Leeds Trinity University have signed an agreement to deliver Degree Apprenticeship in supply chain management

The Supply Chain Academy and Leeds Trinity University have signed an agreement to deliver Degree Apprenticeship in supply chain management

25 apprentices, including employees of Uniserve, Henry Shein and Royal Mail have enrolled to study for the Supply Chain Leadership Professional Degree Apprenticeship over the next three years.

AMP Clean Energy places Paragon’s logistics software at heart of customer experience transformation

AMP Clean Energy places Paragon’s logistics software at heart of customer experience transformation

AMP Clean Energy, formerly Forest Fuels, a leading biomass wood fuel supplier in the UK, has selected Paragon’s route optimisation software and fleXipod ePOD system to help transform its customer experience.

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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