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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Gett Delivery expands reach into Zone 3

Gett Delivery expands reach into Zone 3

Gett Delivery, the on-demand delivery service from London's Black Cab app Gett, has expanded its coverage into Zone 3 in London, allowing more customers and businesses to benefit from a quick and convenient delivery service.

Asda and the Co-op put competition aside to develop supply chain efficiency drive

Asda and the Co-op put competition aside to develop supply chain efficiency drive

Asda and the Co-op are developing a new way of supply chain collaboration, by enabling mutual suppliers to submit aggregated data on waste, water and energy to both retailers at the same time. The retailers are working with 2degrees to collect the sustainability data.

Why retailers should look to the cloud to power their Wi-Fi

Why retailers should look to the cloud to power their Wi-Fi

By Serge Denizyaran at Systal Technology Solutions.

Which aspect of retailing has a direct impact on staff productivity, cooperation and collaboration between stores, customer experience and future product development and marketing?

Multitone Solution chosen to manage communications at Canary Wharf Retail

Multitone Solution chosen to manage communications at Canary Wharf Retail

Multitone Electronics plc, a specialist in the design, manufacture and implementation of integrated communication systems, announces that its Mall Call communications system has been chosen by Canary Wharf Group for its retail facilities.

Carrefour deploys the Marketplace crate from Polymer Logistics in its two new store formats

Carrefour deploys the Marketplace crate from Polymer Logistics in its two new store formats

As competition in the grocery retail sector continues to intensify, grocery retailers are looking to create stores that exceed shopper expectations for freshness and convenience, value pricing, healthy eating choices and locally sourced products.

Are retailers really getting the most out of their Store Associates?

Are retailers really getting the most out of their Store Associates?

As the store evolves to support a complex, omnichannel retailer experience, the role of the Store Associate is changing. But, do retailers know what their Store Associates are doing right now? How can they maximise the value of each Store Associate? And, is there any activity greater in importance than consumer engagement in store?

Paul Creaney joins Maxoptra as Implementation Manager

Paul Creaney joins Maxoptra as Implementation Manager

Magenta Technology, the company behind the Maxoptra route planning and scheduling software, has recruited Paul Creaney.

Renovotec launches mobile operating system consultancy for supply chain companies

Renovotec launches mobile operating system consultancy for supply chain companies

Renovotec is launching a "mobile operating system consulting service that will help supply chain users regain full control of their mobile estate and deploy it to best effect," says Renovotec managing director Richard Gilliard.

Warehouse staff shortages make logistics and supply chain automation an imperative

Warehouse staff shortages make logistics and supply chain automation an imperative

Staff shortages are making the role of automation even more important in the logistics and supply chain sectors, a sector expert has claimed.

Major retail investment in Brazil is enhancing supply chain optimisation, states Crimson & Co

Major retail investment in Brazil is enhancing supply chain optimisation, states Crimson & Co

Supply chain operations in Brazil, which have felt the impact of the major political and economic turmoil in the country, could start to see significant improvements over the next few years, largely due to the relatively recent arrivals of major retailers, such as Amazon.

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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