Tech Trends to Watch in 2017

Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date. Here’s a quick roundup of some industry news, including a look at tech trends in 2017, automakers joining forces to make electric vehicle motors, the ripple effect of store closures, and…

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‘Watson’ is coming to a store near you

Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date. Automation and artificial intelligence technology is rapidly changing the face of the retail store. This week saw innovation at the forefront, online sales exploding in popularity, and a shipping giant facing…

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CatMan 2.0…Now What?

As we start the new year, change is inevitable. We have a new President of the United States, new challenges in the world, and customers who continue to engage with us through greater use of technology. With the pace of technology innovation rapidly increasing, the process for localizing assortments, the need for consumer-centricity, and the…

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2017: The Year of Tech?

Friday in 5: Special Monday Edition. That’s right, our Friday in 5 blog on Monday! For the past two Friday’s we posted our NRF blogs to keep you up to date on the big show.  So, as not to deprive you of the interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, we are bringing…

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JDA is Best-in-Show at Retail’s BIG Show!

JDA wrapped up yet another successful NRF Convention & Expo this week. During the three-day run in New York City, JDA showcased innovative solutions designed to enable retailers to transform their businesses. JDA’s central theme, Retail Reimagined, reflects the digital transformation already underway as the retail industry reinvents itself to better serve the needs and…

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JDA Reimagines Retail in the Store of the Future at NRF 2017

“Retail Reimagined” reflects the transformation currently underway in retail, as the industry reinvents itself to better serve the needs of the modern shopper. JDA’s end-to-end supply chain planning and execution solutions address the challenges retailers are facing in this new digital era, while balancing the need to increase profitability and boost customer service.  At JDA’s…

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Preparing Your Supply Chain for the Omni-Channel World (Part 4): Leveraging the Technological Advantage of Cloud Self-Service

In previous blog posts (Parts 2 and 3), we explained how new fulfillment models are needed to survive in today’s omni-channel world. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at why cloud technology is the best option to grow your omni-channel supply chain capabilities. As companies have moved toward supporting an omni-channel…

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