Although order fulfillment seems simple in theory – getting customers the goods they want when they want them – it can be difficult to consistently get it right. Order fulfillment problems can adversely affect your profits, sales, and customer satisfaction levels, and these issues can mean having to offer customers expensive incentives to keep them … Read moreCommon Order Fulfillment Problems in Ecommerce
Now that cloud technology is nearly everywhere, data sharing and collaboration are easier than ever before. While this is very positive for firms in theory, many of the solutions that currently exist were created with single enterprise business processes in mind. A number of processes in the business world encompass outside parties, such as order … Read moreMulti-Enterprise Networks Solve Modern Business Problems
As we look ahead to 2017, logistics and supply chain expert Steve Banker has outlined the trends he believes will be most relevant. Writing in Forbes, he predicts that the changing political atmosphere and improvements in automation will be two key points to keep an eye on moving forward. 2016 held a lot of surprises, … Read moreWhat Supply Chain Trends Will We See in 2017?
Autonomous vehicles are poised to completely transform the way that people and goods move around the world, but not everyone is thrilled by the prospect. Truck drivers are understandably nervous about the idea of robotic trucks carrying out the work they devote their lives to, but American Trucking Association President Chris Spear said that he … Read moreAutomation Not Likely to Displace Drivers in Trucking Industry