July 27, 2015

JDA Software Group Inc. has created a new single-user software solution called JDA Planogram Generator Client, or myPG, which automatically creates large numbers of optimized, store-specific planograms for individual users

July 27, 2015

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

July 24, 2015

Gap Inc. is supporting front-end omnichannel retail operations with back-end seamless inventory capabilities.

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 24, 2015

Shifting household dynamics are changing the way Americans shop for groceries, with moms no longer always assuming this role exclusively.

July 21, 2015

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. has named William Tracy to the position of COO, effective July 27.

July 14, 2015

There was good news for retailers in the International Council of Shopping Centers’ annual BTS (Back-to-School) Consumer Spending Survey.

July 13, 2015

Johnny Rockets is partnering with foodservice consulting group EMPAD to support purchasing and distribution for the brand's U.S. restaurants

July 13, 2015

Retailers are investing heavily in their supply chains in order to cope with surging e-commerce volumes, but customer experience enhancements must be planned carefully if profitability is to be maintained.

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.

July 10, 2015

Overstock.com is expanding the availability of fresh fruits and vegetables for its customers.

July 10, 2015

Here are three reasons that brick-and-mortar stores are still a vital part of any retailer’s omnichannel strategy.

July 7, 2015

Contrary to popular wisdom that women desire a highly interactive shopping experience while men just want to be left alone, the two genders may actually have some similar retail preferences.

July 6, 2015

Here are some of the ways shopping centers around the nation can develop the right programs to give back:Shopping Centers: Four Strategies for Giving Back

June 29, 2015

U.S. online grocery shoppers are upping the amount of grocery shopping they complete online.

June 22, 2015

Whether buying online or in the store, consumers today want more control over their shopping experience. If they could have greater control, the number one aspect that consumers would change is the frustration of waiting in a long checkout line in store.

June 17, 2015

Fashion retailer Rent the Runway has hired industry veteran Chris Halkyard as the company's first chief logistics officer, effective Aug. 1.

June 16, 2015

Dollar General has named five executives to key leadership positions within its global supply chain functions and merchandising organizations.

June 16, 2015

The 550,000-sq.-ft. facility will service retail distribution to the country's 48 store locations and e-commerce operations throughout France.

June 11, 2015

Google will provide a scalable and flexible technology platform via the cloud to support JDA’s future application development and delivery. 

June 10, 2015

A reduction in selling, general and administrative (SG&A) expenses helped elevate net earnings at Dollarama Inc. 22% to $64.8 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2016 from $53.2 million the same quarter of the previous fiscal year.

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 9, 2015

Consumers are spending 5% less time in supermarkets, compared to the previous year.

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).