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Foodservice Pioneers

Foodservice Pioneers | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

Looking back over the history of foodservice in convenience stores, it is remarkable the progress that has been made. Equally remarkable is how early the idea spawned of selling prepared and deli foods in small box stores.

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Connected agriculture: a new wave of opportunity for farmers

Connected agriculture: a new wave of opportunity for farmers | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

Mobile phones and wireless technology can be used to tackle issues of productivity and sustainability in remote rural regions

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The Toaster Project: A DIY Quest for the Origins of Stuff

The Toaster Project: A DIY Quest for the Origins of Stuff | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
A nine-month journey to find what we lost between fifteenth-century smelting and China's factories.
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RedPrairie Launches Global Resource for Supply Chain, Retail Executives Facing ... - MarketWatch (press release)

RedPrairie Launches Global Resource for Supply Chain, Retail Executives Facing ...MarketWatch (press release)Commerce in Motion, a RedPrairie sponsored program, will offer research, commentary, networking events, and interactive tools for those...
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Europe plans £28bn transport boost - News - Logistics Manager

The European Commission has set out plans to spend £28 billion to upgrade Europe’s transport infrastructure, build missing links and remove bottlenecks. The aim is to transform the existing patchwork of European roads, railways, airports and canals into a unified transport network (TEN-T).

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Industry Statistics - U.K. online sales jump 15% in September - Internet Retailer

Industry Statistics - U.K. online sales jump 15% in September - Internet Retailer | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
Online retail sales in the United Kingdom increased 15% in September compared with the same month a year ago, according to Interactive Media in Retail Group, an e-retail trade group, and consulting firm Capgemini. That’s a sharp contrast to bricks-and-mortar stores, which posted a sales increase of 0.3% year over year, according to the latest report from the trade group the British Retail Consortium.
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Mobile Commerce - Top e-retailers can do better for shoppers on iPads, study finds - Internet Retailer

Mobile Commerce - Top e-retailers can do better for shoppers on iPads, study finds - Internet Retailer | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
Internet Retailer - Technology/Mobile Commerce - Top e-retailers can do better for shoppers on iPads, study finds...
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How CFOs, COOs Can Bury the Hatchet - CFO.com Magazine

How CFOs, COOs Can Bury the Hatchet - CFO.com Magazine | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

Discovering the ways their metrics match up can help finance chiefs and supply-chain executives align their companies' spending choices.

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How to Make Social Gaming a Marketing Success

How to Make Social Gaming a Marketing Success | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

“One of the things that social gaming allows marketers to create is an experience around the brand which is inherently more memorable than simply showing an advert or popping something up on Google AdWords.”

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Guest Commentary: Transportation and Mobility – On the Truck, in the Warehouse, and with the Workforce :: Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives

Guest Commentary: Transportation and Mobility – On the Truck, in the Warehouse, and with the Workforce :: Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

Efficient transportation is at the heart of every supply chain process – not only on a delivery route, but also in the warehouse and in the store. And that’s the reason mobile technology has proliferated in warehouses, on trucks, and in the hands of employees. It’s a trend that will continue to accelerate through 2011.

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Next Generation Manufacturing -- In Practice | Sustainable Business Forum

Next Generation Manufacturing -- In Practice | Sustainable Business Forum | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

Bob Parker, Pierfrancesco Manenti, and I recently took part in the Next Generation Manufacturing conference hosted in Spain, with a conference theme centered on managing complexity.  Early in the proceedings, a distinction was made between "complication", essentially waste that should be eliminated, and "complexity", a fact of life in modern manufacturing given the advanced products, dispersed supply networks, and multiple sales channels.

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Tenth Of UK Retail Searches 'on Mobile' - myHermes Parcel Delivery News

Tenth Of UK Retail Searches 'on Mobile' - myHermes Parcel Delivery News | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

Mobile searches in the United Kingdom are 168 per cent higher than last year and one in ten UK retail searches online came from a mobile phone in the third quarter of 2011.

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Global Manufacturing Outlook | KPMG | GLOBAL

Global Manufacturing Outlook | KPMG | GLOBAL | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
KPMG’s Global Manufacturing Outlook: Growth while Managing Volatility provides a comprehensive overview of the global manufacturing sector.
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Augmented Reality Kills The QR Code Star? | Fast Company

Augmented Reality Kills The QR Code Star? | Fast Company | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
LAYARAugmented reality leader Layar just took its system to a whole new level by installing a real-world object recognition protocol that's a little like Google's Goggles.
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How online shoppers plan to spend this holiday season | Shop.org Blog

How online shoppers plan to spend this holiday season | Shop.org Blog | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

Shop.org's Head of Research shares how online shoppers are expected to shop and spend - and with what digital device - this holiday season, including the fact that online shoppers plan to spend a net average of $857.59, or fully 22% more than all adults.

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5 Retail Trends That Will Shape the Holiday Season | Industries > Retail from AllBusiness.com

5 Retail Trends That Will Shape the Holiday Season | Industries > Retail from AllBusiness.com | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
This holiday season looks to be a mixed bag for retailers. Here are my thoughts on what will happen and how you can make the most of your opportunities.
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U.S. Manufacturing Has a Key Role in the U. S. Economy of the Future

U.S. Manufacturing Has a Key Role in the U. S. Economy of the Future | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

There is a more positive economic and political case to be made that, instead of accepting a slow decline, we put our shoulder to the wheel and build on the apparently hidden but obvious strengths of U.S. Manufacturing.

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Guest Commentary: Portrait of a Next-Generation Transportation Management Solution :: Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives

Fuel costs are rising, legislative and regulatory impacts continue, rates are increasing and the driver shortage is reaching crisis levels. It’s imperative that the transportation moves that customers and shippers make reflect the most optimal way to move inventory and maximize the capacity of the truck and the driver.

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Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technologies for 2012

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technologies for 2012 | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
Gartner, Inc. today highlighted the top 10 technologies and trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2012. The analysts presented their findings during Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, being held here through October 20.
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Supply Chain News: Inventory Performance by Industry 2005 to 2010

Supply Chain News: Inventory Performance by Industry 2005 to 2010 | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
Days Inventory Outstanding Numbers not Very Good over Past Six Years; Real Progress Seen in Restaurant Chains, Multi-Line Retail and Chemical Companies (RT @thehackettgroup: Supply Chain Digest, " Inventory Performance by Industry 2005 to 2010," -...
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Steve Jobs, a Genius of Store Design, Too

Steve Jobs, a Genius of Store Design, Too | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
Apple’s free-standing stores, many with soaring glass entrances and staircases, are a testament to the design notions of Steve Jobs.
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How Many Supply Chains Do You Need?

A company rarely has just a single supply chain - even though it may think it does. Rather, a company has multiple supply chains based on a variety of mostly customer-driven factors, and that supply chain organizations must define and execute those different supply chains in different ways, logically enough.

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Top 5 Takeaways from 2011 RIS News Cross Channel Study | Retail Trends | RIS News: Business/Technology Insights for Retail, Supermarket Executives

Top 5 Takeaways from 2011 RIS News Cross Channel Study | Retail Trends | RIS News: Business/Technology Insights for Retail, Supermarket Executives | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
Cross-channel is firmly woven into the fabric of retailing, yet it's also a disruptive force, with new channels (mobile and social) and new challenges (store-based order fulfillment) keeping retailers on their toes. These are among the many valuable takeaways from the recently released 2011 Cross Channel Tech Trends Study, produced by RIS News and RSR Research.
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Social Commerce: Social Media Meets Shopping in a Mobile World [Data] | ClickZ

Social Commerce: Social Media Meets Shopping in a Mobile World [Data] | ClickZ | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it
Social commerce provides useful content, support, and purchasing capabilities to consumers when and where they need it. Here are five facts that make the business case for social commerce.
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Global Logistics Media - Incredible Images of Sticken Container Ship Rena

Global Logistics Media - Incredible Images of Sticken Container Ship Rena | RedPrairie is Commerce in Motion | Scoop.it

A collection of Images taken of the Container Ship Rena.

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