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Our retail magazine provides you a collection of news, articles and other featured content about Supply Chain and Merchandising, including marketing, fulfillment, enterprise resource management, order management, inventory management, and more.

Top 5 Strategies to Watch From the 2019 Store Experience Study

REGISTER NOW! Growth and optimism are taking shape in a year characterized by aggressive plans for digital transformation, experiential retailing and game-changing innovation.

The retail giant closed out the year with a bang, posting 6.8% US comp sales growth. Check out the results and Walmart’s highlights from the past year.

Every day, new headlines tout the many ways retailers are pushing the envelope on their fulfillment capabilities to capture the attention of today’s need-it-now consumer.

Cheryl Sullivan, chief marketing & strategy officer, Revionics, talks with Joe Skorupa, editorial director, RIS, about retail studies and beating myths in the market at The Big Show 2019.

The partners are on their way to reaching their stated goal of 20 automated fulfillment centers in the U.S. See where they plan to build next and the role the DC will play in Kroger’s strategic vision.

Digital Transformation Glossary

There has been a lot of discussion about the digital transformation of retail, and yet the concept is so all-encompassing that it can be a challenge to keep track of what it really means, where you are in the journey and how it directly applies to your business. Aperion and E

Sue Welch, CEO, Bamboo Rose, talks with Tim Denman, executive editor, RIS, about what they are excited about in 2019 at The Big Show, supply chain innovation and the food and formulated market.

The NRF Big Show is massive, and no matter how hard you try you just can’t see it all. Check out RIS’ annual wrap up report and catch up on what you might have missed.

As shoppers’ delivery speed and inventory demands increase, artificial  intelligence (AI) can help retailers sharpen their supply chains. Download this Infographic to learn the benefits of AI in the retail enterprise. 

As the name implies, the NRF Big Show is enormous. It is impossible to see it all in three short days. Check out RIS’ annual look at the key sessions, events and trends from this year’s show and catch up on what you might have missed.

The massive blaze took 24 hours to contain, ravaging the DC and disrupting the online grocer’s ability to meet growing demand. Hear the latest.

The partnership will leverage TCS’s thought leadership framework and JDA’s solution portfolio to develop joint, interoperable retail technology solutions for the supply chain of the future.

Starbucks’ latest earnings report beat out estimates and is approaching 30 million total digital connections in the U.S. From an expanded delivery program to loyalty rewards updates, find out what the coffee behemoth is brewing up for 2019.

The grocer has opened a new store concept curated for urban neighborhoods where store associates will help shoppers order missing items online via in‐store iPads. Get a first look inside.

These female technology leaders are role models for success, helping carve a path to the top for the next generation of industry innovators. Discover who made RIS’ annual look at the most important women in retail tech.

FedEx Corp. is introducing a new late-night shipping option for retailers who want to quickly send orders directly to online customers. Learn the details.

Robin Bornkamp, one of RIS' "Top Women in Retail Tech 2019," is leading supply chain transformation at Lowe’s. Don't miss this exclusive Q&A, in which she discusses technology trends, how to be a key contributor, and Lowe's transformation.

Bed Bath & Beyond will turn 40 stores into working labs in support of its next generation store initiatives. Uncover what the 18 up-and-running test stores look like and how they will help define the home goods retailer’s store of the future.

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