5 Ways to Get Your Supply Chain Ready to Go Back to School

Lindsey McGee
July 28, 2021 -
New notebooks. Blue and black pens. Calendars, organizers, backpacks, laptops, and perhaps most importantly, the first day outfit. Parents and students alike are thinking about all the things they’ll need for the start of the school year. With a...

Why You Need Better Inventory Visibility

Ross Elliott
July 7, 2021 -
To meet customer demands and stay competitive in a world where expectations for product availability and delivery speed continue to rise, every link along the supply chain has to operate efficiently. From warehouse management to order fulfillment to...

What Manufacturers Need to Know About Drop Shipping

Ryan Tierney
December 16, 2020 -
One of the most conspicuous traits of today’s business landscape is that customer expectations seem to reach new heights with every passing month—and this is especially true when it comes to shipping speed. Amazon has set the bar high for online...

Ron’s Thoughts: 2020 Year in Home Furnishings

Ron Sellers
December 14, 2020 -
2020. What a year. In home furnishings, we came into 2020 with the vigor of a new era, a new decade. We had already determined it was going to be a great year, and the first quarter started off very strong, perhaps stronger than most in recent memory...

5 Important VMI Trends You Need to Pay Attention To

Doug Bethea
November 2, 2020 -
Today’s B2C environment pits brick-and-mortar retailers against not just one another, but the whole of the internet. As eCommerce activity continues to skyrocket with a 44.4% YoY increase in Q2 of 2020, in-store sales are facing year-over-year...

Drop Ship 101: The Benefits of Drop Ship for Retailers

Phil Kenney
August 17, 2020 -
Drop shipping is a business model where a merchant, such as an eCommerce or brick-and-mortar retailer, sells products to consumers, but the product manufacturer or distributor is responsible for fulfillment. When a customer places an order on the...

Ron’s Thoughts: Drop Shipping in Uncertain Times

Ron Sellers
April 6, 2020 -
Like many of you, I’m writing this from my home office, so let me start by saying that if you are home, I hope you’re safe and healthy. And if you can’t stay home, know that we are all grateful for whatever you’re doing to support your community. In...