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Retailers are working more closely with suppliers and customers to keep the right items in stock at the right time, reports a recent inventory management
Perfect measurements don’t have to be out of reach. If your productivity and efficiency numbers have zero sex appeal, the solution isn’t a drastic overhaul.
Just as direct-to-customer software has become a mature product, the recession is causing slower sales, fewer installations, and layoffs and reorganizations
Three components are crucial to defining requirements for a new software application: 1) documenting existing processes; 2) assessing the functionality
In the past seven years, the U.S. Army has cut average domestic delivery times from 15-20 days to six, slashed order and ship times for repair parts by
Radio frequency has begun to revolutionize warehouse operations, and its application to truck fuel management is no exception. When fuel management systems
Having been around since 1856, Manchester, VT-based Orvis could qualify as an antique. But to prove that it’s anything but dusty and dated, the cataloger/retailer
It’s the Savings, Stupid Whoever took the potshot at the Sierra Trading Post catalog in the January Backword (Sell Me, Don’t Save Me) was clever but uninformed.
We know that some people try to make money out of everything. Given half a chance, they would sell their own families down the river if they thought they
Karie Shu would be any U.S. retailer’s dream consumer. A recent graduate of the University of Chicago, Karie is a fashion-conscious young professional,