For retail shippers, there was a time when “meeting customer expectations” meant supplying the right quantities of product to the right location on the agreed-upon shipment schedule. Transportation modes, load sizes and distances traveled were known and consistent. Product deliveries … Read more
Previously, we recognized that as retailers grapple with so many “big deals,” the vastly expanding digital commerce landscape means they increasingly face greater challenges to keep up with consumer desires for choice, convenience and delivery speed.
As the “Amazon effect” … Read more
Not too many years ago, retailers would have a straightforward answer to that question – “What’s the Big Deal?” – whether it was an exciting product launch, a new promotional campaign, new stores opening in new markets, supply and distribution … Read more