Tag: retail supply chain


Keeping Pace with the Global Retail Supply Chain

Keeping Pace with the Global Retail Supply Chain

The retail supply chain network is a critical component of the retail machine. While many may view the heart of retail as the interactions and events that happen within the store, this support system has always fueled the way. Through a complex web of processes and activity, a well-managed supply   Read More


RILA Retail Supply Chain Conference 2017

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) 2017 Retail Supply Chain Conference will be held February 12 – 15 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

Designed by retailers for retailers, this event gathers the top supply-chain executives from every retail channel. Over three days, 1500+ attendees from   Read More


RILA Retail Supply Chain Conference 2017 Preview

RILA Retail Supply Chain Conference 2017 Preview

Supply-chain executives from retailers throughout the world will meet in Orlando, FL this month for the 2017 Retail Supply Chain Conference, hosted by the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) from February 12-15.

The conference, which will be held at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, will offer four days of   Read More


The Retail Industry’s Biggest Expo Features Integrated Technology at the Heart of Omni-Channel Retailing

The Retail Industry’s Biggest Expo Features Integrated Technology at the Heart of Omni-Channel Retailing

Integrated technology is on display throughout the exhibition halls at the National Retail Federation’s BIG Show in New York City’s Jacob Javits Convention Center January 15–17. On-shelf availability, product visibility, customer experience, associate management, and, yes, asset protection—all are included in solutions provided by hundreds of companies both large and   Read More


Beyond Shrinkage: Introducing Total Retail Loss

Beyond Shrinkage: Introducing Total Retail Loss

A major new report published by the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) puts forward a dramatically different way of thinking about the problem of retail loss and how it might be defined and measured in the future.
The Situation
There is little consensus on what constitutes “loss” within the retail world nor   Read More


Retailers See Increase in Organized Retail Crime

Retailers See Increase in Organized Retail Crime

Organized retail crime is continuing to grow, with 83 percent of merchants surveyed reporting an increase in the past year, according to the 12th annual ORC study released today by the National Retail Federation.

“Retailers continue to deal with the challenges that come with fighting organized retail crime,” NRF Vice President   Read More


NRF PROTECT 2016 Day 3

NRF PROTECT 2016 Day 3

Although yesterday was the third and final day of the NRF PROTECT Conference and Expo, the busy pace didn’t slow one bit. Thursday’s schedule boasted a packed program, starting with breakfast meetings at 7:30 a.m. and running full steam until the Grand Finale and reception at 5 p.m.

Shelley Row, author,   Read More