Gap Inc. is supporting front-end omnichannel retail operations with back-end seamless inventory capabilities.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has made it clear with recent promotions that it has Amazon.com in its sights, and the retailer is now boning up on back-end fulfillment capability for its e-commerce business.
Alibaba.com is moving to put concerns about the reliability of its suppliers to rest.
Staples Inc., famous for the “easy button,” is partnering with UPS to ease the shipment of UPS packages from any U.S. store location.
The National Retail Federation and more than 100 other business groups are formally calling for passage of legislation that would require the Transportation Department to track port statistics.
QVC will open a state-of-the-art distribution center in Ontario, California.
Dollar Tree Inc. is not slowing down after finalizing its $8.5 billion acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc. last week.
Retailers of oversized items like barbecue grills and large-screen TVs may want to consider offering same-day delivery services.
Kids may be unhappy about back-to-school season, but importers are surely thrilled.
Retailers who want to keep their customers happy and ensure positive word-of-mouth need to follow the “five-day rule” when fulfilling deliveries.