Leveraging Accounting to Boost Profits

Independent Retailer

Too often, independent retailers miss opportunities to increase their profits and streamline their operations because they are not taking a close enough look at accounting. . Taking a hard look at payment terms can expose what keeps cash flow positive. by Nauman Poonja.

How to Find the Best Accountant for Your Retail Business

Retail Focus

An accountant can be an invaluable partner in your entrepreneurial journey but only if you find a good one for your business. A good small business accountant has many years of experience helping companies like yours and can bring a different perspective to your unique business challenges.


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Lush to close social media accounts over platform safety concerns

365 Retail

In a statement, the company said: “We at Lush don’t want to wait for better worldwide regulations or for the platforms to introduce best practice guidelines, while a generation of young people are growing up experiencing serious and lasting harm.

Walgreens launches bank account, debit Mastercard

Mass Relators

Walgreens and InComm Payments have launched Scarlet, a bank account and debit card powered by Mastercard and issued by MetaBank, and available exclusively at Walgreens. It will be available at more than 9,000 Walgreens stores nationwide, online and via the Walgreens mobile app.

Life as a MuleSoft Account Development Representative


This post was written by Sabrina Montanez and TJ Terrell, Account Development Representatives at MuleSoft. The post Life as a MuleSoft Account Development Representative first appeared on MuleSoft Blog. Careers & Culture careers life at mulesoft

Accounting Specialist (Bank & Financial Ops)

V Count

Accounting Specialist (Bank & Financial Ops). We are looking for an Accounting Specialist – Bank & Financial Ops who will join our Finance and Administration Team to follow up payments and collections and ensure the financial records’ accuracy.

Accounting Specialist (Bank & Financial Ops)

V Count

Accounting Specialist (Bank & Financial Ops). We are looking for an Accounting Specialist – Bank & Financial Ops who will join our Finance and Administration Team to follow up payments and collections and ensure the financial records’ accuracy.

Transforming Retail Awards: Q&A with Patrick Berghaeger, industry account director at Awards sponsor Talkdesk

Retail Insider

These conversations are what fuels innovation and keep this industry at the forefront of technological advancement. What attracted you and Talkdesk to being involved with these Awards? Having worked with Glynn to sponsor these events in the past, I knew our paths would cross again.

KitchenAid launches’ Making the everyday, colourful’ pop-up at Bluewater

Retail Focus

The team of KitchenAid gurus will be on hand throughout November at Bluewater shopping centre to demonstrate the range of products to keen cooks, bakers or those that are looking for the ultimate present this Christmas.

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[Whitepaper]: Display and Merchandising Compliance: Ensure Accountability and Actionability


Here at Wiser, we’ve recently released a new solution: Wiser Scorecards. To explore why we’ve created a new whitepaper titled Display and Merchandising Compliance: Ensure Accountability and Actionability. ” “Scorecards allow you to improve field conditions faster and at more locations than previously possible because they automate data reporting and comparison. The steps between data collection and action are often the hardest.

European countries account for seven of the 15 most cashless economies

365 Retail

The world’s most cashless economies have been revealed in a new report by the credit card experts at money.co.uk. Canada also has the highest contactless payment limit in the world at $250 CAD (£147~).

3 Types of Data You Need to Explode Sales in Your Highest Priority Accounts


To make the most of that investment, CPG sales and marketing teams are putting data at the forefront of their retail execution efforts, unlocking the insight they need to prioritize and maximize high-opportunity initiatives.

Payment Account Reference (PAR): A new primer on an old topic

Tender Retail

The tokenization process in payment transactions replaces the primary account number (PAN) data with a substitute value. The use of this replacement value—or token —provides “more protection against fraud and account data compromise by removing the PAN from potentially vulnerable parts” of the payment environment. As one example from the days before payment tokenization, it was customary to rely solely on the PAN to identify a customer’s loyalty account.

Compete with the Best Manufacturers with These Great 8

Global Shop

The Great 8 of Manufacturing are 8 capabilities that, when done correctly and concurrently, allow you to make the right decisions at the right time for your business. Your customers expect the best: fast turnaround times, competitive pricing, high quality, and on-time delivery every time.

How retailers are racing to meet the needs of older online shoppers

Inside Retail

Starts at 60, the online news and community hub aimed at seniors, has just launched an e-commerce platform as it looks to become the go-to destination for the growing number of baby boomers shopping online.

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Out-of-stocks fall as retail reopens, but unavailable stock still accounts for almost a fifth of UK retailers’ inventory, OneStock’s data warns

365 Retail

Romulus Grigoras, Founder and CEO at OneStock, commented: “With the accelerated and sustained demand for ecommerce, online competition has intensified.

Q&A: Richard Murray reflects on 17 years at JB Hi-Fi

Inside Retail

Richard Murray has been the CEO of Australian electronics giant JB Hi-Fi since 2014, but this week, he has left the electronics company to become CEO at retail business Premier Investments, parent company of Just Group, Smiggle and Peter Alexander. . I started at JB when I was 26.

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Here are the 6 ways consumers look at sharing data

Inside Retail

Rather than relying on specific customer characteristics like age or gender, LCA looks at a whole pattern of consumer attitudes or behaviours to describe quite precise, meaningful groups. In fact, most consumers are at least indifferent to it and at worst actively seek to protect their data.

Filter Manufacturer Gets Production Under Control with Cloud ERP

Global Shop

These customizable tools summarize data in various areas of the business into a single screen, providing “at-a-glance” information to track past and present performance while informing decisions for the future.

Spanx Acquired by Blackstone, Now Valued at $1.2B

Retail Touch

Shapewear brand Spanx has taken its first outside funding 21 years after its founding, with global investment firm Blackstone set to take a majority stake in the company at a valuation of $1.2

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Parental leave coaching: The missing link to keeping talented women at work

Inside Retail

According to the WGEA, women account for 93.5 per cent of all primary carer’s leave utilised, and men account for 6.5 This significant reduction of female talent comes at a great cost to both organisations and women alike.

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Meet Cisco at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2021!

Cisco Retail

I am excited that one of the most interesting and influential groups of developers working on these apps will be coming together to explore the paths forward in software next week at KubeCon + CloundNativeCon 2021. Join us on October 14 at 11:55am PST.

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Q&A: This is what it’s like launching a business at 60

Inside Retail

During her career Nettlefold has worked across many different sectors, from interior design and advertising to banking and at the age of 60, she decided to launch T-House. You were also a stay-at-home mum. My greatest lessons have been learnt from being a stay-at-home mother.

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Village Medical at Walgreens opening sites in Dallas, Tampa

Mass Relators

Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) and VillageMD this month announced plans for new Village Medical at Walgreens primary care practices in Texas and Florida. Chronic disease accounts for 75% of Texas health care expenditures, yet many areas lack access to primary care. DEERFIELD, Ill.

Analysis: Decision time looms at DJs and Myer boardrooms

Inside Retail

billion but is currently valued at just $250.4 The forward plan anticipates a 110-square-metre-reduction in gross leaseable area for a shrinking Myer that, in the last half, achieved 21 per cent of its total sales online but with impacts on margin taking into account competitive pricing, logistics and the higher rate of returns compared to in-store purchases. The post Analysis: Decision time looms at DJs and Myer boardrooms appeared first on Inside Retail.

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Sales rebound at New Look after restructuring

365 Retail

The company confirmed in its accounts that it closed 39 stores to take its portfolio to 472 sites at the end of the year. The firm’s accounts also showed that it had reduced its employee numbers by almost 2,000 to 10,912 at the end of March this year.

My Skyrocketing Career Growth at Cisco!

Cisco Retail

A lot can happen when you’re working hard and having fun, and I can attest to that being true at Cisco. I still remember the day I received the call offering me a role at Cisco. At the time, I was leading a large Service Provider account.

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Integrate to Automate: 10 Integrations Every Manufacturer Needs

Global Shop

You’ll be amazed at what a few integrations can do. Staying competitive and automating your shop floor is as important as ever. One of the simplest ways to do that is by integrating your ERP with your other software.

Pfizer vaccine booster shots available at Walgreens

Mass Relators

New patients to Walgreens seeking a booster shot will be asked to verify eligibility when the appointment is scheduled and at the time of the appointment. Currently, patients with a registered Walgreens pharmacy account can access their vaccines records via the Walgreens website or mobile app.

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Job Shop Revolutionizes Their Company With ERP Software

Global Shop

“Most of the ERP systems we looked at had major weaknesses when it came to managing both production processing and stock sales. ” Adam Ploufee, General Manager at Brunswick Steel.

Retail professionals invited to power business recovery at IRX & eDX

A1 Retail

Registration is now open for IRX (InternetRetailing Expo) & eDX taking place on 13 & 14 October 2021 at the NEC, Birmingham. IRX (InternetRetailing Expo) & eDX takes place on 13 & 14 October 2021 at the NEC, Birmingham.

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McDonald’s Raising Hourly Wages at Company-Owned Locations


McDonald’s (Chicago) is planning to raise hourly wages at its U.S.-based, The company said it anticipates paying workers an average of $15 at its company-owned restaurants by 2024. based, company-owned locations by 10 percent, CNBC reports.

Consumers spent $900 billion more at online retailers in 2020, but local still has a future

Retail Focus

In fact, according to a report from the Mastercard Economics Institute , consumers across the globe spent $900 billion more at online retailers in 2020 versus the prior two-year trend. Here is a look at some key reasons as to why offline shopping is, on occasions, the better option. .

How to be Strategic in Your New Retail Brand’s Financial Matters

Retail Next

Open a Business Account. For starters, you need to open a banking account that is separate from your personal accounts. Typically, you will also ensure the money in your business account is only meant only for your enterprise. . Choose Appropriate Accounting Software.

5 things you didn’t know about CSR at Cisco

Cisco Retail

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Cisco Crisis Response has helped connect food banks in need of surge capacity, network ad hoc homeless shelters to prevent spread of disease, and mitigate cyber threats at emergency operating centers. At Cisco, we want to empower an inclusive future for all.

The WFH Diaries: How to Thrive in Lockdown 3.0

Retail Assist

At the start of the first nationwide lockdown last year, we brought you the WFH Diaries; interviewing both colleagues across our team and industry insiders alike, we showed how people were dealing with being thrown into balancing work and life from home.

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Ex-Post Office boss Vennells quits roles at leading retailers

Talking Retail

Former Post Office chief executive Paula Vennells has stepped down from boardroom positions at retailers Morrisons and Dunelm, as well as her role as a Church of England minister. This story continues at Ex-Post Office boss Vennells quits roles at leading retailers.

Circle K to Deploy 700+ Bitcoin ATMs at Locations Across the U.S.

Retail Touch

Circle K is rolling out a network of bitcoin ATMs at 700 of its locations across the U.S. Bitcoin ATMs have already been installed at Circle K stores in 30 states. and Canada in an exclusive partnership with Bitcoin Depot.

IT at the Speed of Dev

Cisco Retail

Once Intersight users have access to a valid Terraform Cloud Business account, integrating the platforms is as easy as 1-2-3. Back in March, we announced a unique partnership between Cisco and HashiCorp, bringing together the leaders in public and private cloud automation.

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Company directors can’t serve two masters: what went wrong at AusPost

Inside Retail

Directors are accountable to shareholders indirectly, because shareholders have the ability to vote them off the board. Even at Australia Post. Jason Harris is professor of corporate law at the University of Sydney.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Global Shop Solutions ERP Software

Global Shop

If you’re looking at Global Shop Solutions as a possible ERP solution for your manufacturing business, you can find answers to the basic “Who are you and what do you do?” At your request, we can also arrange an onsite visit with one of our customers to see the software in action.

Theo Paphitis discusses hybrid retailing at Autumn Fair

A1 Retail

We have launched new ranges and products at Autumn Fair, including, textile, outdoor living, gifts, and Christmas. Tom Hawes, Director, Tilnar Art; “Sunday was our best ‘Sunday’ at a trade show ever, and we took more orders yesterday, than in any other day at previous Autumn Fairs. James Long, Pintail; “We have been very busy, taking orders from the doors opening right through to the end of the day, opening new accounts and seeing existing and lapsed customers.”.

Dollar Tree is elevating prices at selected stores

Mass Relators

will begin adding new price points above $1 at all of its Dollar Tree Plus stores while testing higher price points at more than 100 selected legacy Dollar Tree locations. By the end of fiscal 2024, the chain expects to field at least 5,000 stores in that format. “We