1. Canada-Expansion-120501VFSP.pdfLooking North Logistics Strategies for Canadian Expansion For many years, the Canadian retail market has remained an elusive catch for American companies, but now the tides are...
  2. Shipping-Strategy-120424VFSP.pdfFrom Profit Center to Competitive Mandate Shifting Your Shipping Strategy Although the rush of consumers shopping online shows no signs of slowing, with an increase of 15% during the 2011 holiday...
  3. Demand-Responsive-120402VFSP.pdfThe Omnipresent Retailer Creating a Demand-Responsive Value Chain Many retailers are striving to better respond to changes in consumer demand, and it’s easy to see why: They’re pressed to...
  4. PLM-2.0-120411VFSP.pdfPLM 2.0: Achieving PLM’s Promised Value To thrive in an environment of continued economic volatility and uncertain consumer spending, leading retailers are upping the flexibility of their product...
  5. Outlook-2012-111206SPVF.pdfRETAIL EXECUTIVE INSIGHTS Weathering Climate Change Retailing in the Age of Uncertainty The retailing landscape looks much as it did in the throes of the Great Recession. Although unemployment...
  6. Cross-Channel-Strategy-111019VF.pdfRETAIL INDUSTRY INSIGHTS Expanding Assortment While Keeping Profits Afloat As more and more retailers boost assortments and slash shipping costs to compete with Amazon’s endless aisle, the rest...
  7. Product-Optimization-110830VFSP.pdfRETAIL INDUSTRY INSIGHTS Creatively Cutting Product Cost Leading retailers will innovate, consolidate and collaborate to cut costs and build a solid foundation for future savings. Reluctant...
  8. CPM-110801SPVF1.pdfRETAIL INDUSTRY INSIGHTS Bridging the Gap The Benefits of Collaborative Profitability Management Financial pressure from all angles—increased raw material, labor, transportation and warehousing...
  9. Customer-Facing-Technology-110701VF1.pdfIn-Store Technology’s New Imperative Today’s retail customers are more empowered than ever before. New technologies have equipped consumers with access to a wealth of product information. For...
  10. MP-Survey-110523VFweb11.pdfINDUSTRY INSIGHTS Structuring for Success Organizational Practices of Industry-Leading Retailers Retailers looking to boost performance may benefit from revisiting their buying and planning...