Planning challenges abound in retail supply chain

Nov 27, 2019
Forecasting, visibility, capacity to react to changes and system integration are the key issues, with few happy in their planning capacity to handle these challenges says new report

China’s Dada-JD Daojia pivots to omnichannel and country’s interior in search for more growth

Nov 26, 2019
Logistics and e-commerce giant looking at linking physical and digital, with an eye on China’s interior to drive growth

Retailers still not planning enough for home delivery

Nov 25, 2019
Retailers do not consider home and same-day delivery as critical for the future as other segments of the retail supply chain, with potentially negative consequences

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Nov 22, 2019
Shortening the supply chain through software

Transportation Insight unveils logistics BI platform

Nov 22, 2019
Platform centralises data and offers visibility and analytics tools

Retail supply chain planners slow to introduce supporting software, with Excel top application

Nov 20, 2019
Despite need for advanced planning solutions and forecasting capabilities, Excel is easily the top software used in the retail supply chain

Dallas home for fifth Kroger and Ocado customer fulfillment center

Nov 19, 2019
North Texas facility will measure 353,000 square feet

Ports America investing $19 million into Loadsmart for drayage initiative with Maersk

Nov 18, 2019
The US’ largest port operator is investing in the tech company along with Maersk

Can logistics be sustainable in the real world?

Nov 14, 2019
Eft Reuters sat down with Simon Cox, Head of Sustainability at Prologis to discuss the increasing importance of going green in the supply chain