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November 4, 2014




“Open to Sell” – The New School Approach to Inventory Management

With the holiday season upon us, retailers, market analysts, and financiers alike remain wary of the economic environment and how it will effect consumer spending this year.  In order to stay afloat in the midst of this market volatility and …

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In Blog, Fulfillment

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March 1, 2016




J.C. Penney Continues Turnaround with Strong Q4

J.C. Penney posted strong numbers for the fourth quarter and all of 2015, citing its omnichannel initiatives as part of the reason for its continuing renaissance, doing well in a holiday season when competitors including Macy’s, Kohl’s and …

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July 31, 2012




Lands End Gets Ready for Back-to-School Shopping

Want a mom’s perspective of #LandsEnd innovations for Back to School this year? Take a look: youtu.be/teuCgIIkNYU — LandsEnd (@LandsEnd) July 30, 2012

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September 4, 2015




Week in Review: Peak Holiday Season Expectations Continue to Rise

The peak holiday season this year is beginning to look a lot like … last year, only more so in terms of customer expectations on faster delivery, flexible options and a mobile-friendly experience, retailers and experts told Multichannel Merchant this week.

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In Ecommerce, Global

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May 19, 2016




DIY Retail Brand MakersKit Launches Monthly Subscription Box

LOS ANGELES, PRNewswire – This spring, MakersKit, the go-to destination for DIY kits and innovative projects announces the launch of its subscription box service, MakersKit Monthly. Each month subscribers will receive a featured DIY project, plus extra goodies with a …

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January 1, 2015




Amazon Falling Back to the Pack in Customer Satisfaction

Answers Corporation has announced the release of The Answers Experience Index (AXI): 2014 U.S. Retail Edition, a study of multichannel retail touch points based on 40,000 consumer surveys gathered for the top 100 retail websites, top 30 retail chain stores and top 30 mobile …

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In customer experience, Customer Service

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May 20, 2015




The High Cost of Back Orders

How are backorders affecting your profitability?
From our consulting work with clients to improve their merchandise planning, forecasting and management processes and systems, we’ve seen a range of costs over 15 years to be between $7 and $12 for each unit that …

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November 27, 2015




Editor’s Notebook: My Big Fat Omnichannel Thanksgiving Shopping Day

A new Parry Family tradition began this Thanksgiving Day. This was the first time in about 10 years that my wife, Ursula, was not doing double-duty as a float escort at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and/or working as an …

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November 16, 2014




3 Steps to Protect Your Business’ Online Back Door

Security is a top concern for internet retailers, particularly during the crucial and high-traffic holiday season. Retailers spend a lot of time protecting the “front door” of their website using firewall rules, intrusion prevention and detection systems, web application firewalls …

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