Consumers are experiencing frequent out-of-stocks, and retailers will be out of luck if they don’t do something about it.
Walmart offered a sneak peek of its new fulfillment center in the Atlanta area on Thursday on the heels of announcing that it would bring grocery pickup to the region this month.
Today’s shopper is more connected than ever before, which means they have more information and can turn to any number of retailers for the products they want.
Executing merchandise optimization, or at least performing it so the end game is won, can be confusing and convoluted since “optimization” seeps into almost every retail activity.
The home improvement giant is officially opening the third of three facilities designed to support its online business, IT transformation and overall interconnected retail strategy.
Home furnishings retailer Havertys reported that Gary Niedermeyer, assistant VP, supply chain, will retire at the end of 2015.
Retail imports appear to be climbing as the holidays approach.
Recently an investment banking colleague from HT Capital Advisors mentioned to me that Bombfell, an online men’s clothing subscription service, received $1 million in venture capital funding.
Texas is known for its wide open spaces, and Amazon.com Inc. is slowly filling them in with distribution centers.
JDA Software Group Inc. is launching new integrated fulfillment capabilities that combine the functionality of JDA intelligent fulfillment and labor productivity solutions with order management solutions from IBM Commerce.