Warehouse/Distribution Center, order management system, ERP, operations and fulfillment, system integration, VAR

8 Things to Do Now to Ensure Success Next Peak Season

| Curt Barry

While we’re not through peak season yet, there are 8 quick steps you can take now that will help with post-season assessment of your fulfillment operations and planning for 2017. They will prove invaluable in January and February as you look for ways to implement improvements during the next peak.

Your Global Fulfillment Operation is Already Out of Date

| James Hyde

Ensuring your global fulfillment operation remains up to date and is utilizing the best and most automated systems available should be a priority for all businesses. Here’s how successful ecommerce businesses of the future are looking towards or already achieving personalized customer experiences, multichannel fulfillment and real time visibility of all physical operations.

Inventory Visibility: The Real Omnichannel Challenge

| Mike O'Brien

Omnichannel has become a standard practice in retail, but how well are companies achieving inventory visibility across channels that is so critical to its success?
In this infographic from Stitch Labs, see where the gaps are between omnichannel vision and reality, and what steps can be taken to see improvements.

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Women are Making Big Strides in D-to-C Operations

| Tim Parry

Angie Stocklin has a BS, Psychology and an Ed.S, School Psychology. Pooja Agarwal has a BA in Economics and Anthropology from the University of Michigan. So what led them into the male-dominated field of direct-to-customer operations? In Multichannel Merchant’s September 2016 issue, we look at the success stories and accomplishments of Stocklin, Agarwal, and eight other female D-to-C operations executives.

Women in Operations 2016 | Kimberly Silva

| Tim Parry

Kimberly Silva oversees the Operations for Fairytale Brownies, and her job includes – but is not limited to – baking production, food safety, food defense, product distribution and facility operations. Read more about Silva’s accomplishments in a male-dominated field in our exclusive Women in Operations section of MultichannelMerchant.com.

Women in Operations 2016 | Angie Stocklin

| Tim Parry

Angie Stocklin has two degrees: a BS in Psychology and an Ed.S. in School Psychology. So how do those degrees translate into Stocklin’s day-to-day role as the COO of direct to customer eye wear seller One Click Ventures? Check out Stocklin’s profile in Multichannel Merchant’s exclusive Women in Operations section.

Women in Operations 2016 | Pooja Agarwal

| Tim Parry

At Birchbox, Pooja Agarwal manages the warehouse, transportation, procurement, supply chain, subscription operation and web production functions. She also work cross-functionally with other internal teams to support all new initiatives and ensure the company can scale in the future. Read more about her role at Birchbox and why she is on the list for Women in Operations.