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Akeneo Launches New Supplier Data Manager Offering to Help Retailers and Distributors Onboard Supplier Data More Efficiently

Customer Think

New solution provides a seamless way to collect product data from suppliers at scale

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What you Need to Know to Start an Online Retail Business

Hubspot Sales

You’ve always dreamed of owning your own retail business — but the thought of paying for a storefront, employees' wages, and all of the other costs associated with a physical space is downright terrifying. Now more than ever, online retail is a valid option for any aspiring entrepreneur to sell their wares. Online Retail Businesses.

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4 Cost-Sustaining Strategies To Be A Net-Zero Retailer

Customer Think

If a retail company falls down on its sustainability pledge and no one notices, has it still failed to be sustainable? Lots (and lots and lots) of retailers – and their suppliers – have pledged to become carbon neutral […].

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How to do multichannel retail execution – moving away from visits to contacts

Customer Think

Image credit: Adobe Stock In the consumer goods (CG) industry, the leaders in the retail execution space used to traditionally be the suppliers with the strongest market presence in the field.

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What is omnichannel retail? Definition, examples, and trends

Zendesk

This is where omnichannel retail comes in. This increasingly vital retail customer experience helps customers communicate with businesses on the channel of their choice and allows for connected conversations. In this guide, learn more about omnichannel retailing, its benefits, upcoming trends, and how to craft an omnichannel strategy.

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Planning for the peak of peak seasons: Retailers must move in real-time to come out on top in the ultra-competitive 2022 Holiday Season

Customer Think

Peak trade season is right around the corner, with activity around Black Friday, Cyber Monday and general Holiday/Christmas shopping ramping up – retail organizations, staff and associated supply chains are gearing up for the first true “post-Covid” holiday for two years. And consumers will tolerate no excuses from their retail suppliers.

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Value Grid Analysis

Flevy

The Value Grid approach provides a perspective beyond traditional linear progression of activities, where organizations need to balance equilibrium between suppliers and manufacturers aside from concentrating only on reducing lead times. This assist them in planning and helping the suppliers manage materials and prices better.

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