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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Amplience powers rich media production with SAP Hybris Commerce

Amplience powers rich media production with SAP Hybris Commerce

Amplience has announced the release of Amplience Extension for SAP Hybris Commerce.

Next-generation supply & demand forecasting: How machine learning is helping retailers to save millions

Next-generation supply & demand forecasting: How machine learning is helping retailers to save millions

By Daniele Barchiesi, Senior Data Scientist at Think Big Analytics, A Teradata Company.

How many Granny Smith apples should I deliver to each of my supermarkets? Will there be a run on sun cream this weekend? These are the types of questions retailers are asking when attempting to apply demand forecasting, a way of predicting demand levels for products or services to plan and manage supply chains more effectively.

Detego launches new mobile, chatbot and AI solutions for fashion retailers at NRF

Detego launches new mobile, chatbot and AI solutions for fashion retailers at NRF

Retail software vendor, Detego, will be showcasing its latest digital in-store solutions for retailers at NRF, the world's largest retail industry show on January 14-16 in New York, as a co-exhibitor on SAP´s booth # 2733.

Iceland Post deploys Descartes’ route planning solution for expanding delivery operations

Iceland Post deploys Descartes’ route planning solution for expanding delivery operations

Descartes Systems Group and Iceland Post have announced that Descartes' route planning solution is being deployed to manage delivery operations for Iceland Post as the company shifts its primary focus from mail to parcel delivery in support of the country's dramatic growth in ecommerce.

LDL Technology and ffly4u announce comprehensive asset-tracking system for supply chain across Europe

LDL Technology and ffly4u announce comprehensive asset-tracking system for supply chain across Europe

LDL Technology and ffly4u have announced a comprehensive, real-time asset-tracking system for the entire supply chain.

Procurement and supply chain jobs up 13% in the UK year on year

Procurement and supply chain jobs up 13% in the UK year on year

The latest Robert Walters UK Jobs Index has revealed that procurement and supply chain vacancies have risen across the UK, with the number of jobs available in the third quarter of 2017 up 7% compared to the same time last year.

Test for success – preparing for Cyber Monday

Test for success – preparing for Cyber Monday

By Sven Hammar, CSO and co-founder, Apica.

The major calendar events of Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 are approaching, and online retailers need to ensure that they are prepared for a sharp increase in customer traffic.

AI to provide the antidote to pressures on retailers following Brexit, says Blue Yonder

AI to provide the antidote to pressures on retailers following Brexit, says Blue Yonder

Retailers, currently suffering through some of the most challenging trading conditions they have ever faced, should look to new technology to optimise their operations, reduce their costs and strengthen their bottom line.

Supply chain experts span Barcoding Inc.'s Executive Forum Encore event speaker line-up

Supply chain experts span Barcoding Inc.'s Executive Forum Encore event speaker line-up

Barcoding, Inc. has announced the speaker line-up for its Executive Forum Encore event. Scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 16 at Hamburger University at McDonald's Campus in Oak Brook, Illinois.

TXT Retail, now an Aptos Company: Third consecutive year as a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Retail Assortment Management Applications

TXT Retail, now an Aptos Company: Third consecutive year as a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Retail Assortment Management Applications

TXT Retail, now an Aptos Company, has again been named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Retail Assortment Management Applications,* further improving its positioning both on the Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision axes compared to the two previous years.

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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