Order Management Systems

Wal-Mart Adding Shelf-Scanning Robots to 50 Stores
October 30, 2017 at 11:47 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said last week it's rolling out shelf-scanning robots in more than 50 U.S. stores next year, to replenish inventory faster and save employees’ time when products run out. While Wal-Mart has been testing shelf-scanning robots in stores in Arkansas, Pennsylvania and California for the past three years, by the end of January,…

How Lucky Brand is Successfully Using Ship From Store
May 19, 2017 at 10:57 am

Lucky Brand, a retailer of jeans, casual wear and accessories, is adapting its operations to account for the omnichannel behaviors of its customers. This is a challenge not unique to Lucky Brand. Retailers are looking to make the purchase experience, and particularly order fulfillment, as easy for its customers as possible. That means the introduction…

Secrets to Leveraging Your ERP System for Holiday Success 
November 11, 2016 at 8:00 am

While the rest of the world is transitioning into the final months of the year, the retail industry has been preparing for the holiday season since before the first signs of summer. Though the time to purchase gifts, decorations and party supplies may still be a few weeks off, retailers are well into the final…

A Retailer's Guide to Holiday Preparations
October 11, 2016 at 10:29 am

Though it's only October, retailers are already deep into holiday preparations. The next few months could be a make-or-break time for retailers, especially those with challenged earnings during the first half of the year. With the National Retail Federation forecasting increased consumer spending over last year’s holiday season for both online and brick-and-mortar retailers, forward-minded…

Comparing the BTS Shopping Experiences of 5 Top Retailers
September 29, 2016 at 9:54 am

Back-to-school (BTS) is one of the most important shopping seasons of the year. According to the National Retail Federation, total spending for both K-12 and college supplies is expected to reach $75.8 billion this year. The weeks before the beginning of the school season are a busy time for shoppers and retailers. While parents prioritize…