How to Streamline Your Ecommerce Supply Chain, Engage Factories Overseas, and Reduce Costs

BigCommerce

Then I started looking at all of the ecommerce stores out there and realized that they struggled with their supply chain. How do you streamline your supply chain? We also enable businesses to make their supply chains stronger, improve their margins, cut costs, and decrease lead times.

Why Supply Chain Visibility Is A Must For Today’s Retailers

Retail TouchPoints

Retail supply chains infused with multimodal visibility have an unrivaled competitive advantage. Supply chain visibility can no longer be considered a “nice to have” feature. Despite the tremendous value, supply chain visibility is still misunderstood.

5 Best Practices for Dropshipping Craft Supplies

ecomdash

One of the most popular product niches in ecommerce is craft supplies. Capitalize on the growing market with these tips for dropshipping art and craft supplies. The post 5 Best Practices for Dropshipping Craft Supplies appeared first on ecomdash.

Analytics pave the way for supply chain organizations

TradeGecko

In a recent study by The Hackett Group on the digital transformation of the supply chain , the overall consensus is that data analytics will be a major catalyst for change in 2018. Business Growth Supply chain management

Grocers Partner For Digital Growth

Forrester eCommerce

age of the customer digital business partner relationship management (PRM) retail supply chain management digital grocery digital retail fulfillment logistics partners supply chain

5 Hacks to Perfect Your Supply Chain Management

ecomdash

Stellar supply chain management will increase profits and help expand your business. Use these intuitive hacks to master your supply chain today. The post 5 Hacks to Perfect Your Supply Chain Management appeared first on ecomdash.

Zara supply chain analysis - the secret behind Zara's retail success

TradeGecko

It's not unusual to pass a Zara store and do a double-take - didn't you just see that on the catwalk? As a brand, their speed and responsiveness to the latest fashion trends are key to Zara’s competitive advantage. Owned by the distribution group Inditex, we had a look at what makes Zara so fast that the New York Times called it "mind-spinningly supersonic ". Case studies Popular Posts

Risk mitigation: Preparing for retail supply chain disaster

Bamboo Rose

Supply chain crises can happen anywhere at any time, as today’s supply chains are more vulnerable. The post Risk mitigation: Preparing for retail supply chain disaster appeared first on Bamboo Rose. Retail News retail supply chain supply chain risk what if costing

Procurement and supply chain jobs up 13% in the UK year on year

Retail Technology Review

The latest Robert Walters UK Jobs Index has revealed that procurement and supply chain vacancies have risen across the UK, with the number of jobs available in the third quarter of 2017 up 7% compared to the same time last year

Increase efficiency by automating your supply chain workflows

TradeGecko

Supply chain management Wholesale eCommerceIn the digital age, businesses need to use all the tools at their disposal to optimize their workflows and run the most cost-effective operational processes.

How digitization is propelling P2P into the supply chain spotlight

Bamboo Rose

Advancements like machine learning, automation and artificial intelligence have begun to seep into multiple facets of the supply chain, from sourcing to purchase management and every step in-between. Digital Sourcing & Global Sourcing digitization P2P supply chain visibility

Services Gives Back at the Stuff-the-Truck School Supply Drive

ChannelAdvisor

Their annual Backpack Giveaway collects and distributes school supplies to local children affected by homelessness or poverty. School supplies typically average $100 per child.

Don’t thank Cupid, thank logistics and supply chain

Bamboo Rose

The post Don’t thank Cupid, thank logistics and supply chain appeared first on Bamboo Rose. Retail News logistics retail operations supply chain Valentine’s DayAh, Valentine’s Day.

A more consistent performing supply chain starts with defining your risk threshold

Bamboo Rose

The post A more consistent performing supply chain starts with defining your risk threshold appeared first on Bamboo Rose. Global Trade Management compliance risk management risk strategies supply chainThe reality is that no company ever has total control of its risk.

What is supply chain management for wholesale?

TradeGecko

Supply chain management involves controlling the upstream and downstream flow of materials and finances from sourcing to manufacturing and distributing, to retailing and finally into the hands of the end consumer. Efficient supply chain management also ensures that a company maintains a constant flow of fresh products at an optimal level that matches customer demand while keeping inventory levels at a minimum to minimize carrying costs.

Food safety: How to improve visibility in the grocery supply chain

Bamboo Rose

The post Food safety: How to improve visibility in the grocery supply chain appeared first on Bamboo Rose. Retail News global sourcing grocery retail supply chain transparencyIn 2017, more than 20 million pounds of food were recalled within the United States.

Adapting B2B Integration To Support Distributed Commerce

Retail TouchPoints

Today’s distributed commerce environment — with its improved digital shopping technologies and widespread adoption of multiple commerce channels — demands greater supply chain agility to drop-ship merchandise when and where the customer wants it.

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La Maison Simons wins Supply Chain Innovation Award

Retalon

We’re proud of our customer, La Maison Simons, for winning Retail Council of Canada’s “Supply Chain Innovation” Award. The post La Maison Simons wins Supply Chain Innovation Award appeared first on Retalon.

La Maison Simons wins Supply Chain Innovation Award

Retalon

We’re proud of our customer, La Maison Simons, for winning Retail Council of Canada’s “Supply Chain Innovation” Award. The post La Maison Simons wins Supply Chain Innovation Award appeared first on Retalon.

Out of theory and into practice: AI/ML in the retail supply chain

Bamboo Rose

There are so many opportunities for retailers to leverage these technologies to improve efficiencies and innovation throughout the supply chain. The post Out of theory and into practice: AI/ML in the retail supply chain appeared first on Bamboo Rose.

5 Supply chain challenges you need to get on top of

TradeGecko

Once upon a time, supply chain management was easy. Today, businesses have to contend with global competition, product life cycle compression, and most importantly, rising customer power. Insights & Analysis

How Amazon will impact the supply chain in 2018

TradeGecko

In their 10-K annual report from 2017, Amazon stated that it had generated $6.4 billion in sales from retail subscription services alone. Wall Street firm Needham predicted that by 2021 Amazon would make up 50% of all US eCommerce, so we can expect 2018 to be another colossal year for the eCommerce giant. eCommerce

Keep.com, Need Supply and RevZilla Share 6 Strategies for Success

Sailthru

Since the 2018 holiday season will be here before you know it, we invited three brilliant marketers — Keep.com CEO Stacie Henderson ; Andrew Lim , RevZilla ’s Email Manager; and Aneesha Rao , Marketing Manager at Need Supply — to our One World Trade HQ to talk about their top takeaways from 2017.

Smarter Segmentation and an Omnichannel Balance: Q&A with Need Supply Co’s Aneesha Rao

Sailthru

A former Googler whose job as the Strategy and Digital Marketing Manager at Need Supply Co. You went from Google to Betabrand to Need Supply. Need Supply has a huge variety of products. So, perhaps I shop at Need Supply every week, but I shop at Totokaelo once every 2 weeks.

What is Reverse Logistics & Why is it Important?

PFS

In fact, Forrester Research outlines reverse logistics as one of the three omni-channel necessities, next to optimizing your supply chain network and improving inventory availability and visibility.

Creating An Early Warning System: 3 Areas To Monitor For eCommerce Success This Holiday

Profitero

Monitor Supply. Should demand, supply and inventory issues go awry, it’s best to have a contingency plan in place. Profitero Demand Supply Conversion Holiday 2017 eCommerce

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Automation: the secret ingredient to successful CRM & internal communications

TradeGecko

But did you know that supply chain automation can help improve communication on both fronts? Supply chain management How toA dedicated approach to Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and well-planned internal communication processes are must-haves for any successful business.

Automation in practice: TradeGecko Connect

TradeGecko

Business Growth Supply chain management How toMaximizing efficiencies is incredibly important for any business owner, but especially for those who are trading in multiple markets. Once you’re up and running, take control of your expanding business by managing all your operations on one platform.

5 Signs Your Company Needs An OMS

OrderDynamics

Supply Chain Visibility. One of the key requirements in omni-channel supply chains is having complete visibility of your supply chain at any point in time. Do you have to reinvent your allocation process as your supply chain becomes more complex?

Webinar: E-Commerce Fulfillment Guide

ChannelAdvisor

Join FedEx and ChannelAdvisor to hear about hot topics in fulfillment and supply chain. Industry Trends FedEx fulfillment Supply Chain webinarTuesday, July 11, 2017, at 1 p.m. EDT | 10 a.m.

Infographic: Why batch tracking is important for your business

TradeGecko

Globalization allows businesses to spread their supply chain across the entire globe, so that they’ll always have the right suppliers delivering the best products to their customers. Supply chain management Inventory Management Small BusinessA hyper-connected world requires hyper-traceability. However, this also increases the risk of recalls and contamination at scale.

Survey shows that retailers want more effective sourcing

Bamboo Rose

Digital Sourcing & Global Sourcing Retail News digital sourcing PLM product lifecycle management retail supply chain supply chain surveyThe need to bring high quality products to market faster and more effectively is more pressing than ever before.

How DJI created and took over the drone world

TradeGecko

We explore how DJI achieved success through its tight supply chain management and extensive R&D. Business Growth Supply chain management Case studiesDà-Jiāng Innovations Science and Technology Co, best known as DJI, took the global drone landscape and airscape by storm in only a handful of years.

Inventory Management, Batch & Expiry: An eBook

TradeGecko

Regardless of whether you’re a brand owner, wholesaler, or distributor keeping track of your products across the supply chain is important, so you can trace all your products in the event of a recall. Supply chain management Inventory ManagementLearn how batch and expiry tracking can help you manage and keep track of product movements and help you grow your business in this FREE eBook.

Don’t let first be the worst: How to avoid sacrifices in the race to the bottom

Bamboo Rose

Digital Sourcing & Global Sourcing digital technology retail supply chain sustainability transparency what if costingAs consumers increasingly put their money behind companies they perceive as sustainable, every industry is being pushed towards transparency.

5 ways tech makes an impact on logistics and on-demand delivery

TradeGecko

Supply chain management Customer Management LogisticsDemand for automation, personalized workflows and streamlining complicated operation processes have strongly contributed to a shift in how businesses have to operate today (causing the on-demand delivery sector to boom considerably) and creating a tight relationship between consumers and businesses.

We asked, they responded. Here’s what retailers want

Bamboo Rose

The retail supply chain is complex, and sourcing great products at a low cost is tricky. Digital Sourcing & Global Sourcing digital retail sourcing supply chain survey

4 benefits of using Fulfillment by Amazon

TradeGecko

Supply chain management Logistics IntegrationsAs the leading Inventory Management platform, TradeGecko is intimately aware that there are many challenges involved with growing and scaling a successful eCommerce business.

Fast, good and cheap – how P2P systems allow retailers to have all three

Bamboo Rose

Global Trade Management P2P purchase to pay supply chainThe saying goes: “What is good and fast isn’t cheap. What is fast and cheap isn’t good. What is good and cheap isn’t fast. You can only have two.”

Inventory Management eBook: Batch & Expiry

TradeGecko

Regardless of whether you’re a brand owner, wholesaler, or distributor keeping track of your products across the supply chain is important, so you can trace all your products in the event of a recall. Supply chain management Inventory ManagementLearn how batch and expiry tracking can help you manage and keep track of product movements and help you grow your business in this FREE eBook.