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Friday, November 01, 2013
One of the nation’s best known retailers of luxury goods, Neiman Marcus’ new facility was designed for crossdocking, store replenishment and e-commerce.
A high-speed conveyor and sortation system flows goods from the receiving dock to the shipping dock, with some conventional storage and picking.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Commerce reported that September retail sales at $425.9 billion were down 0.1 percent compared to August and up 3.2 percent compared to September 2012, and the NRF eported that September retail sales, which exclude autos, gas stations, and restaurants, were up 0.6 percent on a seasonally-adjusted basis from August and were up 3.8 percent on an unadjusted basis annually.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Sixth annual UPS “Pain in the (Supply) Chain” healthcare survey outlines concerns among decision makers and how they plan to address them, such as the 70% who plan to implement new distribution channels over the next five years.
Sales up 3.9% unadjusted year-over-year.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Summit will convene approximately 1,500 government officials, suppliers and retailers to discuss economic growth in the U.S.
Posted on 08/21 at 08:19 AM
Monday, July 15, 2013
Retail sales data for the month of June from the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation (NRF) showed relatively positive traction on the consumer spending front despite tailing off at the end of the second quarter.
Posted on 07/15 at 09:59 AM
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
More than 40% of CPG companies expect to sell products directly to consumers in 2013, up from 24% in 2012
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Acquisition will expand e-commerce capabilities.
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Saturday, June 01, 2013
The pressure is on retailers to deliver anything, anytime, from anywhere. Three experts answer four key questions that will help traditional brick-and-mortar retailers revolutionize their use of WMS and their shipping processes on the way to a multi-channel transformation.