The game has changed to win big on retail execution

By Gina Ashe, CEO, ThirdChannel Retail is a number’s game. To stay profitable, brands are deliberate in how they develop products, carefully considering every step from R&D, to materials sourcing, to production, to shipping and logistics. Once the product arrives at...

Collaboration with networks is the future of retail

One of the greatest business revolutions ever is the way the internet harnessed information, data, and communication to create a whole new businesses models and ways to make money. This revolution had the added effect of disrupting so many entrenched business models...

RWC reaps the rewards of new sales with EDI for SAP

In 2017, Reliance Worldwide Corporation (RWC) signed with a new retailer with over 2,000 selling locations that would carry more than 100 RWC product SKUs at each location. “If we were still doing EDI manually, this account would have required a team of ten full-time...

SPS Commerce comes up big at Acumatica Summit 2018

For the third consecutive year, SPS Commerce had the good fortune of sponsoring Acumatica Summit. This year, Acumatica threw a honky-tonk themed event and hosted their community in Nashville, Tenn., complete with live entertainment and a trip to the Country Music Hall...

Automation remedies for understaffing issues in retail

Now that the old year has finished and the new one has begun, retailers and suppliers everywhere are running their post-mortems and after action reports about their performance - both for the year and that last holiday shopping season. One recurring theme everyone is...
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