MULTICHANNEL MERCHANT » OMNICHANNEL
OmnichannelFeb 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.
OmnichannelJan 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.
OmnichannelJan 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.
OmnichannelJan 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.
OmnichannelJan 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.
OmnichannelJan 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.
OmnichannelJan 20, 2016 9:37 AM By Mike O'Brien
While order management systems are not a new concept, the technology has been advancing to keep up with the evolving world of omnichannel commerce and rising customer expectations of placing orders how, where and when they want to. So how do you go about identifying the right system for your particular business needs, now and in the future?
OmnichannelJan 19, 2016 1:38 PM By Daniela Forte
The more things change, the more they stay the same. That seemed to be what was going on at NRF BIG Show 2016 on Monday.
OmnichannelJan 11, 2016 11:56 AM By Mike O'Brien
Supply chain issues tied to new OMS and WMS systems led to inventory shortfalls and poor third quarter results for sporting apparel retailer Finish Line.
OmnichannelJan 07, 2016 3:06 PM By MCM Staff
Despite all the doom and gloom news that came out of Macy’s, Inc. on Jan. 6, chairman and CEO Terry Lundgren said its omnichannel investments are paying off.
It’s hard to argue against that: In November and December, the company filled nearly 17 million online orders at macys.com and bloomingdales.com.
But Macy’s really has the same problem other omnichannel retailers are experiencing. They are sacrificing store-level salespeople at the expense of technology, and not finding a happy medium to make the omnichannel experience a positive one.