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Omnichannel ARCHIVE

Amazon Shipping Has Slowed for Non-Prime Members  Feb 09, 2016 10:09 AM By Mike O'Brien

While Amazon still reigns with Prime, delivery times have slipped for non-Prime members as omnichannel retailers have caught up, according to new data from StellaService. However, this flexing of their fulfillment muscles has come at a significant cost.

Replatforming Your Ecommerce System? Don’t Overlook Order Management  Feb 05, 2016 3:16 PM By Karthik Marudur

When embarking on a replatforming project, a critical element that cannot be overlooked is the incorporation of a dedicated Order Management System (OMS). This is a vital step that must be taken at the outset of the process to ensure that a retailer has a strong understanding of inventory, availability and fulfillment optimization to maximize revenue and deliver a superior customer experience.

Week in Review: The Great Amazon Retail Store Mystery Solved  Feb 04, 2016 12:03 PM By MCM Staff

Amazon was going to keep its store expansion plans a mystery. And Jeff Bezos would have gotten away with it, too, if it wasn’t for those meddling CEOs. So is Amazon going to open 300 to 400 bricks-and-mortar stores as General Growth Properties CEO Sandeep Mathrani said during its earnings call on Tuesday?

Omnichannel Returns Jump Significantly During Holiday Season  Feb 04, 2016 9:23 AM By Mike O'Brien

Newgistics discusses increased omnichannel returns during the recent holiday season, and best practices in returns that can help drive sales and profit.

Were We Right About Omnichannel Fulfillment Trends?  Feb 02, 2016 11:48 AM By Tim Parry

Shoppers not only expect but demand flexibility and freedom to buy at their total convenience. This creates supply chain complexity around synchronizing inventory and orders coming from stores, websites, mobile, catalogs, etc.

Week in Review: Amazon and PayPal Payments Battle Heats Up  Jan 28, 2016 3:04 PM By MCM Staff

It is probably not a coincidence that Amazon Payments and PayPal both announced record number of users following what’s been the most successful holiday season for mobile commerce.

4 Reasons Successful Retailers Are Prioritizing Unified Commerce  Jan 25, 2016 4:53 PM By Alain Poirier

So many need-to-have or impulse purchases are lost when retailers can’t satisfy those cravings in the moment.

Week in Review: JCPenney is Bringing Back Appliances  Jan 21, 2016 2:52 PM By MCM Staff

After more than 30 years, JCPenney decided to re-enter the appliance business when customer data showed that the vast majority of its shoppers own a home and are frequently searching for major appliance options on jcp.com.

Ebay Enterprise and Demandware Form New Alliance to Deliver Omnichannel Commerce  Jan 21, 2016 12:14 PM By MCM Staff

Demandware, Inc. a provider of enterprise cloud commerce solutions, and eBay Enterprise, an independent omnichannel commerce provider, have announced an alliance to develop a fully enabled omnichannel solution.

Omnichannel Order Volume Spiked 72% During 2015 Peak Season  Jan 21, 2016 6:52 AM By MCM Staff

eBay Enterprise’s Digital Commerce Index also shows drastic increases in omnichannel commerce sales and fulfillment capacity to mitigate out-of-stock situations, save sales and meet tight delivery timelines during the holiday season.






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