September 24, 2015

E-commerce sales surged at Pier 1 Imports during the second quarter, but the retailers overall sales grew less than expected and the company lowered its full year outlook.

September 23, 2015

When it comes to keeping supply chain and logistics operations as efficient as possible, retailers are getting smart.

September 17, 2015

Using RFID tags on all items in the store, Intel gateways, Intel-powered sensors, and cloud-based analytics, the Levi's store team gains visibility into the status of its inventory.

September 15, 2015

Consumers may have an “I want it now” mentality, but most retailers are still struggling to deliver on the demand.

September 15, 2015

“Omnichannel” is a broad term that constantly evolves as the technology retailers use to engage customers evolves.

August 28, 2015

Destination Maternity Corp. swung to a loss in a generally difficult second quarter of fiscal 2015.

August 28, 2015

Pep Boys is shifting its inventory management efforts into high gear.

August 24, 2015

For Marbles: The Brain Store, smartening up operations has included organizing product data on the Salsify product information management platform.

August 24, 2015

Between buyer’s remorse, relaxed return policies and the substantial increase in online purchases, 3.5 billion items are returned to retailers each year.

August 4, 2015

Billabong International has selected a retail suite from JustEnough’s retail suite of solutions to help transform its planning and replenishment processes across all its brands worldwide.

July 29, 2015

With an ever-growing population of individuals gaining access to smartphones and mobile devices, there's no avoiding the escalated demand to meet consumers where they are with the precise product they want.

July 24, 2015

Though it’s been months since the West Coast port disputes were in the headlines, retailers are still struggling to return inventory levels back to normal after the incident and an abnormally long, cold winter resulted in serious supply chain and inventory disruptions.

July 15, 2015

Mall-based discount children’s apparel retailer Youngland Kiddie Shops has implemented cloud-based retail technology solutions from Aptos Inc. (formerly Epicor Retail) to improve the customer experience.

July 13, 2015

Meet Ruchika Kumar, CEO of SKU IQ, a tech-start-up participating in business accelerator Plug and Play's retail accelerator that matches retailers with complementary technology solutions.

June 25, 2015

How does a fashion brand stay competitive in a world of heightened expectations and quick turnover trends?

June 9, 2015

According to new research from IHL Group, by fixing problems such as out-of-stocks and excess inventory from overstocks, retailers could improve their revenues by 7.5%.

June 3, 2015

When it comes to transportation and logistics management considerations, the retail industry is a completely different beast. From strict deadlines and razor thin margins to challenges dealing with “reverse logistics,” complex dynamics exist between retailers, manufacturers/suppliers and transportation carriers that present unique challenges for getting inventory from Point A to Point B (and sometimes back again).

June 3, 2015

Accepting an online order and then cancelling it due to inventory shortages is probably the most damaging customer interaction an omnichannel retailer can have. Vertical specialty footwear retailer Chinese Laundry, which operates a direct-to-consumer website as well as two stores in Las Vegas and one in Canoga Park, California, is well aware of this problem.

June 1, 2015

NCR announced that California-based apparel retailer M. Fredric is enhancing its retail point-of-sale (POS) and inventory management systems with NCR Counterpoint.

May 8, 2015

British shoe retailer Soletrader sees delivery of an excellent customer experience across all retail channels as crucial to company growth while also providing competitive edge.

April 30, 2015

Front-end omnichannel success relies on back-end fulfillmentThe front-end promise of omnichannel retail cannot be delivered without investment in back-end technology and processes that allow fulfillment of orders across multiple channels. Retailers must eliminate internal silos and obtain real-time awareness of their full inventory.Omnichannel fulfillment is a difficult, but not impossible, task.

March 27, 2015

Lids Sports Group fully understands the importance of the brick-and-mortar channel when it comes to omnichannel commerce and customer experience.

March 24, 2015

Online specialty fashion retailer Revolve focuses heavily on customer experience to stay competitive in a tough market.

March 19, 2015

French office supply retailer Bruneau has selected the Symphony EYC G.O.L.D. unified retail platform to optimize its supplier and inventory performance.