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Holiday Prep For Peak Order Volumes
Okay, I know its March and the holidays are a long way off (or thankfully far behind), but it’s a well-known fact that the holidays are a key two-month time period for the retail industry.
In high volume, low margin grocery retailing, merchants have to be on their toes when it comes to driving customer demand and loyalty. This comprehensive eBook details the essential steps required to enable a commece anywhere strategy in grocery retail. With specific attention to developing a strategy, optimizing inventory, ensuring planning is targeted and scientific, and the power of real-time analytics will provide the reader an actionable plan for success.
How does Santa fulfill the wishes of his constantly expanding customer base? Every Christmas Eve, once the children are asleep, Santa Claus executes an omni-channel fulfillment strategy that astounds retailers around the world. To overcome challenges, he needs a solution that tracks orders, directs in-store picking, and packages gifts for drop-off on time.
Today more than ever, it’s all about the customer. The expectations customers place on retailers are motivating retailers to deliver a best-in-class customer experience across channels. To achieve that goal, it’s all about simplicity in business process execution.
Most e-commerce businesses start small, fulfilling orders manually and handling growth by adding staff, shifts and storage space. This can work for a while, but with increased success comes more order volume, more lines per order, more complexity and the inevitable need to add fulfillment automation.
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The Impact Of Mobility
Mobile devices are making their way into all aspects of retail, from consumers to associates and managers. This is causing a shift in everything from online marketing to workforce management.
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Order management has become a huge pain-point for retailers as they continue to struggle in the new omni-channel world of retail.
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New Sealed Air Survey Reveals Why And How e-Commerce Retailers Need To Rethink Their Packaging
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Focus On Flexibility For Goods-To-Person Item Picking
When it comes to investing in an automated order fulfillment solution to boost DC and warehouse efficiency, will the technology be flexible enough to support the changes that will undoubtedly impact the business in the future? In Part 3 of our podcast series with Jeff Hedges, president material handling at OPEX Corporation, he explains why savvy retailers favor a flexible goods-to-person (GTP) solution that easily adapts to changes in storage capacity, throughput capacity, and more — with very little down time.
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