Fulfillment and Replenisment

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    E-Commerce Order Fulfillment Solutions

    Welcome to part two of our blog series! As mentioned last week, $2.86 trillion was spent worldwide in 2018. E-commerce is not slowing down. With that comes some problems that your business needs to fix. You want to ensure that your business continues to attract consumers, as well as keep up with your competition. E-Commerce […]

  • How Meal Kit Delivery Services Manage Their Supply Chains

    Having fresh, ready-to-cook meals delivered to your door may seem like a simple way to get food on the table. However, the supply chain behind every meal kit delivery business is both complex and time-pressured. These companies must invest more effort into ensuring seamless logistics – from sourcing the ingredients, portioning and packaging the meals, […]

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    Infographics Series: Who Needs Inventory Management?

    In this post, we talk about the second infographic “Who Needs Inventory Management?“And there’s a bonus – It provides us with a real example of how an inventory management system can come into use. So, let’s dig in! In simple words, Inventory Management is important for those who collaborate to do business. Collaboration can be […]

  • 3 Key Components of a Customer Centric Supply Chain

    Customers are more aware and educated today than ever. They have set expectations of products, services and the overall experience. In this day and age, no doubt that customer centricity is driving business strategies. As a result, supply chain operations need to evolve as well, to a more Customer Centric Supply Chain. As the name […]

  • Inventory Management Features: Replenishment Parameters

    It’s time for another Inventory Management Features post! The topic for the day is Replenishment Parameters. So, let’s dig in. Parameters, concerning with restock, are a must-have feature in any Inventory Management System (IMS). They form the foundation of your fulfillment and replenishment operations. Knowing when you need to re-stock your inventory will never cause a […]

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    Drop Shipping for your eCommerce Store? Here’s what you need to know.

    Valued at over $1.6 Trillion in 2015 and projected to grow over 20%, eCommerce is clearly a substantial industry. There are approximately 12-24 million stores selling online, even though only a small portion is profitable. Regardless, eCommerce is popular due to its easy setup- anybody can sell online. This is where drop shipping comes in. […]

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    5 Must Haves for Your Order Management System

    Your business may use various channels to collect orders from clients. To name a few, it could be online through your website, via e-mail, or over the telephone. Regardless of the method, it is highly recommended that you employ an Order Management System (OMS). This will allow you to consolidate, manage and track all orders in […]

  • Logistical Challenges in Warehouse Management

    Logistics involve planning and coordination of people, facilities and supplies. In a warehouse, logistics can even include the movement of information and knowledge along with the rest. No doubt, logistical capabilities are becoming important for the survival of any business today. In this blog post, we will take a look and tackle some common challenges emerging […]

  • Top 3 Supply Chains of 2017: Inditex (Zara)

    Gartner recently released its list of Top 25 supply chains of 2017. These supply chains are evaluated on many factors like: ROA (Return on Assets), Inventory Turns, and Revenue Growth. In this 3 part blog series, we will take a look at the Top 3 Supply Chains of 2017 and what they are doing right. At […]

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    Vendor Managed Inventory and Clear Spider Solutions

    Clear Spider makes Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) possible by giving vendors and customers access to the same system. Both parties can update and view the system in real-time. As a result, data translation is seamless. Also, these permissions can be customized for each party so they only have access to the necessary features. This maintains organizational security […]

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    Investing in Inventory Software Can Save You Money

    Investing in inventory software can be a big step for any organization. The question that most firms want an answer to is: “What will my return on investment (ROI) be?” The answer is largely the same: You get what you put in. Inventory processes vary for different organizations. So, inventory software that caters to your individual needs […]

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    How are Mobile Apps Changing the Supply Chain Industry

    Mobile supply chain apps are an emerging trend that we can’t deny. Their effects are numerous, and only going to grow in the next few years. “It’s estimated that there will be 200 billion smart devices in use by 2020, which means that these devices will outnumber people by a ratio of 26 to one.” […]