Tag Archives: Retail

Value Added Services Bring Supply Chain Flexibility

Supply Chain, Value Added Services
April 11, 2017

Evolving consumer behaviors dramatically impact the way retailers deliver products.  From clothing, to cars, to computers, consumers want customized products, as quickly as possibly.  This means more unique orders, tighter delivery windows, and an ...

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Respond to Actual Consumer Demand with the Supply Chain Trifecta

Packaging, Retail, Supply Chain, Technology
November 26, 2013

Replenish shelves with the right products at the right time using these three supply chain strategies In today’s just-in-time, customer-driven world, success is all about responding to consumer demand as quickly and efficiently as possible. From a...

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Avoid supply chain challenges by factoring these 3 contract packing action items into your new fiscal year plan.

Consumer Goods, Food & Beverage, Supply Chain
November 21, 2013

Food for Thought: Want to avoid supply chain challenges? Make these 3 contract packing action items part of the fiscal year planning. If you are a food manufacturer planning for your next fiscal year, you should start preparing for the increased...

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Why reverse logistics is as important as forward logistics when it comes to optimizing value and sustainability.

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Technology
November 11, 2013

Recondition, Repair, Repackage, Restock, Reuse or Recycle to Reduce Carbon Impact and Recover Revenues When it comes to your supply chain, product lifecycle management may well be the “new black.” The discipline aims to optimize value acros...

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Benefits of a Good Reverse Logistics Strategy

Industries, Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Technology
March 1, 2013

For today’s consumers, returning goods has become easier than ever. Whether purchased online or in the store, preferences change and new products and technology become available. For retailers and consumer goods manufacturers, the returns process m...

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Post-holiday Season: Reverse Logistics Keeps on Giving!

Industries, Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Technology
February 5, 2013

The holiday season has passed, but now there is a different kind of hustle and bustle taking place in the retail world – the return of merchandise. January and February mark the busiest months of the year for holiday returns, with returns adding up...

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The Prep Before the Storm – How Ryder Got Customers Ready for Hurricane Sandy

Fleet Management, Fleet Management, Fuel Services, Industries, Retail, Supply Chain
November 16, 2012

The affects of Hurricane Sandy on the supply chain are still being felt now two weeks later. Some businesses are still working off of generators, while others are still trying to locate lost inventory. Some companies are ramping up a little quicker, ...

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