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Returns: The Latest Battleground in Retail

Retail giants invest in solving the problem of returns.

The latest holiday shopping season posted strong results for retailers. According to MasterCard, sales between Nov. 1 and Christmas increased nearly 5 percent – the largest year-over-year gain since 2011. What’s more, e-commerce growth jumped 18 percent compared to the year before, with Cyber Weekend alone racking up a record-breaking $6.6 billion in sales, according […]

Retailers are Thinking Beyond the Store

While modernizing the in-store experience is important, supply-chain innovations are crucial for growth.

The retail industry has never seemed bigger or broader, with hundreds of companies pushing retail forward in a climate that has many traditional industry giants unsettled and concerned about the future. According to the National Retail Federation’s 2017 predictions, maintaining customers’ attention in this increasingly noisy retail landscape is key to survival. Flashy retail Many retailers […]