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Sex and the City  Nov 01, 2003 10:30 PM By Rama Ramaswami

FREEBIES LIKE RUBIK’S CUBES, T-shirts, mugs, and Godiva chocolates adorned the tables. At least ten different desserts beckoned. People ate as they milled

Project Post-mortem  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By JUDSON A. PUTERBAUGH

Here’s an all-too-familiar scenario: A project team spends six months of late nights and cold pizza working to go live with a new system. Then the go

Crime Does Pay  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Bennett Voyles

Sick of working yourself to the bone just to keep your demanding customers happy? Tired of worrying about budgets and margins and inventory turns? Maybe

Operations and Management: Small Catalogers, Big-Time Speed  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Mark Del Franco

Catalogers that receive tens or hundreds of thousands of orders a day, such as Lands’ End and L.L. Bean, have long had a dedicated Internet connection

Dirty Laundry Comes Clean  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By David Pluviose

The subject of retail returns is big, messy, and embarrassing enough that retailers tend to keep quiet about it. Logistics executives toss around words

Patterson Buys into New Market  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Mark Del Franco

Who says there are no new lands left to conquer? Certainly not St. Paul, MN-based Patterson Dental Co. In August the cataloger of dental and veterinary

Innocents Abroad  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Rama Ramaswami

EVER SINCE O+F STARTED A DEBATE on offshore outsourcing in its weekly e-newsletter back in August, we have been deluged with e-mails from readers. Feedback

Tell Them What’s Wrong  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Liz Kislik

YOU CAN’T EXPECT ANY WORKER to change an unsuccessful behavior unless you tell him what he’s doing wrong and how to fix it. But most people avoid giving

Buy Now, Pay Later  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Rama Ramaswami

Retailers may pride themselves on being but not, alas, when it comes to online payment options. Thus far in cyber space, there has been only one way to

The Family That E-Checks Together  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Jeff Morris

Hate licking envelopes? So do I. I used to hate licking stamps, but since they became self-stick I no longer have that excuse. Still, I find the whole






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