Tag: retail operations


Future-Proofing Retail Operations from 2024 and Beyond

March 25, 2024

Via: Mary Gamet

In the ever-turbulent currents of retail, success has always revolved around a customer-centric approach. But in 2024, that parallel is more evident than ever due to numerous technological advancements. As global companies adopt and start to depend on digital commerce […]

News & Trends

Optimizing Retail Operations: 14 Strategies for Efficiency and Success

August 7, 2023

Via: Lightspeed

In a retail landscape where margins are slim and competition is fierce, operational efficiency is the invisible engine driving success. The topic of retail operations may not be as sexy as the latest tech or marketing trend, but managing your […]


What Can You Do To Improve Retail Supply Chain In Warehouse 2023 and Beyond

December 21, 2022

Via: RIS News

Retailing is a cutthroat business with razor-thin margins and tough competition. You have to find every avenue to increase revenue and cut down costs. The supply chain is a business function that you can optimize to achieve exactly that. It’s […]

News & Trends

Amazon warns that profits could vanish in Q4

October 28, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

In a rare turnabout, Amazon’s AWS cloud services unit underperformed its retail operations. Sales in that segment rose 27% year-over-year to $20.5 billion, and operating income fell 9.6% to $5.4 billion. In retail, the company joins rivals in facing embattled […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, Suppliers

Don’t make it free, don’t make it easy: How retailers can support sustainable returns

April 19, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Returns may be primed for change. Returns have always played a part in retail operations, as companies strive to make them painless in the name of customer service. The pandemic has sped everything up, though, including e-commerce, which heavily contributed […]

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Retail to keep growing in 2020 as investments pay off, Moody’s says

December 17, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Amid the thousands of store closures of 2019, the retail industry as a whole has continued growing its sales. Even after a sluggish November, with its all-important shopping holidays, analysts are largely positive on the industry’s prospects going into the […]

Retail Types, Stores

Amazon merging marketplace and retail operations

June 27, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Amazon began as a bookseller but soon morphed into a mass merchant with a huge assortment, increasingly bolstered through the years by the third-party sellers on its marketplace. For more than a year, over half of the goods sold through […]