E-commercePerspectivesRetail

Overcoming Inventory Allocation Obstacles in an Omnichannel World

The challenges facing retail are magnified by old methods for managing stock, which threaten to either leave the customer unsatisfied or prove prohibitively costly for the merchant.

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CompliancePerspectives

Defect Calibration: A Key Tool for Reducing Errors and Chargebacks

In the fast-paced, competitive apparel and footwear industries, quality has always been important. However, with rising material and labor costs combined with the growing pressure for faster deliveries and the proliferation of styles, minimizing defects is no longer just important—it’s essential.

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PerspectivesTrade

Sourcing Scoop: With William E. Connor II

Uncertainty is over as a buzzword. That things are up in the air in sourcing and retail across the board is evident—the next step now is figuring out how to do business in this new generation sourcing landscape.

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How Focusing on Target IMUs Could Undermine Margins

In a time when apparel brand and retailers are struggling, companies are leaving money on the table because they don’t truly understand costing.

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Strategic Sourcing in the Time of Deep Discounting

Given the current economic environment of commodity pricing and excess capacity, retailers have the opportunity to vastly improve cost of goods sold (COGS) and margin, if they take a comprehensive strategic sourcing approach.

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