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Review of Digital Payment Services for Retail IT

Posted by Stan Jaworski on Sep 13, 2017 9:00:00 AM

It’s time for another disruption. Retail has been working through major shifts in how people shop, their customer service expectations and creating a marketing and logistics infrastructure that meets these changes in consumer behavior. 

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Topics: retail mobile applications

Top 4 Ways to Avoid Being Held Hostage by Your Supply Chain

Posted by Ryan Foust on Sep 6, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Supply chains are a never-ending cycle of moving parts and countless variables, where those parts and variables are constantly changing.

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Topics: enterprise mobility solutions

3 Imperatives the Retail Supply Chains Can’t Ignore

Posted by Steve Smith on Aug 30, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Retailers’ supply chains are growing larger and more complicated. Fast fashion, short product life cycles, personalized and localized demand and always-on shopping have seen to that.

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Topics: enterprise mobility solutions

Top 4 Challenges of Warehousing Leaders in 2017

Posted by Stan Jaworski on Aug 23, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The basic principles of warehouse management don’t change: Accurately, safely, and cost-effectively deliver what needs to go where. However, the demands made on warehouse managers and teams to fulfill these principles are increasing.

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Topics: Warehouse Management Solutions

Keep Ignoring the Cloud and You Risk Becoming Obsolete

Posted by Ryan Foust on Aug 16, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The cloud is out there.

Your customers are on it. Your competition is on it. If you’re not on it – or at least moving toward it – then you run the risk of becoming obsolete.

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Topics: benefits of the cloud

7 Ways Technology is Transforming Transportation

Posted by Steve Smith on Aug 9, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Technology has already transformed the transportation of goods significantly over the past twenty years. GPS alone has revolutionized the industry. From mapping routes to location tracking to real-time delivery updates, technology has radically altered the shipping landscape.

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Topics: transportation and distribution

What to Keep an Eye On As Amazon Swallows Whole Foods

Posted by Steve Smith on Aug 2, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The grocery world was rocked recently by Amazon’s stunning $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods. And it’s not just grocery stores keeping a watchful eye on this development. Shockwaves are being sent into every corner of retail where Amazon does business – which is to say, pretty much everywhere.

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Topics: distribution center solutions, enterprise mobility solutions

Why Your Supply Chain Legacy Systems are Like Cement Overshoes: 6 Steps to Modernize Them

Posted by Greg Henry on Jul 26, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Legacy systems are a tough nut to crack.

Especially in your supply chain, where system outages and downtimes can disrupt your entire operation.

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Topics: enterprise mobility solutions

Is Retail Tanking? Leader Round-Up

Posted by Stan Jaworski on Jul 19, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Everywhere you look, you see stories about how retail is dead, dying, and done. The Atlantic even ran a story about The Great Retail Apocalypse of 2017.

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Topics: retail industry trends

Your Supply Chain Could Become Your Secret Weapon: Here's Why That Matters

Posted by Steve Smith on Jul 12, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Navigating the delicate balancing act that is supply chain management has also been one of retail’s greatest challenges. The omnichannel world with its endless mix of demand and fulfillment points has made keeping that balance even more complicated and precarious.

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Topics: enterprise mobility solutions

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