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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Supplier e-commerce sites failing B2B buyers

Supplier e-commerce sites failing B2B buyers

B2B suppliers are failing buyers, new research has found, with 52% of e-commerce sites not fully meeting expectations.

UK hospitality businesses lead the pack, as manufacturing output contracts

UK hospitality businesses lead the pack, as manufacturing output contracts

Hospitality businesses outpaced the rest of the UK economy for the first time in more than nine years during September, according to the latest Lloyds Bank UK Recovery Tracker.

Sensei’s FAST App launched to provide retailers with a real-time overview of store inventory

Sensei’s FAST App launched to provide retailers with a real-time overview of store inventory

Sensei, the European provider of autonomous stores, has launched its new FAST App to provide retailers with a real-time overview of store inventory, putting the store information at the staff´s fingertips and making retail operations much simpler.

Global survey shows surge in Christmas holiday shopping due to product shortage and lockdown fears

Global survey shows surge in Christmas holiday shopping due to product shortage and lockdown fears

According to a new survey* of 1,000 UK consumers carried out on behalf of JRNI, over half (56%) of consumers plan to do their Christmas holiday shopping early in 2021 due to fears of empty shelves and further lockdown measures.

Time’s up – new research reveals almost three quarters of businesses don’t have the skills to succeed in a post pandemic world

Time’s up – new research reveals almost three quarters of businesses don’t have the skills to succeed in a post pandemic world

A new study into the concerns business leaders in the UK currently hold in relation to a post-pandemic world, has highlighted that a staggering 73% of businesses don’t believe they have the skills needed to succeed. The research has shown that communication skills are where the gaps lie with 50% of business professionals picking up bad habits over lockdown.

Selligent releases Selligent Data Studio PRO, a dashboard and reporting solution for Selligent Marketing Cloud

Selligent releases Selligent Data Studio PRO, a dashboard and reporting solution for Selligent Marketing Cloud

Selligent Marketing Cloud (Selligent), the intelligent omnichannel marketing cloud platform and CM Group brand, has launched Selligent Data Studio PRO (SDS PRO).

The 3 Necessary Ingredients For Loading Dock Safety

The 3 Necessary Ingredients For Loading Dock Safety

By John Moran, freelance writer.

Safety is at the top of the priority list for many companies. And warehouses have a lot of regulations from OSHA to make sure they stay safe for the workers there. However, one area that gets overlooked is the loading dock.

New research shows pain in UK hospitality and retail is real

New research shows pain in UK hospitality and retail is real

Materialise, the 3D printing solutions provider, has released new research* which shows UK hospitality and retail sectors are not just suffering with finding staff, but their workers are suffering with physical pain.

International travel restrictions take the shine off Golden Week for UK retailers, as footfall dips -36% on pre-pandemic levels

International travel restrictions take the shine off Golden Week for UK retailers, as footfall dips -36% on pre-pandemic levels

The latest footfall data from Sensormatic Solutions, the global retail solutions portfolio of Johnson Controls, has shown that international travel restrictions on Chinese tourists has taken the shine off Golden Week for UK retailers.

New fashion app helping retailers and consumers avoid returns

New fashion app helping retailers and consumers avoid returns

Online shopping is booming. But with online shopping comes the cost – and the hassle – of online returns, and this occurs quite frequently when it comes to clothing.

Retail Supply Chain Management

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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