Tag: Q4 peak season

Why Legacy Retailers Are Thinking More Like Startups

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From in-store VR technology to flexible delivery options, legacy retailers are adopting more cutting-edge solutions to bring end-to-end structural flexibility to their supply chain and improve customer experiences. Thanksgiving. Black Friday. Cyber Monday. If we haven’t already, most of us will spend more time shopping over the course of the next few weeks than we […]

4 Ways to Improve Inventory Management and Delivery (Webinar)

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Your delivery promise can make or break a sale. For example, 99 percent of U.S. consumers say fast delivery is important to them when making online purchases. Amazon has raised the bar. But, not every retailer can match what Amazon has built. Nor should they. As an online retailer, there are other ways to attract […]

A Thing of Beauty: Scalable, Flexible eCommerce Fulfillment

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The world of cosmetics is a personal one. Whether it’s a staple item, or something new a shopper wants to try, having it available as quickly as possible is a must. When eCommerce is the sole selling channel, ease of ordering, price, and cost of shipping are as paramount as the quality of products being […]

The 3 Biggest Problems Your Logistics Teams Will Face in Q4 and How to Solve Them with On-Demand Warehousing

The holidays are coming. Aside from that being one of your busiest times of the year, the movement to eCommerce and omnichannel shopping has made accurate demand planning impossible and inventory allocation harder than ever. Predicting where your highest demand will be this holiday season can feel like solving a Rubik’s cube blindfolded. Will your […]

Win Q4: Make Fulfillment Your Secret Weapon

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The 2016 holiday season brought in more than $1 trillion in sales for retailers. For many, it’s the biggest time of the year and accounts for up to 30% of annual sales. And, the 2017 holidays are right around the corner. For eCommerce retailers, holiday success comes down to two departments: Marketing and Logistics. Your […]

Season’s Greetings! (Fulfillment) Plans for the Holidays?

We know it’s only April, and we’ve only just started the second quarter of 2017, but for the supply chain the planning has already begun. Q4 is just around the corner. Are you prepared to manage the demands of your busiest season? ‘Tis the season to start thinking about the holidays and your end-of-year strategy. […]

// from Jordan Furdock at Net-Results