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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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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...
2 minute read
Retail
Trading

Christmas time isn't always peak time

December 3, 2018 -
The festive period can make or break a retailer’s year but there are many companies that need to use this period to rethink and re-plan for next year. Whilst the Christmas period is synonymous with high consumer spending, promotional offers and an...
2 minute read
EDI
eInvoicing
Retail
Trading

What is an EDI Managed Service?

November 9, 2018 -
A managed service describes the practice of outsourcing certain processes and functions intended to improve operations and cut expenses. Companies outsourcing their EDI to a fully managed service provider work towards bridging the gap between the...
2 minute read
EDI
eInvoicing
Retail
Trading

Italy implements e-invoicing regulations to tackle fraud

October 29, 2018 -
Italy have recently taken the proliferation of electronic trading a step further than most of their European neighbours by introducing an obligatory e-invoicing decree relating to all B2B transactions for those companies residing in Italy by January...
3 minute read
Trading

What is Product Information Management (PIM)?

October 22, 2018 -
What is PIM? Product Information Management is a method whereby companies manage the information required to market and sell products through distribution channels. Through this system, companies standardise and amalgamate customer-facing product...
2 minute read
EDI

What are EDI Messages?

October 17, 2018 -
In 2016, the UK processed £274 billion of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) sales. EDI messages streamline business transactions and facilitate the exchange of electronic documents such as Purchase Orders, Invoices, Advanced Shipping Notices and many...
2 minute read
Retail
Trading

SAP EDI Integration: 3 benefits

September 4, 2018 -
TrueCommerce EDI SAP integration fully automates the flow of information between trading partners, enabling you to streamline your processes, improve visibility and shorten order-to-cash/purchase-to-pay cycles. Speed and accuracy An integrated EDI...
2 minute read