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BlogJun 23, 2016 11:04 PM By Tim Parry
Well, let’s just say it’s probably not possible that Jeff Gennette will sink Macy’s, Inc. like Ron Johnson did when he took over JCPenney. Gennette has been the president of the embattled department store for the past two years, and has served the company in some sort of executive capacity since 2006. Here’s what Gennette needs to think about if he’s going to get Macy’s, Inc’s not just to regain its leadership position, but keep its stores from the retail graveyard.
BlogJun 22, 2016 5:44 PM By Angie Stocklin
How do you get your team to work together to solve departmental problems? One option is to move away from the old way of doing things (the “we say, you do”) and towards a more transparent process in which team members feel responsible for the department’s (and company’s) success. An easy way to implement this idea of ownership is through team huddles and DOR boards.
BlogJun 22, 2016 12:16 PM By Daniela Forte
Are you thinking about using a subscription-based approach to drive sales and increase customer loyalty? There are several factors to consider with this type of business model in order achieve success with your brand. Take a look at how one brand is doing right for its subscribers.
BlogJun 16, 2016 12:08 PM By Curt Barry
As fast as ecommerce and omnichannel is changing, is your company using its resources – time, money and talent – to continue to move ahead? Ecommerce, marketing and merchandising have research projects. Are you innovating in operations and fulfillment fast enough to lower costs and improve customer service? Here are three examples of innovation projects you can implement in your organization.
BlogJun 16, 2016 11:29 AM By Greg Zakowicz
Consumer technology is constantly evolving, reshaping the way retailers and consumers interact on a daily basis. These changes force retailers to provide functionality that allows consumers to easily make purchases on their device, or devices, of choice.
BlogJun 16, 2016 11:10 AM By Ted Dhanik
Approximately eight out of 10 shoppers use their mobile devices while shopping in-store. See why it is important to target your customers using mobile devices.
BlogJun 16, 2016 10:49 AM By Prat Moghe
Cloud computing changed everything for retailers. From brick-and-mortar enterprises to web-only storefronts, the cloud has had a major impact on business, technology and the bottom-line.
BlogJun 14, 2016 11:46 AM By Dave Williams
While there are many order fulfillment tools available, ranging from manual, to automated, to a mix of both, warehouse execution systems are emerging as the solution of choice for many leading manufacturing and distribution companies. Here’s a look at how a WES can address your order fulfillment challenges.
BlogJun 13, 2016 3:21 PM By Bill Onion
B2B companies in this day and age are repeatedly encouraged to invest in electronic commerce to drive down the cost of customer interaction. Traditionally, B2B organizations first look to electronic data interchange (EDI) as an approach for this. However, more recently, B2B ecommerce has become another options for companies. Considering the fact that both systems process orders digitally, what exactly is the difference between them?
BlogJun 13, 2016 11:33 AM By Anthony Nicalo
Blaming a lack of consumer spending on a recession is easy, but the data shows something more profound. People are still spending money, but instead of shelling out for new possessions, they’re now splurging on experiences. To that end, here are three steps to improve sales moving forward.