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Retail Inventory Method: A How-To Guide

May 13, 2022

Category: News & Trends

When you run a store, it’s critical to keep a finger on the pulse of your business. Paying attention to metrics like inventory value can reveal a lot about the state of your company’s finances and its operational efficiency. Although […]


Online retail revenue growth “not in the healthiest place”

May 5, 2022

Via: Charged

Online retail revenue growth has slumped 12% year-on-year, according to data from IMRG’s latest retail data show. It is an uncertain period for retailer as they brace themselves against a number of headwinds including rising inflation and supply chain issues. […]


Amazon Reports Inflationary Pressures Added $2B in ‘Incremental Costs’

April 29, 2022

Category: Suppliers

Amazon reported a bleak quarter in the face of the pandemic and war in Ukraine, which CEO Andy Jassy said brought “unusual growth and challenges.” “Today, as we’re no longer chasing physical or staffing capacity, our teams are squarely focused […]


Others, Tech

US grocery delivery giant Instacart files for IPO

May 12, 2022

Via: Charged

US online grocery delivery platform Instacart has announced it has filed a draft registration statement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which if approved, allows it to list its shares. Instacart was valued at $39 billion in March […]


Retail Types, Stores

Dollar Tree taps former Dollar General execs for help with supply chain, merchandising

May 12, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Flanigan and Gatta join Dollar Tree’s new executive chair, Richard Dreiling, as the Dollar General veterans now helping to steer Dollar Tree in its transformation efforts. Dreiling ran Dollar General as CEO from 2008 to 2015, when he retired. During […]


Suppliers

Logistics industry veteran Melissa Somsen joins AFS Logistics

May 11, 2022

Via: SCMR Editorial

AFS Logistics announces Melissa Somsen as chief commercial officer (CCO). Somsen has over 30 years of sales experience in the logistics industry, including executive leadership roles for the last 15 years at UPS and TForce Freight. As AFS Logistics CCO, […]