Tag: supply chain management


The ROI for RFID Technology in Retail

The ROI for RFID Technology in Retail

Over recent years, we’ve witnessed a resurgence of interest and substantial growth in the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology in retail—a veritable RFID renaissance—with more than six billion tags used in 2016 alone, not just in apparel, but for other categories and uses as well.

We wanted to find   Read More


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 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 chain   Read More


3 Ways for Retailers to Cut through the Data Deluge

3 Ways for Retailers to Cut through the Data Deluge

Retailers of a certain age will be able to cast their minds back to the 1990s, when they didn’t need to look much further than the trusted combo of a point-of-sale system and supply-chain management tool.

A lot has changed in the decades that have passed: an ever-increasing amount of functions   Read More


What Is Supply-Chain Management?

What Is Supply-Chain Management?

Retail doesn’t start and stop at the front door of our stores. Ultimately, our value depends on our ability to broaden our influence while protecting every aspect of the business enterprise. What is supply-chain management? In essence, it’s a critical component of the retail machine. While we may view the heart of   Read More


What Is Customs?

What Is Customs?

Having a general understanding of the customs process is a critical aspect of efficient supply-chain management. But what is customs? Customs is an authority or agency responsible for controlling the flow of goods into and out of a country. Depending on local legislation and regulations, the import or export of   Read More


Yulin Huang Named Director of Supply Chain at ALTO US

Yulin Huang Named Director of Supply Chain at ALTO US

Yulin Huang has been named director of supply chain support at ALTO US. Before joining ALTO US, Mr. Huang served as a Planner at Harmon Face Value Inc., a Bed Bath & Beyond company in 2016. In prior roles, he was Project Manager at Verisk Analytics Inc. provided and directly   Read More