How online retailers keep return cost low

An estimated 30 percent of all products ordered online are returned—that’s three to four times the return rate of products bought in-store. In 2023, consumers returned $817 billion worth of products—that's over 16% of total retail sales for the year. Returns may be...

Discover why lack of data is a top supplier challenge in 2024

In early 2024, SPS Commerce partnered with Supply Chain Dive to survey 150 suppliers about the challenges they faced in the past year, and how prepared they feel for future disruptions. The survey also asked them what steps they have taken or plan to take in order to...

Understanding Sell-Through Rate

Sell-through rate is an essential piece of the supply chain puzzle. Understanding this metric isn't just about crunching numbers; it's about wielding a powerful tool to elevate your inventory management process and improve your overall business success. If your...

Brands struggle to optimize for eCommerce

When it comes to online sales and distribution channels, shipping cases and pallets of products to retailers isn’t the only option for brands. While in-store retail and drop shipping still exist, vendors are increasingly selling direct to consumer via eCommerce,...

Integrating EDI into your SAP S/4HANA solution

When you’re an enterprise company, you need a strategy to manage the complexity of your business. Your team needs to be as effective as possible to keep up with all incoming demands, but you don’t want to exhaust current resources or focus on the wrong items. As you...
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