Current Headlines

  1. National Retail Federation Honored By Environmental Protection Agency

    The National Retail Federation was recognized today on Earth Day by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with its 2014 SmartWay Affiliate Challenge award. The EPA recognized NRF for supporting policies and practices that reduce truck emissions and enhance freight efficiency.

  2. Consumer Goods Suppliers Identify $3M In Potential Annual Savings

    As many consumer goods suppliers continue to report growing business challenges, a new report from Honeywell has found that millions of dollars can be saved by evaluating and improving Direct Store Delivery (DSD) operations - namely the way that products are ordered, sold, delivered and merchandised.

  3. Cabela’s To Hire 225 For Cheektowaga, N.Y., Store

    Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, plans to hire approximately 225 full-time and part-time employees to staff its new Cheektowaga, N.Y., location scheduled to open this fall.

  4. Venuelabs And The Location Based Marketing Association Release 2014 Mobile Consumer Industry Benchmarks

    Today, Venuelabs and the Location Based Marketing Association released the 2014 Mobile Consumer Benchmarks, a series of customer experience reports for key industry verticals that include Retail, Restaurants, and Hospitality.

  5. enVista Named To Top Workplaces List For 2014

    enVista, a leading supply chain consulting and IT services firm, has been named to “The Indianapolis Star Top Workplaces” list for 2014.

  6. enVista To Present Distribution Center Best Practices At The Operations Summit

    enVista President and CEO, Jim Barnes, will moderate an educational session with enVista client and leading retailer, Ann Taylor, at the Operations Summit in Indianapolis, April 22-24, 2014.

  7. AgilOne Closes $25M Funding Round To Fuel Global Expansion

    AgilOne, the cloud-based predictive marketing company, recently announced that it has closed a $25M Series C investment round.

  8. American Public University System And The Loss Prevention Foundation Create Scholarship Program To Support Career Advancement For Veterans In Retail Loss Prevention And Asset Protection

    American Public University System (APUS) and The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF), recently announced a professional certification scholarship for American Military University (AMU) and American Public University (APU) students.

  9. Merchant Warehouse And TabbedOut Partner To Enhance The Reach Of Mobile Payments And Digital Marketing In The Hospitality Industry

    Payment technologies innovator Merchant Warehouse recently announced its partnership with hospitality mobile payments leader TabbedOut.

  10. Connected Consumers Create Pressures For Retailers To Embrace Mobile Technologies New Omnico Group Study Reveals

    Global retail technology expert Omnico Group today released results from its latest national primary research campaign revealing that consumers are increasingly using an omni-channel approach to shop, adding pressure to retailers to embrace technology to ensure a seamless customer experience.