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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Industry expert joins imio Software Solutions board

Industry expert joins imio Software Solutions board

Industry expert Professor Phil Greening has joined the Board of Directors at imio Software Solutions, a UK-based software business specialising in warehousing and fulfilment.

From preparation to implementation: How to fully adopt automation in 2019

From preparation to implementation: How to fully adopt automation in 2019

By Joe Schreiber, Technical Director of Business Development, Tufin.

The past 12 months have seen a shift in how enterprises view automation and its benefits to their security and DevOps teams.

Stop saying ‘sorry, we’re out of stock’ –here’s how

Stop saying ‘sorry, we’re out of stock’ –here’s how

By Samir Belkhayat, UK Director for Cegid.

“I adore this floral shirt, but you’ve run out of mediums!” Sadly, just because the world is moving to a new digitally-enhanced, joined-up retail model – namely omnichannel – it doesn’t mean stock-outs are a thing of the past. Retailers still struggle to have product in the right place, in the right quantities, at the right time, and they are losing sales and customers as a result.

Go Instore, HP and Currys PC World join forces to drive growth in online revenue for HP products

Go Instore, HP and Currys PC World join forces to drive growth in online revenue for HP products

Go Instore, provider of immersive omnichannel retail experiences for personalised ecommerce, has announced the success HP inc has had in providing human-led digital user experiences for their retail partners’ online customers.

Firms increasingly cautious on risk-taking in the supply chain

Firms increasingly cautious on risk-taking in the supply chain

Companies are increasingly cautious over taking risks in their supply chain, with fears over their level of dependence on suppliers and sourcing from high-risk countries dominating their thinking, data in a new report shows.

Keeping ahead of the development curve – ERP Special Technology Report

Keeping ahead of the development curve – ERP Special Technology Report

Manufacturing & Logistics IT spoke to a number of experts from the vendor and analyst communities about current trends and areas of development within the world of ERP – including those concerning integration, digital optimisation and the Cloud.

Participants include Panorama Consulting, Frost & Sullivan, Aberdeen Group, Gartner, Epicor, QAD.

Hawes & Curtis further evolve its digital shopping experience with One iota

Hawes & Curtis further evolve its digital shopping experience with One iota

Hawes & Curtis, the formal menswear and womenswear retailer, is collaborating with multi-channel technology specialist One iota to deploy their Assisted Sale iPad App across its stores nationwide.

Econocom launches solution to improve retail customer experience

Econocom launches solution to improve retail customer experience

Econocom has introduced its dedicated retail solution – Econocom Retail – designed to align the online and offline technology elements of the customer buying journey. The solution was developed as part of Econocom’s wider strategic approach that focuses on placing the technology end-user at the heart of any digital transformation project.

Mood Media unveils global Advanced Solutions Group with two new hires

Mood Media unveils global Advanced Solutions Group with two new hires

Mood Media, the in-store media solutions company dedicated to elevating Customer Experiences, has created its Advanced Solutions Group (ASG), starting with two new strategic hires.

commercetools and BloomReach launch digital experience ecommerce solution for retailers and brands

commercetools and BloomReach launch digital experience ecommerce solution for retailers and brands

commercetools, the next-generation commerce software solutions provider, and BloomReach, the digital experience platform company, have released an integrated version of their commerce and digital experience platforms. The Starter Store comprising BloomReach and commercetools is targeted at upper mid-size retailers and brands.

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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