Tag: retail industry

Black Friday is the antithesis of sustainable business, but there’s an alternative

Is Black Friday, the biggest sales event of the year, sustainability professional’s worst nightmare?

The Halloween Supply Chain

With more than 175 million people planning on celebrating the holiday this year, that equates to an average spend of $86.79 per person, which is up about 60 cents over last year.

UK supermarkets are slashing product lines to compete with discounters: report

The UK’s largest grocery retailers are slashing their product ranges to compete with discounters in the market, according to new research by SCALA.

Amazon’s automated grocery store of the future opens today

Amazon will open its checkout-free grocery store today, moving forward on an experiment that could dramatically alter brick-and-mortar retail!

The Supply Chain and Food Safety culture: retail

Food Safety Magazine invited industry leaders in food retail to help elucidate the challenges around creating a culture of food safety.

Is your Supply Chain ready for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

What indicators should Supply Chain managers be looking out on this Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

Halloween 2017 Supply Chain Infographics

Consumers are expected to spend a record $9.1 billion for Halloween 2017, making it the largest spending for the spooky holiday to date.

Supply Chain visibility: digitizing transforms shipping industry

In its most basic form, digital transformation is about the modernization of the people, processes, and technology that propel a business forward. While some industries have been quick to modernize, large, multi-national shippers are struggling to embrace the digital transformation and catch up to their nimbler competition. For transportation companies and enterprise supply chain executives, ...