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How Holiday Shopping Affects Supply Chain Operations

With the holidays right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to take a look at how holiday shopping affects supply chain operations. It is probably little surprise to anyone that companies need to shift their strategies at this tends to be the most profitable and hectic time of the year.

2017 Trends - Inventory Visibility and Order Management

Retail companies wanting to build on their successes of 2016 should look for ways to bolster inventory visibility and order management throughout the supply chain. 

This according to an end-of-year webinar sponsored by Retail Systems Research—an industry-leading market intelligence firm—and a series of articles spawned by the firm’s “what to expect” forecast of 2017 trends.

How Retailers are Winning Multi-Channel with Supply Chain Focus

Successful retailers understand that fulfilling customers’ ever-changing demand for faster, better and competitively priced products across multiple channels – mobile, in-store, online ­– requires a comprehensive approach.

Alternative multi-channels are requiring substantial investments in technology, systems and new forms of infrastructure to support these new channels of delivery. To ensure consistency across these channels, retailers must rethink their business processes, streamline order and inventory management, and improve information flow through the entire supply chain.

 

A Match Made in the Cloud: Sony DADC Partners with Softeon on WMS Cloud Solution

 

Mark your calendars for The WERC show April 30th-May 3rd, 2017! We are excited to be there for the 40th annual conference. WERC offers the opportunity to network with other supply chain professionals on a smaller, in depth scale. The conference will be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas this year, and Softeon will be exhibiting at booth #618. We hope to see you there!   Details...

 

The 4 Pillars of Softeon Beverage

Beverage supply chain logistics can be unpredictable. Limited shelf lives, allocation, picking, packing, and shipping combine to make the high-volume, transaction-intensive industry a tricky one to manage. To top it off, the steady stream of mergers and acquisitions in the beverage industy can make unifying systems and getting a complete end-to-end view nearly impossible.

Distributed Order Management (DOM) and the Internet of Everything

 

Mark your calendars for The WERC show April 30th-May 3rd, 2017! We are excited to be there for the 40th annual conference. WERC offers the opportunity to network with other supply chain professionals on a smaller, in depth scale. The conference will be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas this year, and Softeon will be exhibiting at booth #618. We hope to see you there!   Details...

 

Distributed Order Management (DOM) – Solid Technology Value

 

Mark your calendars for The WERC show April 30th-May 3rd, 2017! We are excited to be there for the 40th annual conference. WERC offers the opportunity to network with other supply chain professionals on a smaller, in depth scale. The conference will be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas this year, and Softeon will be exhibiting at booth #618. We hope to see you there!   Details...

 

Starbucks’ Winning Blend: A Love for Their Employees and Their Supply Chain

 

Mark your calendars for The WERC show April 30th-May 3rd, 2017! We are excited to be there for the 40th annual conference. WERC offers the opportunity to network with other supply chain professionals on a smaller, in depth scale. The conference will be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas this year, and Softeon will be exhibiting at booth #618. We hope to see you there!   Details...

 

Sears Utilizes Softeon DOM to Obtain Real Time Data

Mark your calendars for The WERC show April 30th-May 3rd, 2017! We are excited to be there for the 40th annual conference. WERC offers the opportunity to network with other supply chain professionals on a smaller, in depth scale. The conference will be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas this year, and Softeon will be exhibiting at booth #618. We hope to see you there!   Details...

A Step Closer to the Customer

​In their July 2015 publication of the Hype Cycle for Supply Chain Execution Technologies, Gartner has observed a recent trend in the Slope of Enlightenment part of the Hype Cycle where companies are adding Distributed Order Management (DOM) and Slotting to their existing Supply Chain Management (SCM) applications. If a company buys and installs DOM and slotting to use them together with their WMS, then that would be an example of an application on the Supply Chain Hype Cycle.

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