Where’s the (Omnichannel) Profit?

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Providing customers with a seamless shopping experience is taking its toll on companies as they try to adapt their supply chains to the meet the “buy-anywhere, deliver-anywhere” demands of customers today. Retailers and consumer goods manufacturers are spending an enormous amount of money, energy and time improving their omnichannel sales capabilities. However, The Omni-Channel Fulfillment … [Read more...]

What Free Holiday Shipping Means for Target

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In late October, Target announced it would offer free shipping for all online orders placed from October 20 to December 20, 2014. While this move is intended to help erase the negative effects following its data breach last holiday season, what will this mean for its supply chain? “Target will get a strong idea of how strong their technology and processes really are as a result of this … [Read more...]