Distribution Management, Platform, Posts, Supply Chain
E-commerce Distribution: How to Embark on a Digital Transformation
According to the Gartner Digital Commerce Vendor Guide, 2018, “Digital commerce is a major component of a superior customer experience, with a growing ecosystem of technologies, vendors, and services.” Opportunities abound when trading partners work together to create a seamless, automated, and error-free supply chain with a focus on providing a simple, effective, and enjoyable…
Distribution Management, Posts, Supply Chain
Being More Competitive in Industrial Distribution
A key component to being competitive in industrial distribution entails choosing the right software and considering key factors such as design, use, and scalability.
Posts, Supply Chain
An Effective Brand Inspires Intentional, Meaningful Behavior
When it comes to branding, I feel confident in saying that I have seen it all. I have had to answer obtuse questions like, “What kind of car would your company be?” I have had to make things out of clay in workshops. I have been through pages of spreadsheets on consumer data. I have had a front-row seat to all of the trends – the good and the bad – through all of marketing.
Platform, Posts, Supply Chain
Electronic Data Interchange: The Gift That Keeps on Giving
Although electronic data interchange (EDI) has been around since the early 1970s, many businesses are taking a fresh look at how this powerful commerce platform can affect their cash conversion cycle. A strong EDI strategy can increase efficiency and reduce errors, streamlining trading partner onboarding and transactions. In this post we’ll review expectations for the future of this technology as well as how it’s changing.
Posts, Retail Order Management
E-Commerce and Physical Stores: How Do They Stack Up?
Can one retail channel truly exist without the other in today’s omnichannel world? With traditional e-commerce giants like Amazon making the move to open brick-and-mortar locations, the trend towards an omnichannel retail experience is undeniable. Both digital and physical stores continue to play important, if not always equal, roles in the shopping journey of modern…
Healthcare, Posts, Supply Chain
3 Myths about Point-of-Use Inventory Management Systems
Health systems looking to control costs while strengthening patient care often struggle to bring lasting change to hospital supply chains with complex requirements.