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cost reduction

Budget Planning 2021: 9 Supply Chain Things to Know

The effects of COVID-19 on North American business are creating supply chain challenges into the second half of 2020. Organizations’ ability to respond to these challenges will determine strategies required in 2021 to maintain profitable performance. Although some businesses relying on high contact and large crowds will succumb to bankruptcy, others have an opportunity to capitalize on new growth opportunities.

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customer satisfaction

Cost Changes Hide in Shift to Online Fulfillment

As the global pandemic confined consumers to their homes, record volumes of online sales motivated retailers to adjust online fulfillment strategies and capitalize on emerging demands for food, health and safety necessities, home office/school supplies – even exercise equipment and entertainment products.

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delivery

Improve E-Commerce Experience Without Sacrificing Profitability

In 2018, U.S. consumers spent $517.6 billion online, up 15% over the prior year. E-commerce represented 51.9% of all retail sales growth that year, with much of the profits going to Amazon, an e-tailing giant that many companies are hotly pursuing in an effort to grab a larger piece of the ever-growing e-commerce pie.

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