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Consignment Stock /Scan Based Trading – Why, Who, and How

October 4, 2019 -
The omnichannel explosion has created enormous pressure on retailers to reduce inventory and cut carrying costs, while still offering high in-stock levels and product variety. Increasing numbers of retailers are consequently turning to consignment stock, also known as scan based trading, to stay competitive.
3 minute read
Amazon
B2B
EDI
eInvoicing
Integration
Retail
Trading

B2B to B2C - The shifting role of manufacturers

May 13, 2019 -
For years the accepted trading narrative for manufacturers was set in stone. A manufacturing organisation would produce products and sell these either to a wholesaler or directly to a retailer, in both situations the manufacturer sells the products...
4 minute read
Amazon
B2B
EDI
eInvoicing
Integration
Retail
Trading

Marketplace Integration with Your ERP/Business System

March 25, 2019 -
In reviewing the results from the last 12 months, there were several trends that have emerged, one of which is a notable increase in the number of organisations looking for integration to marketplaces such as Amazon and eBay, including many high...
3 minute read
Amazon
B2B
EDI
eInvoicing
Integration
Retail
Trading

Amazon Go: Is this the future of retail?

February 17, 2019 -
In a 2018 report, PwC stated that ‘on average 14 shops are closing per day in the UK.’ Whilst this is a damning statistic for UK retail and epitomises the struggles of our highstreets, it depicts a contrasting landscape to those companies who have...
4 minute read
Retail
Trading

Big data for big distribution

January 7, 2019 -
Big data is a term used to refer to data sets that are too large or complex for traditional data-processing application software to adequately deal with. Originally, big data was associated with three key concepts: volume, variety, and velocity....
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