Walmart’s strategy to challenge Amazon and what retailers can learn from it


It’s no secret that Walmart has been going toe-to-toe with Amazon for the last 18 months. From their acquisition of to their recent foray into in-home delivery, America’s largest brick and mortar retailer has been pulled out the stops in their holistic approach to retail.

Why Super Saturday will be bigger than ever for retailers


While Black Friday and Cyber Monday grab a lot of headlines, you’ll be surprised to know they’re not the biggest shopping day of the year for brick and mortar retailers. Not even close.

We’re expanding to over 33 markets and 1,400 cities nationwide!


We have exciting news for the future of convenient shopping and happy customers: We’ll be expanding our same day delivery service to 33 markets and 1,400 cities nationwide. “We We went from four to eight to 17 to 19 to 33 markets,” Daphne Carmeli said on Deliv’s growth. “In

Print and Deliver: Office Supplies are on the way


Imagine this: you’ve finally managed to gather the smartest people you know around the same table, you have a couple hours, a large whiteboard, and you’re poised to distill the best company presentation ever created.

Connecting Supply Chain Planning to Profitability

What collaboration between supply chain and ?nance can achieve.

Deliv to power grocery delivery for Walmart


We’re excited to announce that we’ll be powering same day grocery delivery for Walmart shoppers in the San Jose Area.

Say Goodbye to Beer Runs. Alcohol is Delivered!


Everything, delivered. That statement has become increasingly true of just about anything available for purchase nowadays. From mattresses to flowers to groceries, the convenience of delivery has become commonplace. Deliv, however, has helped take this idea to the furthest extent.

Can Same Day Delivery Reduce Waste?


Over the past decade, we’ve become especially aware of the waste that we’re creating and leaving on a daily basis. Cities have outlawed plastic bags , recycling has increased , and composting has seen an uptick in popularity.

Giant Eagle launches home delivery in Ohio


We’re excited to announce that Deliv will power grocery delivery for Giant Eagle. The grocer will be expanding their Curbside Express click-and-collect service in Central Ohio to offer home delivery with Deliv’s same day delivery service.

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Increasing Supply Chain Visibility and Security

Securing the supply chain starts with having visibility into the status of your assets, but this requires more than GPS coordinates on a map, because security isn’t just about preventing theft. Your assets don’t just need to arrive at their destination. They need to get there on time and untainted by heat, moisture, or physical shock.

Daphne Carmeli on Mashable: Amazon will use Whole Foods to eat the grocery industry


With last week’s news of Amazon acquiring supermarket chain, Whole Foods, for a reported $13.7 billion, the grocery industry has been shaken up even further. Deliv CEO, Daphne Carmeli, breaks down what that means for grocers, same day delivery and, most importantly, consumers.

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What retailers can learn from Amazon and Walmart’s price battle


Amazon updated their website this week to reflect a new price point for free shipping, dropping the minimum order value from $35 to $25. While the 10 dollar price drop may seem underwhelming to consumers, it’s indicative of a much larger narrative in the e-commerce space.

Same Day Delivery Leader Deliv Powers Grocery E-commerce Revolution


Deliv Fresh services leading e-commerce and traditional grocers in $675 billion market. As the demand for grocery e-commerce accelerates, Deliv, a leading same-day delivery company, today announced the launch of Deliv Fresh. Deliv Fresh provides same-day services to numerous grocers, meal services, and other perishable e-commerce leaders across the country.

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5 Valentine’s Day gift ideas powered by same day delivery


Looking for that perfect gift for Valentine’s Day? Well, we’ve got a few ideas. We’re going to take this opportunity to shout out a few of our national partners, who are helping keep some great gift ideas within convenient reach of their customers. Whether you’re planning days ahead or are days behind, these gifts can all be ordered with same day delivery in 17 markets , powered by yours truly! Remember: When it comes to gift-giving holidays, it’s better to Deliv than to receive!

Leveraging Supply Chain Data for Competitive Advantage

What does it mean to become a digital business or digital supply chain? and Deliv bring same-day, scheduled delivery to 17 metro areas across the country


Deliv a leading same-day delivery company, today announced that PetSmart, the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets, has selected Deliv to power’s same-day and scheduled delivery service in 17 top markets in which Deliv operates , leveraging PetSmart’s extensive bricks and mortar network.

Best Buy testing same day delivery with Deliv


Want to get your hands on the latest technology — or everyday must-haves like printer ink — quickly but don’t have time to stop by a store? Best Buy has good news for you. Best Buy announced in a blog post today that it’s expanding its test of same-day delivery service to 13 major metro markets across the United States. Customers in participating markets will have most products — thousands, in fact — delivered to their doorsteps on the same day they’re ordered.

Deliv powers same-day delivery for leading shopping platforms and e-commerce companies


Today Deliv announced several longstanding relationships with top shopping platforms and e-commerce companies. Deliv is best known for powering same-day delivery from the websites of leading omnichannel retailers like Macy’s, Best Buy, Bloomingdale’s, Kohl’s,, com, Williams-Sonoma and Walgreens.

Space: The final logistics and supply chain management frontier

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Ilyas Kucukcay Recent advancements in the space launch market may indicate an increased need for logistics and supply chain management in outer space operations.

CIO: Here's Why Analytics is Eating the Supply Chain

Life science companies are adopting innovative cloud technology to provide a single source of truth for end-to-end supply chain decision-making.

Stranger supply chain things: Capacity planning lessons from Stranger Things

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Mike McAllister Courtesy of the Science Museum of Minnesota/Netflix. As a teenager in the 80s, it probably comes as no surprise I relate heavily to every cultural reference in Stranger Things.

Blockchain in Supply Chain: 2 Ethereum-Based Projects That Demonstrate How Blockchain Can Improve Supply Chains


Supply chains are messy. Blockchain in Supply Chain Can Help. A manufacturer in China doesn’t read the specs on an order. A supplier in Mexico mixes up two similar parts. An ecommerce fulfillment warehouse in the USA sends the wrong packages to customers. On top of all that, billions if not trillions of dollars worth of potential working capital are tied up in illiquid assets such as 90-day invoice payouts or even the real estate value of, say, a warehouse or factory building.

What could you do with a faster, more effective supply chain?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Alexa Cheater How concurrent planning can help you take back your time. Stop being a slave to your supply chain and take back your time! Don’t wait around for your supply chain to catch up to the speed of life.

Six pieces of out-of-this world supply chain advice from astronaut Chris Hadfield

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Alexa Cheater Mesmerizing. Motivating. Magical. That’s how best to describe the experience of hearing famed Canadian astronaut and former commander of the International Space Station (ISS) Chris Hadfield address the crowd at Kinexions, our annual user and training conference.

The Modern Supply Chain: Present and Future

The external manufacturing environment is a highly dynamic, ever-changing landscape. The supply chain must both anticipate and adapt to that change.

10 must ask supply chain data security questions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Alexa Cheater When it comes to cyber safety, your supply chain could be your biggest weakness. Approximately 80% of data breaches originate from within the supply chain, and the financial impact of a breach could do more than destroy your bottom line.

Why Your Supply Chain Needs Blockchain

The Network Effect

How blockchain technology can improve your supply chain Today, there is much buzz about blockchains in various industries. Business leaders. The post Why Your Supply Chain Needs Blockchain appeared first on The Network Effect.

Harmonizing product, nature and life with sustainable supply chains


Recently, Dassault Systèmes was recognized as the world’s most sustainable company by Corporate Knights in the 2018 Top 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index.

How Can I Drive Lights-Out Planning?

Supply Chain Shaman

Inquiry is increasing. Company dissatisfaction with supply chain planning is growing. The goal is to improve insights while decreasing the number of planners. The growing dissatisfaction is on the inadequacies of today’s technologies.

Balancing Priorities in the Supply Chain: How Data Discovery Reveals Unseen Associations and Opportunities

Leading companies are constantly managing competing supply chain priorities.

Supply Chain Technology Integration: Making the New Technology & Legacy Systems’ Marriage Last


The decision to bring new technology into your existing warehouse operation should not be taken lightly. Modern technology enables a whole new level of collaboration , efficiency and better operations.

Five Ways to Fix Statistics in Supply Chain Research

SCM Research

The p value debate has revealed that hypothesis testing is in crisis – also in our discipline! But what should we do now? Nature recently asked influential statisticians to recommend one change to improve science. Here are five answers: (1) Adjust for human cognition : Data analysis is not purely computational – it is a human behavior. So, we need to prevent cognitive mistakes. (2)

Does supply chain’s image need to catch up with the times?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Bill DuBois This guest post comes to us from Argentus Supply Chain Recruiting , a boutique recruitment firm specializing in Supply Chain Management. It’s our perpetual hobby horse here at Argentus that Supply Chain needs to be doing more as a field to attract young people.

Prices Set To Ramp Up For Chinese New Year: Freight Rate Update W2


Prices Set To Ramp Up For Chinese New Year: Freight Rate Update Wk 2. By John Edmonds, Research & Marketing, Freightos. Weekly update article on the Freightos International Freight Index exploring rate trends and their driving forces.

The Sustainable Supply Chain: Realizing Costs Savings and Increased Efficiencies Through Data Discovery

The sustainable supply chain is the future supply chain.

What Is Planning?

Supply Chain Shaman

Cloud. Descriptive analytics. Prescriptive analytics. Machine learning. Collaborative workflow. What if analysis. I find as I attend conferences that the word “planning” is bantered about, but few technologists dive into the details.