How do you achieve an accurate forecast in retail? Enter ‘flowcastin’. By Penelope Ody
Interest in RFID has been preoccupied with stock keeping but signs of a more innovative approach are evolving.
Manhattan Associates has won a major contract with MH Alshaya Co, one of the Middle East’s most well-established retailers.
The consumer packaged goods sector is embracing retail-ready packaging. Will this mean fewer stock-outs or simply untidier shelves? By Penelope Ody
Three retailers have put forward proposals for individual megasheds upwards of 650,000 sq ft each around the country as they put in place supply chain systems to deal with growing consumer demand.
Kwik Save has awarded the UK warehouse and distribution contract for its ambient and frozen goods to TDG in a deal worth more than £9 million a year.
There are clever technical solutions for every supply chain activity – so why does everyone use spreadsheets? By Penelope Ody
The digital generation will transform home delivery sooner than we think. By Penelope Ody
With more shoppers buying online, getting the goods home is presenting fresh challenges. By Penelope Ody
Instore, the discount retailer, has blamed increasing costs at its distribution warehouse for its second profit warning within a month. The owner of the Poundstretcher chain said it had “seen a significant shortfall in sales against internal expectations”