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 those ranges may vary depending on who you ask. They’re also the second largest demographic...

Automated invoice reconciliation for suppliers and vendors

One thing retailers love about EDI is the ability to reconcile invoices electronically and automatically. This process compares the purchase order, receiving documents and invoice to make sure they all match each other in items, quantity and costs. Once the match is...

Grocery store formats for the future

The traditional supermarket may be in trouble. While big supermarket brands — Kroger, Safeway, Publix — are still making billions of dollars per year, industry experts are getting a little uneasy about the future of the traditional supermarkets. Even a few years ago,...

Finalizing Q4 planning for the holiday shopping season

It's summertime, and you know what that means! Holiday shopping season planning. Oh, who are we kidding? It's always holiday shopping planning season. The only time it isn't time to plan for the holidays is when you’re in the middle of trying to survive the actual...

EDI for baby product retailers and suppliers

A new kind of baby boom is underway in the retail industry. The baby goods retail industry is now so big and competitive that it shares similar characteristics to other retail verticals, like toys, health and beauty, and fashion. However, unlike many of those other...
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