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Brick-and-Mortar Retail Survival Kit: Staying Competitive in an Omnichannel World
5/12/2014
Can you imagine your city without shops to peruse, clothes and shoes to try on, and books to page through? Neither can consumers. But with the convenience, speed and ease that comes with online shopping, consumers now expect a higher level of service and a more enticing experience when they do shop in-store.

First Data: April Apparel Spending Grew 1.2 Percent
5/12/2014
Easter's shift from March in 2013 to April in 2014 helped lift many categories, First Data found.

Ways Retailers Can Take Wearable Tech from Fashion Statement to Financial Statement
5/6/2014
You've heard about wearable technology on the news, and perhaps even seen a photo or two of a celebrity wearing Google's new smart glasses — Google Glass. But what exactly is it like to use Glass? And why is it — along with its smart bracelet, ring, watch and other wearable tech counterparts — becoming such a big deal?

In-Store Mobility: Secure and Safe, with Plenty of Upside
5/6/2014
Wireless connections in the store are altering the way we shop — a trend that will continue as retailers and apparel brands successfully deploy in-store mobile POS technology in their brick-and-mortar locations. But recent data breaches at some high profile retailers have raised questions about the security of in-store mobile technology.

Mobile Relevance Drives the Retailer of Tomorrow
4/30/2014
Retailers have a sterling opportunity to create a mobile-driven world for their consumers because without any sort of pressure or hard sales tactics, shoppers can immerse themselves in a customized retail experience and be drawn into purchasing decisions due to the seamless nature of how it all happens.

Enhancing Your Returns Process
4/29/2014
Having a hassle-free returns process is a critical part of omnichannel retail.

Don't Sweat It: Ortiz Industry Mixes Performance and Aesthetic Appeal
4/29/2014
If you've ever worried about getting a bit damp in the underarms on your morning bicycle commute to the office or fretted over the considerable added burden (ahem) of shimmying into shapewear to smooth lumps and bumps beneath your curve-hugging pencil skirt, then Ortiz Industry's collections are for you.

Junk Food Clothing Taps Into On-Demand Culture
4/23/2014
Until recently, you'd find the company's witty t-shirts on its web store and in top retailers around the globe, including Bloomingdale's and Urban Outfitters, but recently, the "vintage" t-shirt company partnered with eBay's Red Laser and PayPal divisions to create "occasion-based" pop-up digital stores nationwide (in Westfield malls) around occasions such as movie releases, holidays and the Super Bowl, from which customers could purchase t-shirts using QR codes.

Preventing Corruption Risk and Compliance Violations in Bangladesh Factories
4/23/2014
Despite the formation of the Accord and the Alliance, a recent factory inspection by the Bangladesh Accord Foundation revealed cracked support beams, extra floors built without permit and exposed electrical cables in the garment factories.

A Tale of Two Industries: Retail in India
4/23/2014
Indian retail is in fact two separate industries — the "organized" retail of large chains, international brands and foreign investment and a more domestic "unorganized" or "shadow" retail that exerts huge economic and political influence, and the tension between these two spheres is one of the most pressing issues facing international retailers, fashion manufacturers and textile-based businesses looking to capitalize on the Indian market.

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Discover How To Keep Up With More of Your Mobile Customers
6/24/2014 11:00:00 AM (EST)
Moderator:
Susan Nichols, Publisher, Apparel Magazine
Panelists:
Ron Klein, "Total Retail" Service Leader, PwC Advisory
Annabelle Hoover, Director of Customer Service, North America, BROOKS SPORTS, INC.
Marie-Pascale Authie, Solution Consultant, Infor Fashion
Bob McKee, Industry Strategy Director, Infor Fashion
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Planning in the Omnichannel World with a Single View of Inventory
5/13/2014 11:00:00 AM (EST)
Moderator:
Susan Nichols, Publisher, Apparel Magazine
Panelists:
Rich Pedott, Partner, Columbus Consulting
Peter Charness, SVP America’s & CMO, TXT MAPLE LAKE
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Solutions & Strategies for Supply Chain Assurance and Collaboration: A Retailer's Quest for a Unified Buying Cycle Solutions & Strategies for Supply Chain Assurance and Collaboration: A Retailer's Quest for a Unified Buying Cycle
10/1/2014
P2P gaps plague retail relations with suppliers, 3rd party logistics and other partners. The impact? Escalated transaction costs per invoice, low contract compliance, longer lead times for orders, slow cash-cash conversion cycles, increased chargebacks and vendor dissatisfaction. A major opportunity exists for streamlining one vision of an integrated purchase order and creating a unified buy­ing cycle for the retailer, supply chain partners and the overall network. Retail industry analyst Sahir Anand from Edgell Knowledge Network describes how to create a single view and vision for orders and supply chain transactions - from source to settlement to sale - across any channel.
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How Retailers Can Own the Google Results Page How Retailers Can Own the Google Results Page
9/1/2014
As a retailer, you’re constantly vying to attract shoppers on a search engine results page (SERP). ChannelAdvisor’s eBook highlights the components of the Google SERP and offers tips on how to use them to boost your presence.
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