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To do business in every direction, you need to know about the latest innovations in supply chain management. Enjoy up-to-date articles on everything from EDI to eCommerce to vendor managed inventory and more, from the leader in omni-channel business operations, TrueCommerce. 

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The 5 Essential Elements of Successful Drop Shipping

By
Haitham Ghadiry
February 6, 2020 -
Drop shipping has been an important part of multichannel commerce since the mail-order catalogs of the 1950s. But with the advent and subsequent explosion of Amazon and other “etailers”, modern drop shipping has grown into a global market worth over...

Smaller Store-footprints Demand More Technology

October 16, 2019 -
In a recent blog post, Clint Engel, Senior Retail Editor of Furniture Today, highlighted the trend of furniture stores opening smaller locations and incorporating technology with the in-store buying experience. From augmented reality to touchscreen stations, retailers are betting on these amenities to reduce sales lost to online retailers while maximizing options for buyers.

Scan-based Trading Users are Ready for Something Better

October 2, 2019 -
Remember when you were a kid and you dreamed about getting that awesome new toy? Sometimes the toy lived up to your expectations and other times, it was relegated to the back of your closet after a few hours. But hey, that was a long time ago. We’re adults. We’ve moved on and we no longer want toys, right? Wrong! Of course we still want toys, they’re just not dolls and dinosaurs. We adults dream about getting “toys” like a powerful computer or a new software suite. We envision our workdays being much more fulfilling and our projects impressing colleagues and supervisors.

EDI is cool again—thanks Forbes!

September 16, 2019 -
In his Forbes story ARC Advisory Group analyst Steve banker takes EDI ‘back to the future.’ In his view, EDI, the technology that has been around for decades, is rapidly evolving and has become cool again because more and more companies are engaging in digital transformations. We have always known EDI is cool and have spent the past two decades empowering manufacturers of all sizes to sell to the largest retailers in the world, through EDI.

Scan-based Trading Basics – Why, Who, and How

September 5, 2019 -
The omnichannel explosion has created enormous pressure on retailers to reduce inventory and cut carrying costs while offering high in-stock levels and product variety. Major chains like Target, Dollar General, Walgreen’s and CVS are turning to scan-based trading as an option to stay competitive.