Thursday, November 21, 2013
By many accounts, the U.S. wine market is changing rapidly: More
consumers are buying wine online, New Zealand wines are growing in
popularity and increased transparency in wine pricing is narrowing
the cost gap. With changes like this and more, it’s fair to say
that wine distributors and sellers...
Monday, November 4, 2013
HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management
software, announced today that Serv-U-Success, a wholly owned
subsidiary of Michigan-based retailer Meijer, Inc., has selected
the HighJump warehouse management system (WMS), performance
management system and supplier enablement...
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
The latest advances in direct store delivery (DSD) technologies are
leaving legacy systems further and further behind, reports the
Next-Gen Direct Store Delivery study by VDC research. New form
factors, operating systems, and mobile devices and applications are
being integrated into traditional DSD...
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
HighJump Software announced today that its TrueCommerce EDI
Solutions Group has partnered with Unisun Software, a leading
provider of produce inventory management and accounting software
for the packer-grower-shipper industry. As the only preferred
electronic data interchange (EDI) platform for use...
Friday, September 13, 2013
Expanding the Capabilities of Your ERP System In an environment of
fluctuating consumer demand and competitive pressure, you need
every advantage possible if your business participates in the
retail and manufacturing supply chain. Companies are focused on
improving efficiency, and that trend is...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
For many small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs) in the supply chain
marketplace, that first “big break” opportunity to stock products
in the stores of a major retailer is a dream come true! But with an
increase in orders comes new demands on the order fulfillment
system—often including a mandate to...
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Our taste for sparkling wine is growing – and fast! Technomic’s
Trends in Adult Beverage series reports that 2012 saw more than a
six percent increase in imported volume and continued growth is
expected this year. Italian and Spanish sparkling wines are leading
the charge and outpacing domestic...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
A recent study found that transportation and logistics firms could
save nearly a half-million dollars each year by using mobile
technologies and implementing process re-engineering initiatives.
About 60 percent of managers who responded to the Intermec study
(Intermec is a strategic partner of...
Thursday, August 1, 2013
Hostess announced that the Twinkie is back and will be rolled out
to Wal-Mart stores this month, followed by more retailers
throughout the U.S. Ho Hos, Suzy Qs and Sno-balls will also soon
make their way to store shelves. Health foodies may lament its
return, but I think the Twinkie is a good...
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Cloud computing is maturing, and the security, connectivity and
other concerns experienced by early adopters have now been largely
addressed. As a result of this increased reliability and trust,
more and more SMBs are moving their accounting or ERP and other key
systems to the cloud for faster...