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New Blog Post - Supply Chain Plays Major Role in the US Dollar Discount Retail Sector

New Blog Post - Supply Chain Plays Major Role in the US Dollar Discount Retail Sector | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
The US GDP grew 4.0% for second quarter. By all appearances the US economy is improving, but tell that to consumers that regularly shop at such discount stores as Dollar Tree, Dollar General, Famil...
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Dollar Tree, Inc. to Acquire Family Dollar Stores, Inc. to Create North America’s Leading Discount Retailer

Dollar Tree, Inc. to Acquire Family Dollar Stores, Inc. to Create North America’s Leading Discount Retailer | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
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What Do Chinese Dumplings Have to Do With Global Warming?

What Do Chinese Dumplings Have to Do With Global Warming? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
A refrigeration boom is changing the way Chinese people eat — and threatening the planet in the process.
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Working with PwC, Asda is making fresh efforts to protect produce

Working with PwC, Asda is making fresh efforts to protect produce | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
GreenBiz.com (blog) How Asda is making fresh efforts to protect produce GreenBiz.com (blog) A changing climate, rising populations and extreme weather events are proving tough obstacles for retailers to jump as they strive to get healthy,...
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Retail changes revolutionizing contract logistics @Transportintell report cited. Thanks @retailspain!

Retail changes revolutionizing contract logistics @Transportintell report cited. Thanks @retailspain! | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
The logistics demands of home delivery and a shopping explosion in emerging markets are revolutionizing the contract logistics field, according to Transport (Retail changes revolutionizing contract logistics - http://t.co/sdF2lydupd)...
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The Home Depot to sale MakerBot 3D Printers on homedepot.com and select stores #3Dprinting

The Home Depot to sale MakerBot 3D Printers on homedepot.com and select stores #3Dprinting | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
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The changing Canadian mall, not so Canadian as US retailers take over and ecommerce spreads

The changing Canadian mall, not so Canadian as US retailers take over and ecommerce spreads | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
The Canadian Shopping Mall: Neither Canadian Nor A Mall, Anymore Huffington Post Canada Canadian players face a “trifecta” of challenges as debt-laden consumers rein in spending, an onslaught of foreign competition arrives in the market and more...
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Suning expanding into supermarkets

Suning expanding into supermarkets | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Chinese appliances retailer Suning is expanding into the supermarket business. …
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Cabela's Inc speeds up expansion after getting to know Canada - Financial Post

Cabela's Inc speeds up expansion after getting to know Canada - Financial Post | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Financial Post Cabela's Inc speeds up expansion after getting to know Canada Financial Post Until last fall, the world's largest retailer of hunting, fishing, camping and outdoor equipment had opened four giant stores in this country since its 2007...
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Insolvency hits UK retailers hardest for five years - Telegraph.co.uk

Insolvency hits UK retailers hardest for five years - Telegraph.co.uk | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Insolvency hits retailers hardest for five years Telegraph.co.uk “Unfortunately, many independent convenience stores struggle to match the quality of product of bigger retailers because they lack the scale of purchasing and...
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Walgreens and Paula's Choice pick eBay for fulfillment

US retailers pick eBay for fulfilment Supply Chain Standard The deal with Walgreens, which the largest drug retail chain in the United States, is for ship-to-store and direct-to-consumer West Coast order fulfilment from the eBay Enterprise...
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How Walmart Uses Technology to Connect Online, Retail - PC Magazine

How Walmart Uses Technology to Connect Online, Retail - PC Magazine | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
How Walmart Uses Technology to Connect Online, Retail
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Technology can also help the company know what products sell more on particular days in certain kinds of stores, helping it optimize the supply chain.
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Gap to be 1st US retailer to enter Myanmar market

Gap to be 1st US retailer to enter Myanmar market | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Gap Inc. has announced plans to produce clothing in Myanmar, the first American retailer to enter the market since the Southeast Asian country began its transition to democracy three years ago.
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Best Buy Canada free shipping on $20 orders thanks to its partnership with Canada Post and Ingram Micro Logistics

Best Buy Canada  free shipping on $20 orders thanks to its partnership with Canada Post and Ingram Micro Logistics | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
How a Canadian e-retailer offers free shipping on $20 orders InternetRetailer.com Ingram Micro Logistics, a division of computer hardware and software distributor Ingram Micro Inc., provides customer service and fulfillment services to online...
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Interesting thoughts - Wal-Mart model is unsustainable and will cannibalize itself. Agree?

Interesting thoughts - Wal-Mart model is unsustainable and will cannibalize itself. Agree? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
I’ve been writing for 15 years that the Wal-Mart model is unsustainable; and, will ultimately cannibalize itself. Recent news that the president of its U.S. operations was replaced confirms the process is well underway.
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Rapid China expansion comes back to bite western food chains

Rapid China expansion comes back to bite western food chains | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Fast food scare in China The footage is grainy and dull, the hidden camera jerky, but the image of the light pink meat falling on the floor and being tossed back into the processor’s maw is vivid enough. An undercover investigation by Dragon TV of
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Nintendo brings contactless payments to Japan - make payments via Wii video game console

Nintendo brings contactless payments to Japan - make payments via Wii video game console | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Nintendo announced this week that its Wii video game console will now be able to accept payment cards in Japan. It was reported that the update went live
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Zara's RFID tagging system to track inventory from manufacturing to point of sale

Zara's RFID tagging system to track inventory from manufacturing to point of sale | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Zara's tagging system means even faster fashion http://t.co/6rdvEkjZii #retail #logistics
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7-Eleven plans Middle East expansion

7-Eleven plans Middle East expansion | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Seven-Eleven will open its first Middle East store in Dubai in the summer of 2015, the first time for Seven-Eleven Japan to provide startup support to a foreign franchisee.
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Target leadership lost way long before data breach and Canada expansion.

Target leadership lost way long before data breach and Canada expansion. | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Long before a massive data breach and a money-losing expansion into Canada, there were problems at the top of the retail chain.
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Germany's Lidl seen overtaking big rivals Tesco, Carrefour and Aldi

Germany's Lidl seen overtaking big rivals Tesco, Carrefour and Aldi | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
The billionaire behind Lidl's fast-growing grocery empire

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Walmart Selects Indiana for New eCommerce Fulfillment Center

Walmart Selects Indiana for New eCommerce Fulfillment Center | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
PLAINFIELD, Ind. (June 19, 2014) Walmart (NYSE: WMT), the worlds largest retailer and one of the fastest growing online retailers, announced plans today to locate an e-commerce fulfillment center here, creating up to 303 new jobs by 2016.
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Same-day delivery? The real race is in both fulfillment and delivery

Same-day delivery? The real race is in both fulfillment and delivery | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
A sneak peak into Ti's Americas newsletter tomorrow. To sign up to receive the newsletter, click here.   Several articles are reporting of the potential shut-down of Ebay Now, Ebay’s one-hour ...
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Will ship from store be retailers' last mile solution?

Will ship from store be retailers' last mile solution? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Bricks and mortar is dead, long live bricks and mortar! That was the message coming from retailers at IRCE this week.
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With Amazon in Sight, IBM Offers Retail Clients Same-Day Delivery Tool with Deliv

With Amazon in Sight, IBM Offers Retail Clients Same-Day Delivery Tool with Deliv | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Re/code With Amazon in Sight, IBM Will Offer Retail Clients Same-Day Delivery Tool Re/code Big retail companies that work with IBM to run their stores' technology systems have been asking for an easy way to offer their customers a same-day delivery...
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