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NRF--Retailer Extravaganza Article
Retailer technology progress in Omni, RFID, Mobile and Platforms. ... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Supply Chain Market--continued Article
We take a look at the role of purpose-driven supply chain platforms in attaining Omni-channel.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

2016 -- A Year of Change Article
Supply chain and technology hot spots for 2016.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Advanced Pool Distribution: Part One--How Pool Distribution Works Article
Pool distribution is a key part of the equation for retailers trying to achieve excellence in store replenishment and omnichannel fulfillment, at the lowest costs. In part one of this series, we exami... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Channels to the Hearts and Minds - Online 2005 Article
The physical, e and wireless world continues to grow! The e channel for shoppers continues to grow, with so many nay sayers and doubters. You'd think this issue would die, with more and more shoppers ... (more information)
by Lucy West


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Electronic Commerce Meets Omni-channel Article
Updates from NEECOM's 25th Anniversary Meeting.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Google Extends Search to Real-world in-store Retail Inventory for Shoppers Article
No longer content with merely providing the dominant search engine scouring and indexing every square millimeter of the web, Google just launched a new addition to their Google Product Search for mobi... (more information)
by By Bill McBeath

HighJump Jumps into Omni-channel Article
Acquisition of Nexternal ecommerce solution enhances competitiveness.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Highlights from SuiteWorld Article
From new Omni-Channel capabilities, to integrated Service Resource Planning, great customer stories, and more, there were a lot of sweets at SuiteWorld. ... (more information)
by Ann Grackin and Bill McBeath

Home Delivery Heats Up Article
Amazon's entry into the home delivery arena will, no doubt, have many businesses examining their own delivery options. A closer look reveals that home delivery is not a new phenomenon, yet doing it pr... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

In-Store Operations--The Next Big Battlefront for Retail Solutions (NRF Report #1) Article
The Omni-channel revolution is compelling retailers to reinvent their stores, in turn opening up a new battlefront among solution providers over whose software will be running these newer store operat... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Insights on Epicor Article
Highlights from Insights--Epicor User Conference.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

It's 42 Shopping Days till Christmas Article
Merchandising Methods Redefined. What impact will RFID, Smart Dressing Rooms and Smarter Merchandising software portent for Retailer Success?... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

It's Not Omni Channel--It's Infinite Channel Article
What happens when Facebook, Pinterest, Amazon are part of your sales channel?... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

It's Only Ten More Shopping Days To Christmas! Article
Coupons, anyone?... (more information)
by By Ann Grackin

Item-level Retail RFID: Part 1--The Retail Revolution and Why Now for RFID Article
With omni-channel, mobile, online competition, and other forces at play, retail is in a state of dynamic transformation. Item-level RFID is playing a role in that transformation and major retailers ar... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Lessons from Going Multi-channel at ANN INC. Article
ANN INC.'s EVP of Ecommerce gives five great insights from his experience taking Ann Taylor and LOFT into an integrated omni-channel model.... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Manhattan Enabling Retail's Transformation Article
We are at a time of profound change in the retail industry, especially the role of the physical store. Manhattan seems to be in a strong position to enable and benefit from this transition. Here are s... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Manhattan Moves Further Into the Store Article
Manhattan has roots as a Warehouse Management System vendor, but is increasingly providing a broader solution footprint for use in retail stores (and across the supply chain). Here are observations fr... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Manhattan's Platform Journey Article
The central theme at Manhattan's recent annual conference, Momentum, was "Platform Thinking." It may sound boring, but actually there were some important developments announced.
... (more information)
by By Bill McBeath

Mobile Coupons - The Missing Piece Article
ECoupons on mobile phones have not taken off yet. Many people do not realize that it is largely because of the inability of most barcode readers at retailers to reliably read a barcode displayed on a ... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Momentum 2012 and McKesson's Total-Cost-to-Serve Project Article
Highlights from Manhattan Associates' annual conference, with a description, lessons learned to-date, and expected benefits from McKesson's implementation of Manhattan's Total-Cost-to-Serve product.... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Momentum 2013 - Where Supply Chain and the Market Meet Article
Manhattan's 2013 user conference showed that supply chain is as much about commerce as it is about operations.... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

NetSuite's Post-Acquisition Future Article
Oracle's acquisition of NetSuite last year was big news in the enterprise solutions arena. At SuiteWorld, we got a sense of what this will mean for NetSuite and its customers.... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

NRF 2015--Retail Solutions Throughout the Maturity Cycle Article
NRF brought retail solutions at all levels of the maturity spectrum. Omni-channel solutions are getting quite mature, though much work remains. Exciting new developments in Internet-of-Things and mobi... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Omni Channel: Start Asking the Right Questions! Article
So much has been written about Omni, but there hasn't been too much real guidance. ChainLink has provided actionable insights to help manufacturers, brand, and retailers think more deeply about Omni a... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Omni-channel Across the World Article
We interviewed retailers around the world. Like some many other paths in life, we find we are not so different after all. But there are approaches that differ by culture and geography...... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Omni-channel for Manufacturers Article
Omni is not just for Retailers. What is Omni's impact on Suppliers and Manufacturers?... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Omni-Channel Inventory: Getting the Big Picture Article
Retailers want to provide a great omni-channel experience. This requires a foundation of precise, real-time inventory visibility all the way from the supplier to the end consumer and everywhere in bet... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Precision and Proportional Forecasting plus Item-Level RFID Will Lead to Sales Uplift Article
As B2B and B2C businesses are facing new challenges, they are turning to supply chain technology to step up their game. However, they shouldn't forget about improving demand planning and achieving ite... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Reading the Pulse of Retail at NRF 2013: Omni-Channel Still the Big Thing Article
Omni-channel, which has been rising as a hot topic for several years, was a dominant theme at the big NRF show last week. It's a big topic with many dimensions. Here are some of the more interesting t... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Retail Embraces the Supply Chain for Omni-channel Fulfillment Article
Updates from the National Retail Federation Big Show 2015.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Road to Value for RFID in Retail: Part One--Selecting the Right Initial Use Case Article
In this first in a series, we discuss the many potential use cases for retailers implementing RFID, criteria to select the best place to start, and which initial use case is the one overwhelmingly bei... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Road to Value for RFID in Retail: Part Two--RFID Reader Hardware Infrastructure Article
Retailers have many choices when it comes to RFID reader infrastructure, from handhelds, fixed, POS, overhead, and more. Here we help sort through the choices, to figure out which one might be best fo... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Stores' Identity Crisis: The Reimagining of Physical Stores Article
Free two-day shipping, enormous selections, quick and easy shopping, painless returns, and many other factors have propelled online shopping to become the main driver of growth in retail. So, where do... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

SuiteWorld 2012 Article
At this year's SuiteWorld, NetSuite announced key architectural changes, their version of an omni-channel strategy, many new capabilities by vertical industry, and a new IDE for their SuiteCloud platf... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

SuiteWorld 2016 Augers Continued Dramatic Growth for NetSuite Article
NetSuite's annual conference was big and bold (as always) with some really significant announcements and an abundance of interesting and illuminating customer stories and presentations. ... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Supply Chain Solutions--Foundation for the Omnichannel Revolution Article
Highlights of what we learned at NRF's annual conference from providers of supply chain planning and optimization, IoT and RFID, omnichannel and order management, global logistics, PLM, and Geographic... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

Tackling Profitable Fulfillment in 2016 Article
2016 will be the year of reckoning for many retailers and manufacturers who do 'fulfillment at any cost.' Here are some insights on key elements required to fulfill profitability in today's increasing... (more information)
by Bill McBeath

The Holidays Are Here. So Where is Your Omni Strategy Now?: Part One Article
Omni-channel strategy and execution continue to be central to retailers' success as the holiday season is upon us. Here we look at the major challenges retailers are facing and how they are dealing wi... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

The Holidays Are Here. So Where Is Your Omni Strategy Now?: Part Two Article
Today's customer is 24/7, so Omni-channel has to be responsive to this new reality. Solving the challenges of Omni-channel will require an always-on supply chain with new skills, talent and technology... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

The Merged Channel Nirvana
(Which is Awfully Close To The Merged Channel Nightmare)
Report
Merged Channel is a hot topic, catapulted by the suddenness of mobile popularity. Beyond the buzz, companies need to provide the right mix of services, messages, and pricing.

To create some
... (more information)
by The editors of StorefrontBacktalk and ChainLink


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The Year of the Last Mile Article
Demand-driven supply chains, new customer service models, and Omni-channel/free delivery are all driving up the cost of transportation. So what does last mile really cost?... (more information)
by Ann Grackin

Walmart's Virtual Mirror Article
Shoppers can scan the barcode of makeup in the store, take a picture of themselves, and see how the makeup they selected looks on them in a digital mockup rendition. Increased sales, reduced shrink, a... (more information)
by By Bill McBeath

Winning at Home Delivery Report
Home delivery is the new battlefront in retail. In this report we uncover the myths and the best practices across the globe.... (more information)
by Ann Grackin


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