JDA + dunnhumby = One-stop Consumer Insights and Execution

In this new age of consumer-centricity, meeting the needs of the always-on shopper requires a new approach. Localization through automated assortment and planogram generation has become a way for companies to differentiate themselves from the competition. Data-driven insights are now becoming the norm and a way to meet consumers’ lifestyle needs. This is an important…

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The Impact New Technologies Have on the Supply Chain

I’d like to bring your attention to the new whitepaper, “New Supply Chain Technology Best Practices: The Application of New Technology in the Physical Supply Chain,” released by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. It’s one of the most comprehensive whitepapers that explores the pros, cons and overall readiness of the emerging technologies, such as drones…

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JDA FOCUS 2017: That’s a Wrap!

More than 2,000 attendees traveled to JDA FOCUS 2017, which was held at the MGM in Las Vegas, to get the latest insights from thought leaders and key players across supply chain management to help them deliver the seamless customer experience. FOCUS kicked off with general sessions from several keynote speakers including: Girish Rishi,Chief Executive…

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Prêt-à-Porter Takes a Back Seat to ‘Made to Order’

Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date. This week: Amazon receives patent to produce clothing on-demand; the retail sector continues to shed jobs; and ‘Made in America’ faces a difficult hurdle. On-demand apparel brings new meaning to “fast…

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