The Rise of Grocery E-commerce and Returns

Grocery e-Commerce as a temporary change… As a global pandemic and quarantine swept the world, consumers fled to grocery stores to stock up on essentials. Then ensued the shortage of items like toilet paper and hand sanitizer, and purchases of…

Jun 30 2020 · 3 min read

Post-Pandemic Era Ushers In reCommerce Boom

The outbreak of an unprecedented global health pandemic hit the world of retail like a meteor, flattening everything in its…

Jun 24 2020 · 1 min read

COVID and Conservation Efforts. Are They Tied?

As 2020 kicked off, different brands and retailers were focusing on conservation efforts and gearing initiatives toward a more sustainable…

Jun 23 2020 · 3 min read

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there!

Let’s face it, dads RULE. In honor of Father’s Day this Sunday, we asked employees to share some sweet sentiments…

Jun 19 2020 · 3 min read

Apparel Retailers are Holding on to their Excess Inventory to Sell Later. Will it Work?

As retailers and brands continue to deal with the overstock that resulted from closing their stores during the pandemic, some…

Jun 18 2020 · 3 min read

Warehouse Woes: When Excess Inventory Needs Out

Surplus. Excess inventory. Where does it go and what are the costs? Depending on how efficient your reverse supply chain…

Jun 16 2020 · 3 min read

A Sustainable Strategy for Managing Excess Apparel

It wasn’t that long ago that we were talking about post-holiday returns and what apparel retailers could do to tackle…

Jun 15 2020 · 1 min read

Online Auctions, 20 Years Later

Twenty years ago, Supply and Demand Chain Executive (SDCE) magazine first launched, and along with it, a variety of content and news…

Jun 11 2020 · 1 min read

Thought Leadership Thursday (#TLT): Resuming Business in Europe After COVID-19

As different countries across Europe have started reopening their borders, there is the need to adopt to new norms in…

Jun 11 2020 · 7 min read

How artificial intelligence and augmented reality can put a dent in return rates

When it comes to online returns, the stats aren’t pretty. Consumers return 30% of ecommerce purchases and a study from…

Jun 09 2020 · 1 min read