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Ecommerce Delivery in the Last Mile - Exclusive Coverage of the D3 Retail Supply Chain Summit

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The D3 Supply Chain Summit brought together over 400 supply chain executives of major and fast-growing retailers, brands, CPG and service provider companies to solve the most crucial supply chain challenges affecting the retail industry today. 

How artificial intelligence could transform everything from product lifecycle management (Retail PLM) to sourcing to the factory floor

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The fear that robots will one day take our jobs is ubiquitous. And factory workers are no different, with technology set to shift the current model to such an extent that the supply chain as we know it may soon cease to exist.

Top 5 Recommendations for Choosing The Best Retail Sourcing Software

Monday, March 19, 2018

Retail sourcing technology solutions enable global retailers to satisfy the preferences of the increasingly fickle consumer by focusing on price, quality and speed to market through superior retail supply chain management.

Private Label flows through the "Smart Supply Chain" for Interconnected Retail Sourcing

In the quickly globalizing world, the question retailers ask themselves is increasingly becoming “How can we improve our time-to-market?”. While striving to develop and bring to market their private label faster and faced with competitive pressures from the supply chain giant, Amazon, as your competition, the idea of adding categories and product types can be daunting.

How Technology is Revolutionizing the Way we Manufacture Clothes

The demand for fast, affordable and even disposable fashion has soared over the last decade. And as a result, mass retailers are under pressure to find the next low-cost retail sourcing destination, where cheap labour and low overheads mean jeans, dresses and jackets can arrive in London, New York and Shanghai costing less than the price of lunch.

Sourcing Solutions Improve Retail Supply Chain Management

Today’s global sourcing environment is increasingly complex, where multiple functions, processes and suppliers in different countries need to work together like a virtual orchestra to produce products within short timelines. Failure to get the right quantity of your product in front of a targeted consumer when they are ready to buy can mean failure of a product, brand or company.

How Do Consumers Effect Global Sourcing?

How Can Retailers Scale Their Business And Source Better, Faster, And Smarter?

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Let’s face it; most of us are consumers who love to shop.   Often we don’t take the time to think about the effects consumers have on the retail industry and its global sourcing operations. Many consumers are loyal shoppers who tend to frequent the same retail outlets again and again. However, as demands change so does loyalty. 

The Multi-Channel Retailers Are Winning And They Don’t Believe In The ‘Amazon Effect’

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The current retail market has clearly evolved and retailers need to rethink their strategy. Today’s consumer has raised the bar on what they want in terms of price, quality, product assortment and service.

ROI Justification For Product Development And Sourcing Automation

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Retailers around the world have increased investments in retail technologies such as omnichannel retailing, digital wallet, RFID, and inventory software. On the other hand, investments in global supply chain technologies, particularly technologies related to product development and sourcing operations, have been lagging.

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