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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Moving applications to the cloud? These lessons learned from successful DRaaS deployments can help

Moving applications to the cloud? These lessons learned from successful DRaaS deployments can help

Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) is often the first step organisations take on the path to cloud adoption. It is a flexible, cost-effective way to deliver essential DR capability without all the CAPEX costs and pains of managing a physical DR site.

Travel website founder pools team resources to support local businesses with innovative digital voucher scheme

Travel website founder pools team resources to support local businesses with innovative digital voucher scheme

Founder of much-lauded familytraveller.com, Andrew Dent, today announces the launch of a not-for-profit website aimed at helping smaller local businesses to survive the enforced Covid-19 lockdown. Amidst widespread economic downturn, Dent has pooled resources with industry contacts to provide a vital route-to-cashflow for local enterprises.

Mates in Mind calls on employers to act now to support long-term mental wellbeing during pandemic

Mates in Mind calls on employers to act now to support long-term mental wellbeing during pandemic

Following the release of data exploring the significant impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the mental health of the public and calls from experts and charities to research the long-term impact of the crisis.

Global fashion retailer ramps up e-commerce strategy following tech tie-up

Global fashion retailer ramps up e-commerce strategy following tech tie-up

Global apparel and lingerie retailer Huber is set to significantly grow its £145million revenue as part of a new three-year e-commerce strategy.

Top tips when making an application for the Government’s Job Retention Scheme and a warning to get it right

Top tips when making an application for the Government’s Job Retention Scheme and a warning to get it right

HM Revenue & Customs (‘HMRC’) opened taking Job Retention Scheme (‘JRS’) applications at 8am today (Monday) but employers must make sure that their claims are correct and are accurate - those that don’t risk being seen as fraudulent, say London tax and advisory firm Blick Rothenberg

Fluent Commerce joins commercetools software marketplace to support omnichannel retail

Fluent Commerce joins commercetools software marketplace to support omnichannel retail

Fluent Commerce, a provider of Fluent Order Management software, has announced a global partnership with commercetools – the headless platform for B2B and B2C commerce.

British retailers urged to prepare for growth in the Chinese e-commerce market post Coronavirus

British retailers urged to prepare for growth in the Chinese e-commerce market post Coronavirus

Digital commerce firm JGOO is urging more British retailers to prepare to target the Chinese market, as it believes China could enjoy strong economic growth following the news that it believes it has passed the peak of the coronavirus epidemic.

With fast-food visits down globally by 50%, why does maintaining employee relations matter, asks GlobalData

With fast-food visits down globally by 50%, why does maintaining employee relations matter, asks GlobalData

Frontline workers of essential foodservice operators in the US have received minimal ‘reward schemes’ for attending work amid the COVID-19 outbreak. These companies should be wary of what effects misjudgments like these could mean, says GlobalData.

Examining the Different Management Positions in the Retail Industry

Examining the Different Management Positions in the Retail Industry

The retail industry is one that can often get a bad reputation. Let’s face it, working in a customer service based industry isn’t always easy, as it can be difficult to keep customers happy and satisfied.

Deliveroo and Morrisons’ partnership epitomises COVID’s acceleration of shopper habits, says GlobalData

Deliveroo and Morrisons’ partnership epitomises COVID’s acceleration of shopper habits, says GlobalData

Following the news that Morrisons is partnering with Deliveroo to launch a new rapid delivery scheme from 130 of its stores, Thomas Brereton, Retail Analyst at GlobalData, offers his view on the situation:

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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