Here’s what I’m intrigued by in 2024

Tuesday, January 9, 2024 · Brian Straight
The supply chain could undergo significant change this year as we adapt to the new normal.

Supply Chain Management Review Year in Review 2023

Wednesday, December 6, 2023 · SCMR Staff
For the December issue of SCMR, we’re featuring some of the best columns and articles from the past year. If you didn’t read them the first time, now is the opportunity to catch up. We’ve tried to cover the supply chain bases with these articles, which I’m sure…

The keys to the omni-channel retail kingdom

Tuesday, January 3, 2023 · Gary Forger
In omni-channel retail, the stakes are high and the passions higher. For retailers, it’s all about finding the right innovations that make each consumer interaction as frictionless as possible. Fortunately, there’s no lack of solutions out there.

Great expectations: Delivering on customer experience and fulfillment profitability

Wednesday, November 2, 2022 · Jeff Sexstone, Ingo Schroeter and Marc Palazzolo
Recalibrating the inherent economics of last mile is achievable. Solutions should reflect evolving customer delivery preferences and also inform true order-specific fulfillment and transportation costing.

American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) embraces fulfillment at the edge

Thursday, September 1, 2022 · Bob Trebilcock
AEO is taking a new approach to fulfillment, especially e-fulfillment, inside and outside the four walls of its distribution centers. The focus is on speed.

Measuring reusable packaging performance in omni-channel networks

Monday, May 2, 2022 · Eva Ponce, Ph.D., Director, Omni-channel distribution strategies, MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics
How can omni-channel support the development of circular supply chains?

Digital Supply Chain Transformation: Aligning Operations and Strategy

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 · Maria Jesus Saenz, Inma Borrella and Elena Revilla
Digital transformation is a supply chain imperative. But too many companies take too long to accomplish their goals only to be disappointed by the results. Here, we present a supply chain-based framework that helps companies avoid these common pitfalls.

What got us here will not get us there

Monday, January 4, 2021 · Sameer Anand, Adheer Bahulkar and Aman Husain
Why supply chains need granular and predictive shape of demand to enable omni-channel growth.

The SCMR Interview: Shekar Natarajan

Friday, September 18, 2020 · Bob Trebilcock
American Eagle Outfitters supply chain leader talks about his career, the future of retail fulfillment and how businesses can survive COVID and the shift to omni-channel delivery.

Fresh Approaches to Omni-channel in the Grocery Business

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 · Eva Ponce and Sergio Caballero
This behavioral shift could help transform the grocery business as it has done in other areas of retailing.

Historical Accidents and Getting Ahead

Thursday, March 5, 2020 · Mark Newberry and Aaron Benningfield
Competing today is about being open to how emerging technologies are being integrated and leveraged to create change in business processes, models and competition.

Inventory Management In An Omni-Channel World

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 · SCMR Staff
In this webinar Bryan Jensen, executive vice president with St. Onge explains how leading companies are coping with inventory management and the strategies they're utilizing to succeed in this new world of distribution.

There’s an app for that—if the supply chain can sense and pivot

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 · Alberto Oca
The learning curve for getting omni-channel right is steep. Successful retailers will differentiate themselves with a business strategy that can adapt in real time to meet current and anticipated demand.

Four Compass Points for global supply chain management…revisited

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 · Nick Vyas, director of the USC Marshall Center for Global Supply Chain Management
A rapidly evolving and increasingly global world poses new challenges for business survival. Supply chain managers who use these four interconnected compass points can navigate these unprecedented challenges and find opportunities for innovation.

Wal-Mart’s Omni-channel Synergy

Friday, September 1, 2017 · Stanley Frederick W.T. Lim, Lina Wang and Jagjit Singh Srai
When it comes to online and offline distribution, Wal-Mart has chosen synergy over integration. Other brick-and-mortar retailers can learn from Bentonville's approach.



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