Continuing its longtime commitment to eco-friendly practices, Crowley’s Puerto Rico liner services group has joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry that provides a framework to assess the environmental and energy efficiency of moving goods through the supply chain
Paycor, provider of cloud-based onboarding, HR, payroll and timekeeping software, proudly announces a new strategic partnership with Quality Supply Chain Co-op (QSCC), the independent purchasing cooperative for Wendy’s restaurants.
QAD Inc., a leading provider of enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies, recently announced the availability of QAD Transportation Management System (QAD TMS) 2.0.
Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), the provider of Costco point-of-sale (POS) and inventory information to the manufacturer community, recently announced the launch of its Costco Collaborative Retail Exchange (CRX) in Australia.
HighJump, a global provider of supply chain network solutions, announced today that Lakeshore Learning Materials has selected HighJump™ Warehouse Advantage as its warehouse management system (WMS).
Swisslog, a leading supplier of solutions for medication and supply chain management in healthcare, announces the launch of Delivery Manager, an intelligent tracking application that provides a single point of control, accountability and traceability for patient order delivery in acute care hospitals.
Vendor compliance programs detect compliance problems and ultimately prevent them altogether, which has a critical impact on the supply chain. We connected with Greg Holder, CEO and founder of Compliance Networks, to learn more about how vendor compliance improves supply chain performance. Here’s what he had to say.
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Report examines how retailers are responding to the pressure for omnichannel options.
Retailers face daunting and complex challenges with regard to their omni-channel supply chains. There are countless reasons why retailers can’t go it alone. Greg Holder, CEO and co-founder of Compliance Networks, provides detailed solutions, including a Vendor Compliance Optimization (VCO) program, that can help retailers leverage the benefits of supply chain visibility.
Omni-channel consumer demand has pushed the connection between shoppers and goods deeper into the supply chain, creating fundamental shifts in DC operations.
There’s no prescriptive approach to establishing true, seamless, anychannel retail commerce, but experts agree on four imperatives to the equation.
Increased online sales volume pushed a Midwestern appliance retailer to find a way to connect its e-commerce platform to ERP software, streamlining the ordering process and decreasing shipping times.
Mobile POS races to the bottom, customer service apps reign supreme, and BYOD begins to make perfect sense.
Take a look at some of the leading companies helping retailers with fulfillment and order management in today’s rapidly changing retail environment.
Consumer expectations of a seamless omni-channel experience are reinventing the supply chain.
Communication between retailers and suppliers will look very different in the near future. In order to meet the increasing demands of the consumer, control costs, and enhance collaboration, retailers and suppliers must improve processes for sharing data and extract as much value as possible from that data. The Trading Partner Interface of the Future, as conceptualized by RVCF, will achieve these goals while strengthening relationships between retailers and suppliers. By exploring the key areas of retailer-supplier communication, this report provides insights into what such a solution would entail and the business benefits it would create. Stakeholders in technology companies should take note that it is our vision that unrestricted, synchronized data sharing is the direction of the future.
Compliance Networks announces rCMS Foundation, the latest in vendor compliance solutions for retailers. rCMS Foundation provides on-demand vendor compliance solutions that retailers can have implemented in 30 days or less.