November 6, 2015

The changes that will come to the retail supply chain are just as profound as the changes that are happening now in the selling environment.

October 20, 2015

When you know what’s coming your way, it’s much easier to make successful plans.

October 7, 2015

Consumers are experiencing frequent out-of-stocks, and retailers will be out of luck if they don’t do something about it.

October 1, 2015

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.

September 25, 2015

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.

September 24, 2015

All manner of store operational processes will soon be under review at Target following the appointment of a new executive whose role is to simplify, optimize and make the retailer more agile.

September 24, 2015

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.

September 23, 2015

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

September 18, 2015

Home furnishings retailer Havertys reported that Gary Niedermeyer, assistant VP, supply chain, will retire at the end of 2015.

September 18, 2015

Home furnishings retailer Havertys reported that Gary Niedermeyer, assistant VP, supply chain, will retire at the end of 2015.

September 18, 2015

According to the sixth annual Forecasting Benchmark Study from supply chain software provider Terra Technology, companies using sensing demand systems consistently double overall forecast value-add and reduce error by 37%.

September 18, 2015

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.

September 15, 2015

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

September 10, 2015

Retail imports appear to be climbing as the holidays approach.

September 8, 2015

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.

August 31, 2015

Retailers invest in a variety of systems to track a wide range of supply chain and sourcing activities, but often overlook the need for technology to track ethical sourcing.

August 24, 2015

Men’s Wearhouse Inc. goes to great lengths to ensure that if a holiday promise is broken, it’s not because of any shortcomings on its end.

August 21, 2015

Texas is known for its wide open spaces, and Inc. is slowly filling them in with distribution centers.

August 19, 2015

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.

August 17, 2015 has no shortage of innovative ideas on connecting customers to the products they buy, and reportedly is considering yet another new delivery method.

August 14, 2015

Walmart had added to its online fulfillment capabilities.

August 10, 2015

Amazon continues to expand its already formidable fulfillment center.

July 27, 2015

Lowe's Canada announced the appointment of Gregor Stuart to the new position of VP, supply chain, effective July 27.

July 27, 2015

Drone-based delivery may still be far from an everyday reality, but likely players including Google and Amazon are already thinking about traffic control.