SIM Supply, SPS Commerce honored by Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Supply & Demand Chain Executive (SDCE) has named SIM Supply and SPS Commerce to the SDCE 100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 2018. The annual list showcases recent projects that advanced a company’s supply chain to deliver growth and new efficiencies that position them...

EDI 832: Price catalog / sales catalog (PRICAT) inquiry

Have you ever wondered how retailers get supplier item information to load into their Item Master File or populated to their website, or how they go about managing price or cost changes? For many, it’s an Excel spreadsheet filled with fields and fields of product...

How to improve e-commerce conversion rates for your online store

By Rachel Burns, Content Marketing Specialist, ShipBob Your conversion rate is the percentage of people who visit your online store and complete a purchase. Average e-commerce conversion rates are between 1 and 2%. This may seem low; however, this takes into account...

Distributors: Technology helps drive down costs, prices

Technology has been a boon to the retail industry and its supply chain, helping businesses keep better track of their inventory, streamline their order management processes and help reduce costs at a time when efficiency is the watchword of the day. Technology has...

Millennial shopping habits and the impact on retail

Millennial shopping habits had a major impact on the U.S. economy for several years. Born between the years 1980 and 2000, Millennials are aged 18 to 38 right now, although the date ranges may vary depending on who you ask. They’re also the second largest demographic...
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