Merchandising Methods Redefined. What impact will RFID, Smart Dressing Rooms and Smarter Merchandising software portent for Retailer Success?
Consumer goods, including CPG, consumer electronics, appliances, home goods, furniture, etc.
Siemens PLM: Forging a New Foundation in Manufacturing Markets
Observations from Siemens Analyst Event in Boston.
Material Handling and Logistics Conference Flies High in Wasatch Mountains
Last week I attended the MHLC in the mountains in Utah. The higher altitude must have gone to everyone’s heads, since I have to say, the topics discussed were timely, on target, and often profound.
The Power of Retailer/Supplier Integration
NEECOM Spring Conference 2014.
Logility Customers Stay Connected
Updates from Logility Connections 2014.
Collaborative Demand Planning Technology
Everybody wants to collaborate. But is this actually done — technically?
Stop Whining – Start Winning at Omni-Channel
The raging battle over the channels — etail vs. on-premise shopping — is masking the real issue — the customer experience.
Winning the Freshness Wars: Creating Shopper Loyalty and Profitability in Retail Grocery
How end-to-end temperature monitoring improves produce quality, reduces waste, and increases customer satisfaction and profitability.
Demand Management in the Age of the Customer
How Mobile and other customer engagement channels can improve Demand Management.
The Merged Channel Nirvana
Merged Channel is a hot topic, catapulted by the suddenness of mobile popularity. Beyond the buzz, companies need to provide the right mix of services, messages, and pricing.
To create some clarity, and highlight the warning signs about what can go wrong, ChainLink has teamed up with StorefrontBacktalk to create this timely report. Here are a dozen short focused articles covering everything from what is required for an underlying foundation, to the CEO’s perspective, to lessons learned from recent successes and failures, to how to measure the effectiveness of your channels, campaigns, and initiatives, and more.
In this special issue on Merged Channel, the writers challenge your thinking about what it takes for successful merged channel management.
Extra-Sensory Perception for Retailers and Manufacturers
How can retailers and CPG manufacturers read the minds of their fickle consumers? There are new ways available, beyond the traditional focus group or statistical forecast tools.