Direct store delivery has a deep-rooted history in retail. DSD really started taking shape and being widely used in the 1990’s. The idea that the Suppliers would be providing a service where they would take on the tasks associated with in-Store inven[...]
Winning Retailers Recognize Solving DSD is a Crucial Part of Preparing for the Omnichannel World. By now, we all know it is real, and it is happening: Consumers are migrating to the web for their grocery shopping. With FMI and Nielsen announcing just[...]
Effective control of your supply chain can improve how you do business. In competitive markets, the sustainability and efficiency of an organization’s supply chain can not only decide its earnings margins, it can also have an important impact on bran[...]
On January 29, at the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) Midwinter Conference in Miami, FL, FMI and Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) released a critically important new “Digitally Engaged Food Shopper” study.
Mobile technology has taken off in recent years, with more flexible payment ecosystems giving retailers ways to improve supply chain collaboration. By adopting mobile technology in B2B payments, retailers and suppliers can not only build on partnersh[...]