Sun.Dec 02, 2018

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

We salute the year’s top advancements in supply chain technology and processes.

How to Build, Grow and Control Your Wholesale Brand Image


Introduction. At first sight, developing your wholesale brand seems to contradict everything that your wholesaling and distribution business stands for. Think about it for a minute. You’ve been dutifully supplying products to your retail customers for years.

Lessons from Bad Bosses and Their Behaviours!

Supply Chain Game Changer

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What Are the Best Ways to Optimise Your Inventory?


Inventory optimisation is changing the way businesses are running their warehouses and managing their inventory stock. It’s allowing them to become more competitive in the market and see advantages on a global scale. Focusing on inventory optimisation allows companies to free up working capital without substantially changing the service levels. It aims to match supply to demand in the most efficient way possible. Companies are moving beyond the “binge and purge” inventory philosophy.

How ClearMetal Customers Stay a Day Ahead of the Competition

Every shipper in the world receives alerts that their shipment arrived at port 1.5 days after it actually happened. ClearMetal customers get alerted 31 hours earlier. Learn how ClearMetal is giving their customers a competitive advantage nobody else can.

Merry busiest time of the year?


While many look forward to December as the run-up to the holiday season, for those of us in the apparel industry, it’s the busiest and most important time of the year. It is also therefore the most stressful.

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An Incentive Based Solution to the Environmental Crisis

Supply Chain Network

When motivating people or companies to change I’ve always found the carrot to be more powerful than the stick. Recent reports have given us 12 years to right the damage being done to the earth before these cycles become irreversible and much of our world ultimately uninhabitable.

When order management becomes your #1 frenemy


Every business strives for growth. The more meteoric the better, right? What founder wouldn’t love 5x, 10x or even 20x growth trajectories?! Business Growth Inventory Management

The Relationship Between Cashflow and Inventory Control


How you manage your inventory will directly impact the cashflow of your small business and when you fail to effectively manage stock you are putting your business at a disadvantage. Because your cash is tied up in that very stock. The correlation between inventory control and cashflow is largely determined by the levels of inventory stock you hold, your inventory turnover and your choice of inventory accounting method. Inventory control.

Development Services From REPL: Where One Size Doesn’t Fit All

Repl Group

In the fast-paced world of retail technology, one size no longer fits all. Instead, innovation is the name of the game: unique software solutions tailor-made to solve a specific problem for a specific organization. To stay ahead of the game, the challenge is to stand out from the crowd while keeping up with the transformational possibilities of leading-edge tech. Off-the-shelf solutions just won’t deliver here.

Taking S&OP to the next level with supply chain analytics

Many supply chain leaders realize the potential of analytics but need to see concrete examples. With our 30-year heritage in advanced analytics and our experience with Fortune 500 and mid-size companies, we have plenty of those to share. Sales and operations planning (S&OP) tools are increasingly being adopted by companies and while they enable data visualization and collaboration, they often miss the intelligence to recommend actions that improve your EBITDA. Find out how our self-configurable S&OP solution can help you take S&OP to the next level. This webinar covers: How to get more insights from your S&OP using analytics. How to get more "signals" to identify opportunities and risks which weren't traditionally visible. How to spend less time on data gathering, more time on reflection and discussion. How S&OP coupled with analytics will help you make better decisions than your competition.