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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Technology key for retail continuation during COVID19 Pandemic

Technology key for retail continuation during COVID19 Pandemic

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The retail sector cannot escape the economic impact of COVID-19. But, despite the difficult economic outlook, is now the time to invest in technology?

COVID-19 will be the tipping point for digital transformation in procurement

COVID-19 will be the tipping point for digital transformation in procurement

The COVID-19 pandemic has reinforced the importance of digital transformation in procurement and supply chain management according to a new study from Ivalua, a leading provider of global spend management cloud solutions.

Total UK online fashion orders up 115% in May, but AOV remains down, data from True Fit’s Fashion Genome reveals

Total UK online fashion orders up 115% in May, but AOV remains down, data from True Fit’s Fashion Genome reveals

The total number of UK online fashion checkouts increased significantly in May, up 115% year-on-year, according to True Fit, the personalisation platform for apparel and footwear retailers. However, Average Order Value (AOV) remained down compared to last year, -9% for the first three weeks in May.

Research: Brits expect their level of online shopping to increase over the next six months

Research: Brits expect their level of online shopping to increase over the next six months

New research (1) from JGOO, the next generation leader in digital commerce, reveals that over the next six months 35% of UK adults expect the level of their online shopping to increase compared to 18% who anticipate it will fall.

Automate returns safely with inventory quarantine

Automate returns safely with inventory quarantine

As the apparel retail industry prepares to open its doors again, phased re-openings hinge on a safe shopping environment for both employees and customers.

Another welcome move by the Chancellor, but productivity could be impacted through the new flexible furlough scheme

Another welcome move by the Chancellor, but productivity could be impacted through the new flexible furlough scheme

The Chancellor’s announcements on the Job Retention Scheme are welcomed and more generous than anticipated, but the flexible furlough could lead to higher Government costs and hit productivity, says tax and advisory firm Blick Rothenberg.

Horticultural industry looks to the future in the latest Covid-19 global impact survey

Horticultural industry looks to the future in the latest Covid-19 global impact survey

A new survey of grower associations, by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and FloraCulture International (FCI), reveals nearly three-quarters (71%) believe that most growers will soon recover after this crisis.

UK retailers turn to digital to survive pandemic

UK retailers turn to digital to survive pandemic

As a result of Covid-19, two-thirds (60%) [Q13:AY17] of UK retail companies are overhauling their business strategies, with almost half (42%) [Q12A:AY5] looking to invest in digital.

British Safety Council launches COVID-19 Assurance Assessment Service

British Safety Council launches COVID-19 Assurance Assessment Service

The British Safety Council has launched a new COVID-10 Assurance Assessment Service to support organisations returning to work.

April’s retail sales figures will result in a cull of independent stores, warns ParcelHero

April’s retail sales figures will result in a cull of independent stores, warns ParcelHero

Office of National Statistics (ONS) retail sales estimates for April will result in the extinction of many much-loved stores, fears the UK home delivery specialist ParcelHero.

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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