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TurtleSpice ERP! (Week 4)
The story so far: Mike Chelonia, TurtleSpice’s comptroller, has been tasked to select an ERP system by his CFO. Facing pressure from his VP Wade Sharkey to

retail hell  WalNut , a major retail chain they’ve been chasing for over a year. As far as production goes, sourcing the extra supply of ingredients doesn’t appear to be a problem. The CEO of TurtleSpice prefers candid talk to political niceties. But he still hasn’t gotten around to why he’s asked Mike to his office. Ostensibly, he’s reassuring Mike with respect to executive support for the lengthy business process modeling process. “The managers aren’t going to like it. Screw ‘em. I’ll back you up Read More...
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An Interview with Shoshana Zuboff and James Maxmin
Many corporations have failed the customer; they focus on transactions, rather than customers. Ann Grackin recently talked to Shoshana Zuboff and James Maxmin

retail hell  Interview with Shoshana Zuboff and James Maxmin Introduction I recently talked to Shoshana Zuboff [ 1 ] of the Harvard Business School and James Maxmin [ 2 ] of Mast Global, co-authors of The Support Economy: Why Corporations are Failing Individuals and The Next Episode of Capitalism and who also happen to be married to each other. I can imagine their dinner conversations! Shoshana Zuboff James Maxmin This book aroused my ire and also inspired me. Ire, not very latent, as a consumer who has been forced Read More...
iVend Retail Brochure


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Wholesale and Retail Trade
Companies in the wholesale and retail trade industry face multiple micro- and macro-economic pressures, including unpredictable consumer behavior; fluctuations

retail hell  and Retail Trade Companies in the wholesale and retail trade industry face multiple micro- and macro-economic pressures, including unpredictable consumer behavior; fluctuations in demand; heavy competition; and local, national, and international regulatory compliance issues. These companies have also seen increases in business costs, ranging from transportation and delivery to the necessity of managing a large number of remote divisions. Read More...
Design Within Reach Selects NetSuite as Omnichannel Retail Platform
Design Within Reach, Inc., a multichannel retailer of authentic modern furniture, recently selected NetSuite as its core business management platform to support

retail hell  Selects NetSuite as Omnichannel Retail Platform NetSuite recently announced that Design Within Reach, Inc., a multichannel retailer of authentic modern furniture, selected NetSuite as its core business management platform to support the company's rapid growth. The retailer, renowned for making authentic modern furniture from the world's top designers available to the public (including the nation's leading hospitality brands), plans to begin by leveraging NetSuite to run its core financials/enterprise Read More...
Celerant Launches Stratus Retail POS at NRF 2014
Celerant Technology recently launched its next-generation point-of-sale (POS) system, Straus Retail. The new POS solution will provide real-time visibility

retail hell  Launches Stratus Retail POS at NRF 2014 At the recently held NRF 2014 conference, Celerant Technology announced its new retail management system, Stratus Retail . This thin-client JavaScript-based point-of-sale (POS) solution allows access via any Internet-enabled device, including tablets and smartphones.   Since 1999, Celerant has offered hundreds of primarily North American midsize retailers POS, inventory management, data warehousing/mining, integrated ecommerce, mobile applications, and back Read More...
Retail Technology Experiments at Metro AG
Last year, I had the pleasure of attending a Canadian retail conference where I was incredibly impressed by the presentation of Dr. Gerd Wolfram, the Managing

retail hell  of attending a Canadian retail conference where I was incredibly impressed by the presentation of Dr. Gerd Wolfram, the Managing Director of Metro Group Information Technology GmbH, IT service provider of the German retail giant Metro AG. Information technologies have a huge impact on retail business performance. This “magic” in IT technology was fantastic 15 to 20 years ago—and now it has become a regular staple and commonness in retail organizations. Metro AG has defined three major future retail Read More...
Bold Retail Industry Predictions for 2014 by Revel Systems
Revel Systems, an innovative provider of iPad-based point-of-sale (POS) solutions, recently announced predictions that will shape the retail and technology

retail hell  Retail Industry Predictions for 2014 by Revel Systems It is that time of the year when folks make predictions of major technology trends for next year. Revel Systems, an innovative provider of iPad-based point-of-sale (POS) solutions, recently announced predictions that will shape the retail and technology industries in 2014. It predicts that the technology and retail industries will begin to adopt innovations that will redefine how the two worlds collide.   Mobile Currency. Bitcoin. Social Capital Read More...
Quantum Retail: Challenging the
Every year-ending holiday season reminds us of the importance of consumer spending and the retail sector for the United States (US) and global economies

retail hell  consumer spending  and the retail sector for the United States (US) and global economies. Many economists and pundits are then awaiting with trepidation the  Black Friday  sales outcome and reported consumer sentiment or  Consumer Confidence Index (CCI)  as bellwethers of the economy in the New Year. While t his past holiday season seems to have gone quite well for most retailers (especially in terms of their online business growth) according to a recent National Retail Federation (NRF) Read More...
Talking to (and Learning from) a Retail Store Execution Software Leader - Part 1
My recent post (Software and Human) Help Wanted in Overwhelmed Retail Stores talked about how much attention (and IT investment) retailers pay to their

retail hell  (and Learning from) a Retail Store Execution Software Leader - Part 1 My recent post (Software and Human) Help Wanted in Overwhelmed Retail Stores talked about how much attention (and IT investment) retailers pay to their merchandize planning and supply chain optimization processes as compared to their store-level task execution, even though this is where “the rubber meets the road.” I concluded my post with the fact that there are dozens of retail  workforce management (WFM)  vendors and Read More...
RedPrairie: Enabling End-to-End Supply Chains (from Manufacturer to Retail Shelf)
RedPrairie provides best-of-breed supply chain execution, workforce, and all-channel retail solutions designed to streamline and expedite the flow of goods from

retail hell  Chains (from Manufacturer to Retail Shelf) RedPrairie Corporation is an Alpharetta, Georgia, United States (US)–based provider of best of breed supply chain execution (SCE), workforce and all-channel retail solutions. Many of the world’s leading businesses rely on RedPrairie solutions to streamline and expedite the flow of goods from raw materials into the hands of the consumer. RedPrairie was founded in 1975 as McHugh Freeman & Associates , a consulting and systems development firm offering general Read More...
Manhattan Associates and Kronos Join Forces for Omni-channel Retail Experience
At the NRF BIG Retail Show 2013, a new relationship was announced between Kronos and Manhattan Associates to help retailers profitably integrate their physical

retail hell  Join Forces for Omni-channel Retail Experience At the NRF BIG Retail Show 2013 , a new relationship was announced between Kronos and Manhattan Associates to help retailers profitably integrate their physical stores into their digital selling strategy. The idea is to allow retailers to increase customer satisfaction and drive sales by freeing up trapped inventory in the store and elsewhere in the upstream supply chain, while managing labor costs. Customer satisfaction should be improved via better Read More...
How to Build Pricing Muscle in Retail
Organizations usually rely on historical data and transactions to determine their pricing strategy. However, this data is typically insufficient to arrive at a

retail hell  Build Pricing Muscle in Retail Organizations usually rely on historical data and transactions to determine their pricing strategy. However, this data is typically insufficient to arrive at a competitive price. Moreover, customers these days are well informed about the value of products they want to purchase. That's why organizations need to arrive at their pricing strategy only after taking into consideration external intelligence and competitive data. E-procurement systems and price comparison websites Read More...
Case Study: Small Retail Chain Gears Up for Rapid Growth
Elephant Pharm, a start-up retail chain in the natural health and wellness retail market, needed a software solution to help the company compete with the bigger

retail hell  Study: Small Retail Chain Gears Up for Rapid Growth The Client : Elephant Pharm, a start-up chain in the natural health and wellness retail sector. The Major Challenge : To find a retail solution that would grow with the company and help it develop into a multinational chain. The Operational Issues : A lack of enterprise-wide inventory visibility, the need to run the business at both a centralized and decentralized level, and the need for a sales reporting function at a more granular level. The Read More...
Retail Market Dynamics for Software Vendors Part Two: Progress
ERP vendors are making their way into the retail market by bundling, acquiring point solutions or partnering strategically to embed retail-specific functions

retail hell  Software Product Groupings for Retail Part One of this note described the distinct software requirements of retail enterprises, retail stores, and suppliers to the retail industry. Aspiring software vendors offer some or most of the following groupings of products: 1) As the modern retail enterprise is required to rapidly collect, organize, distribute, analyze, and optimize information throughout its organization, retail enterprise systems include corporate level merchandise management systems that Read More...

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