Pilot Company Adopts Machine Learning Platform to Streamline Supply Chain Management

Retail TouchPoints

The Forecasting and Replenishment Solution analyzes demand patterns, inventory costs, margin, case pack size, lead times and other supply chain parameters, with the goal of determining the inventory level that maximizes revenue and sales. “We

Turning An E-commerce Accelerator Into a Billion-Dollar Business

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an AI-powered cross-border ecommerce accelerator — helps direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands launch, scale, and grow across ecommerce marketplaces and geographies by enabling their digital commerce through end-to-end distribution and supply chain management.

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End-to-End Service: No “Handoffs,” from Ideation to Installation

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What is Great Project Management for Branded Environments?

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The nation’s largest drugstore chain wanted to develop a variety of modular stores within stores and then quickly scale the projects nationwide. Environmental Design Athletics & Higher Education Retail REACH Supply Chain Management Logistics End-to-End Services program management

Highlights from the RetEx Roundtable: Top 8 Takeaways & Lessons Learned

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The Road to Retail Excellence: A Sneak Peek into Peter Hall’s Session at the Retail Execution Roundtable

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Four Sessions You CAN'T AFFORD TO MISS at Repsly’s Retail Execution Roundtable

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Merchandising Repsly News Insights and Studies CPG Team Management Supply Chain Management Field Marketing Technology Field SalesIf you haven’t had a chance to register for our free inaugural Retail Execution Roundtable yet, you’re in luck.

Announcing Repsly’s Retail Execution Roundtable: Event Preview

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The Fundamental Checklist for Choosing a Liquor Distributor

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Supply Chain ManagementWith hundreds of distribution companies to choose from, how can you determine which is the best fit for your emerging liquor company? This comprehensive checklist is designed to help decision makers at startup alcohol companies choose the best liquor distribution company to partner with.

How Top Brands are Managing Demand in the Era of COVID-19

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Insights and Studies Supply Chain ManagementIn the age of the coronavirus pandemic, CPG brands are having an unexpected moment. While it seems like most of the world is at home waiting for the storm to pass, brands that sell essential goods are busier than ever as consumers stock up: 1/3 of Coresight Survey respondents reported buying more food/household products than normal, and while overall economic activity may be declining the demand for essential products is peaking.

How to Increase Chain Penetration with Data

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Purple names new COO

Retail Dive

Eric Haynor, who has 30 years of supply chain management experience, replaces John Legg, who exited the position in April

Amazon, Walmart among 9 companies to receive FTC order for supply chain data

Retail Dive

The information the FTC will solicit is at the forefront of supply chain managers' day-to-day operations, such as the disruptions to obtaining and transporting products

4 Steps for Keeping Your Products in Stock During COVID-19 [Infographic]

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While consumer demand for CPG products has increased dramatically over the past few weeks, many brands are struggling to manage the stress this has put on their supply chains. Supply Chain Management CPG Industry News

Shoe companies are using Tecsys technology to modernize retail fulfilment

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Today in Global Small Business: The iOS App Economy

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Woodland Group launches 360 digital supply chain platform to complement its capabilities, network and owned assets across the globe

Retail Technology Review

Woodland Group has launched its new digital platform, Woodland Online, delivering full supply chain management from online quoting and booking, to tracking, reporting, WMS and supplier integration, stock and PO management. Retail Supply Chain Internet Retailing

Revenue from Robotics Deployed in Retail Stores to Reach $8.4 Billion by 2030

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The increased demand for retail has put a strain on supply chains and retail operations worldwide. Beyond enabling rapid fulfillment/restocking or automated inventory management, these technologies also provide additional data points for precise demand and procurement planning.

HelloFresh to pick up beleaguered Youfoodz

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The transaction combines Youfoodz’s strength in developing and manufacturing delicious ready-made meals with HelloFresh’s expertise in supply chain management, technology and direct-to-consumer marketing,” Youfoodz said in its statement to shareholders.

Super Retail Group delivers record sales, eyes expansion

Inside Retail

While low foot traffic and shipment delays impacted business during the first half, the chain recovered steadily and stocks are now replenished.

Lightspeed Integrates Retail and Supplier Supply Chain Data for Greater Flexibility

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The fully integrated stock ordering solution aims to improve supply chain management for SMBs by giving them greater strategic inventory visibility. Solution Spotlight Supply Chain & Sourcing lightspeed solution spotlight Supply chain

Video Forum: Elliott Rodgers, Ulta Beauty

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Among the issues he addresses are the role of digital tools in business transformation, a collaborative approach to supply chain management, consumer-facing technology, and the future of artificial intelligence, machine learning and robotics in retailing.

Purple Names Supply Chain Veteran as COO

Retail TouchPoints

Purple has appointed supply chain veteran Eric Haynor as its COO, effective June 6, 2022. Haynor’s 30 -year career includes his recent role as SVP of Global Industrial Supply Chain at water treatment company Ecolab, Inc.

Purple Shares Ascend Following Coliseum Capital Management Acquisition Bid

Retail TouchPoints

Purple Innovation has confirmed that investment firm Coliseum Capital Management made an unsolicited, non-binding proposal to acquire all outstanding capital stock of the digitally native mattress company for $4.35

Companies keep supply chain sustainability commitments, pandemic or not

Retail Wire

Eighty-two percent of executives surveyed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Center for Transportation and Logistics and the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals said their companies’ commitments to supply chain sustainability were not lessened as as a result of challenges created by the novel coronavirus pandemic over the past year-plus.

How to Build a Modern Supply Chain That’s Built to Last

Retail TouchPoints

Supply chain struggles never used to make headlines. Now, supply disruptions and uncertainties have many retailers scrambling for alternatives to the lean global supply chains. Traditional Supply Chains Aren’t Built for Disruptions.

Supply Chain Challenges Have Introduced a New Concept into Ecommerce — Inventory Pacing

Retail TouchPoints

Supply chain management is the heart of retail management and has the ability to inform the overall health of a business. As a result, businesses looking to gain a competitive advantage in the global marketplace are investing more heavily in supply chain management.

The Top 5 Retail ERP Software Features to Look For

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Every business has a number of core processes, units and departments that each function as vital cogs in the machinery, including manufacturing, order management, purchasing inventory, accounting, human resources, financial management and so much more.

Esprit CEO William Pak talks pop-ups, new collections and going global

Inside Retail

There have been many unsuccessful attempts to correct Esprit’s steady decline over the last 15 years, which is why Pak and the rest of the management team felt a complete overhaul was required. “We We started with changing our entire supply chain.

Thai startup Pomelo to launch fashion tech platform Prism

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Local brands, which already know their customers, can get support in product development, textile sourcing, and supply chain management, Jou said. Business E-commerce Fashion & accessories Latest Omnichannel Sectors Supply chain Pomelo

Thai startup Pomelo to launch fashion tech platform Prism

Inside Retail

Local brands, which already know their customers, can get support in product development, textile sourcing, and supply chain management, Jou said. Business E-commerce Fashion & accessories Latest Omnichannel Sectors Supply chain Top Stories Pomelo

Whole Foods Among First Retailers to Implement AWS Supply Chain Solution

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced a preview of AWS Supply Chain, a new application designed to help businesses increase supply chain visibility to make faster, more informed decisions that can mitigate risks, lower costs and improve the customer experience.

AI-driven solutions take supply chain planning to the next level

Inside Retail

Supply chain disruption may have become a singularly hot topic in retail circles these past years, but a focus on improving supply chain planning and forecasting is far more than just a passing trend. Business Sponsored content Supply chain Relex Solutions

REI Appoints First Chief Supply Chain Officer to Support Growth Initiatives

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REI Co-op has named Sylvia Wilks to the newly created role of SVP, Chief Supply Chain Officer, effective May 23, 2022. REI isn’t the only retailer tackling supply chain challenges at high levels.

Improve Your Supply Chain With an Effective Data Strategy

Independent Retailer

Over 80 percent of current warehouses operate without any automation, meaning supply chains and their data are left unoptimized. Here are some ways your company can leverage modern technology and benefit from an effective supply chain data strategy : Discover Your Company’s Pain Points.

How Technology is Improving Supply Chains in 2023

Independent Retailer

Digital supply chain transformation can ensure a smooth transition into the future while also protecting businesses from further supply chain crises. Fortunately, digital transformation in the supply chain can resolve most of the current manufacturing challenges.

Serena Williams’ VC Firm Leads Calico $2.1 Million Seed Funding

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A I-powere d smart supply chain management platform Calico has received $2.1 Supply chains are notoriously slow, fragmented and analog,” said Kathleen Chan, CEO of Calico in a statement.

JD.com launches Ochama Robotic Shop

Retail Focus

With rich experience in retail and cutting-edge logistics technologies that the company has accumulated over the years, we aspire to create an unprecedented shopping format for customers in Europe with better price and service,” said Pass Lei, general manager of ochama, JD Worldwide.

Preparing For Peak; Five Tips For Getting Supply Chains Fit For The Festive Season

Retail Focus

Ben Balfour, Business Operations Director at Advanced Supply Chain Group , shares top tips about how retailers can prepare their supply chains for a Black Friday and Christmas sales surge. Ben Balfour, Business Operations Director at Advanced Supply Chain Group.

Opinion: The clock is TikToking for supply chains

Inside Retail

The pandemic has accelerated this shift and it has changed the game for retailers, customers, and every part of the supply chain that connects them. The post Opinion: The clock is TikToking for supply chains appeared first on Inside Retail.

Australia’s supply chains should never look the same again

Inside Retail

The Australian Consumer and Competition Commission released a worrying report into the state of the world’s global ports and supply-chain networks – and the impact this is having on Australia – in November. This is particularly true for retail supply-chain management.

DELIVER 2022 Keynote Speakers Announced

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Antonella Di Pietro, General Manager and Chief Brand Officer, Silvian Heach. Caroline Zimmermann, Director of Supply Chain, Planning & Purchasing, Jack Wolfskin. Darija Pizent, Director of Supply Chain Management, Atlantic Grupa.

Food shortages are different this time: how to respond and avoid panic

Inside Retail

This disrupted the usual rhythms of predictable supply chains. Now the shortages are due to supply-side problems, and occurring (almost) nationally. All of Australia’s supermarket supply crises were dealt with in less than three weeks.