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Moving Forward in Reverse  Nov 01, 2003 10:30 PM By Jeff Kline

LAST JUNE FEDEX GROUND EXPANDED its return options for catalog and online retailers by introducing a new Consolidated Return Service. This service targets

Savings Banked  Nov 01, 2003 10:30 PM By MCM staff

Ten years of miracle-managing your DC, and they still expect you to find ways to cut costs! It’s October, the first holiday book has dropped, and you

Cotton Picking  Nov 01, 2003 10:30 PM By D. Douglas Graham

RATIONALES FOR OUTSOURCING fulfillment usually boil down to three. When a company wants to do business beyond its traditional operating radius, outsourcing

Opinion and Response  Nov 01, 2003 10:30 PM By MCM staff

EXCLUSIVE RESEARCH REPORT Survey Says: Better Than Expected All this talk about how catalogers had slashed circulation may be just that: talk. Among the

Not My SKU  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Barbara Arnn

Something about returns suggests error someone, somehow, has miscalculated. That aura has helped establish a market for companies such as Liquidation.com,

Battling Today’s Economic Doldrums  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Douglas Bley

POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC conditions seem bleak. Unemployment levels are near all-time highs. Small-parcel delivery costs are rising faster than anyone’s

Bricks Aid Clicks  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By MCM staff

IN THE DAYS when the Web grocery business produced spectacular flops like Webvan, the South African grocery Pick ‘n Pay began developing its business

Born Again  Oct 01, 2003 9:30 PM By Barbara Arnn

Can it really be only five years since online consumers were first identified? Forrester Research Inc. claims first to have defined this creature in a

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






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