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What is Retail Analytics?

Retail analytics is the process of gathering, analyzing, and interpreting data related to retail operations and consumer behavior to make informed business decisions. It uses…

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November 16, 2023

Insights From Directions EMEA 2023 

The annual EMEA Direction4Partners Community event was held from November 1-3, 2023 in Lyon, France. Nearly 3,000 attendees from 803…
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November 15, 2023

Importance of Inventory Management in the Marketplace

Online marketplaces have transformed shopping behaviors. With the rise of eCommerce, more buyers opt for online shopping than ever before.…
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November 13, 2023

New information and timetable for the implementation of e-invoicing in Germany

A new law in Germany (“Wachstumschancengesetz”) is expected to be discussed in the parliament in December 2023. This law is…
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November 8, 2023

Alternatives to Just-in-Time Inventory

Just-in-time (JIT) inventory has long been a standard inventory management strategy. This lean inventory model requires businesses to order new…
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November 1, 2023

5 Industries That Benefit the Most From Cloud-Based Supply Chain 

As of 2022, the cloud stored 60% of corporate data from organizations worldwide. With its ability to enhance business agility,…
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October 27, 2023

Advancing Pharmaceutical Traceability: Top 10 Traceability Essentials and How EDI Can Help

The pharmaceutical industry is a highly regulated sector with stringent government standards and requirements to ensure drug safety and quality.…
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October 27, 2023

Returning to Reality:  Normalizing the Furniture Industry Supply Chain

Furniture Industry Struggles Amidst Pandemic Closures   While it may seem like a distant memory now, we all remember when the…
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October 27, 2023

Update to E-invoicing Implementation Schedule in France

Our previous blog post on e-invoicing in France informed you that the French B2G and B2B e-invoicing mandate had been…
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October 27, 2023

Mandatory B2G E-Invoicing in Portugal: Streamlining Transactions with the Public Sector

For several years, the Portuguese government has been working towards making electronic invoicing mandatory for B2G (Business-to-Government) transactions.  Due to…
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October 27, 2023

Poland Prepares for Mandatory Electronic Invoicing 

Starting July 1, 2024, it will be mandatory for larger companies in Poland to exchange invoices electronically.  As part of…
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October 25, 2023

Guide to Supply Chain Risk Management

Supply chain disruptions are unavoidable and increasing — over 11,000 disruptions were reported in 2021 in the United States, a…
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October 18, 2023

Cloud EDI vs. On-Premises EDI 

Efficiently communicating order data is critical for continued business growth. For years, businesses used electronic data interchange (EDI) to speed up order…
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