InventoryFeb 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.
InventoryJan 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?
InventoryJan 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.
InventoryJan 05, 2016 2:32 PM By Jeremy Bodenhamer
Distribution data and technology can help retailers improve customer service, supply chain and shipping processes. Here are 6 steps to help get you there.
InventoryDec 22, 2015 12:28 PM By Mike O'Brien
Amazon is reportedly in talks to lease 20 Boeing cargo jets, and flying out of an old DHL facility in Ohio, as talk of its air transport plans grows.
InventoryDec 16, 2015 3:16 PM By Karthik Marudur
If you’re an omnichannel retailer, here’s how you can eliminate hurdles during pre-purchase, purchase and post-purchase phases to delight your customers.
InventoryDec 10, 2015 10:27 AM By MCM Staff
December’s import cargo volume at major container ports will be the same as 2014 as stores bring in the last round of holiday merchandise, the NRF said.
InventoryOct 14, 2015 9:52 AM By Mike O'Brien
Given growing customer expectations, more retailers are investing in new omnichannel capabilities, but room for improvement remains, a new report found.
InventoryOct 05, 2015 2:27 PM By Curt Barry
Battling Amazon and customer expectations are major challenges, but supply chain and infrastructure are the real elephants in the room. How do you fix it?
InventorySep 22, 2015 9:26 AM By Mike O'Brien
We’re looking for a few good 3PLs! Tell us why you excel at third-party logistics, and we’ll add you to Multichannel Merchant’s Top 3PLs 2016 list.