Halo, provider of self-service supply chain intelligence geared to the mid-market and with a focus primarily on manufacturing, distribution and retail, today announced the acquisition of all assets of New Zealand-based SkuBrain. SkuBrain offers Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) for supply chain planning for small to medium-sized retailers.
An internationally renowned CEO and author on strategic business growth joins an award-winning supply chain practitioner and an experienced innovation expert as keynotes at the ASQ Lean and Six Sigma Conference, Feb. 29 – March 1 in Phoenix.
Total has signed a binding Heads of Agreement with ENN LNG Trading for the delivery of 0.5 million tonnes per year of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for a period of 10 years. The deliveries will be sourced from Total’s global LNG portfolio and are expected to begin in 2018 upon completion of ENN’s Zhoushan LNG receiving terminal.
JDA Software Group, Inc. recently announced expansion of its mobility strategy with a new JDA Certified Mobile Alliance Program, enabling alliances to certify mobile applications based on JDA’s industry-leading omni-channel retail and supply chain solutions.
H.I.G. Capital ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment firm with $19B of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Ship Supply International (“Ship Supply”), has acquired Alliance Supply Management (“Alliance”).
Rockfarm Supply Chain Solutions, an innovative Logistics Service Company, has acquired a majority interest in Global Distribution & Logistics, LLC. An International Forwarder headquartered in Elgin, IL, Global Distribution & Logistics will be integrated into the Rockfarm family of companies.
Greg Holder, CEO and Co-Founder, Compliance Networks talks to Innovative Retail Technologies about predictive analytics’ impact on the retail supply chain, as well as the seven most effective methods for developing and deploying a vendor compliance program.
Online retail giant is building its own delivery infrastructure.
The consumer goods to retail supply chain has clearly been the most prominent and quite arguably the most important sector of the supply chain for decades.
Implementation should be complete by 2016 and is anticipated to improve inventory management.
The print engine is the heart of any print-and-apply labeling system, and selecting the right one for your application can mean the difference between a successful installation and one that causes costly downtime because of mechanical failures or print quality issues.
Since 2012, Mondelez International has been deep with a company-wide supply chain renovation aiming to boost productivity while expanding margins and creating cash to induce growth. Here is how it’s shaping up.
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.
With the M2M VIP enterprise portal, you can seamless integrate front-office activities directly into your back-office ERP system. The Made2Manage Enterprise Portal (M2M VIP) enables you to harness the power of the Web to engage your customers, suppliers, employees and partners by bringing them closer to your business, while reducing your costs.
Compliance Networks offers a free opportunity assessment as a pre-sale discovery event with a two-fold objective. The opportunity assessment clarifies the client organization's objectives and quantifies the potential economic impact of a vendor compliance optimization process on the retail organization.