February 20, 2013




4 Benefits of Outsourcing Fulfillment

Many merchants who start a small business dream of one day standing over a massive company that employs hundreds and has offices all over the world. The delicate part of growing your ecommerce business is dealing with issues which one …

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In Operations & Fulfillment

February 15, 2013




Amazon Redshift Available To The Masses

It stores data. A lot of data and now it is available to the masses. Amazon Web Services announced Feb. 15 Amazon Redshift, a data warehouse service in the cloud is now available to customers, according to a press release from …

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In B2B, Lists & Data - Buisness

January 16, 2013




Join us for the 2013 Operations Summit Conference

Direct-to-customer merchandise sales are skyrocketing. Whether you sell to consumers or businesses, your direct-to-customer sales will be a crucial part of future growth and strategy. Which is why we are inviting you to attend the only conference exclusively about ecommerce …

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In Catalog, Contact Center

January 15, 2013




Lundgren Says States Will Benefit from Online Sales Taxes

Macy’s president and CEO Terry Lundgren says he doesn’t know when it will happen or how. But ultimately, he believes every consumer – and ecommerce merchant – will have to pay an online sales tax.
“The states are in such (financial) …

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In Ecommerce, Marketplaces

January 4, 2013




Leslie’s Swimming Pool Supplies Acquires Ram Chemical and Supply

Leslie’s Swimming Pool Supplies Acquires South Texas Chain (via PR Newswire) PHOENIX, Jan. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Leslie’s Poolmart, Inc., the world’s largest retailer of swimming pool and spa supplies, is excited to announce the acquisition of Warehouse Pools, Inc. The acquisition …

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In PR Newswire

December 1, 2012




Editor’s Note: Everyone Needs a Backup Plan

Overall, we were blessed here in Connecticut. Superstorm Sandy pounded us on Oct. 29, and is was considered by many to be the worst storm that ever hit us. But as bad as damage was here – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said …

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In Analytics, Ecommerce

November 22, 2012




Baudville Acquires hi5 Recognition

B2B merchant Baudville, which specializes in employee recognition products, has acquired a majority stake in hi5 Recognition – a web-based platform for service awards and performance incentives.
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In B2B, Email

November 16, 2012




Retailers Facing Backlash from Workers Over Holiday Hours

Companies such as Wal-Mart, Target, Sears and Kohl’s have come under fire by employees who are demanding they “give Thanksgiving back to families” after new holiday hours are requiring employees to work on Thanksgiving.
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In Email, News

Warehouse/Distribution Center, distribution center, distribution centers, Shipping/Delivery, shipping, Operations and Fulfillment, Operations Management, Amazon, Gap, The Gap, Trader Joe's, Lindt, Hobby Lobby, Benjamin Moore

September 2, 2014




O+F Distribution Center Roundup, Sept. 2, 2014

Here is a listing of some recently announced expansions and additions in distribution and fulfillment centers:

Trader Joe’s purchased a 76-acre brownfield site in Daytona Beach, FL to build a new $80 million, 800,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution center, according to …

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In Fulfillment, Inventory

September 2, 2014




1-800-Flowers Acquires Harry & David

Online floral retailer 1-800-Flowers announced it has acquired specialty gift retailer Harry & David Holdings Inc. for $142.5 million, according to a press release.

The acquisition includes Harry & David’s brands and websites as well as its headquarters, manufacturing and distribution …

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In Executive, M&A and Financial

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