Follow us on


Information about inventory management, product sourcing, pricing and more.


RSS More On Merchandising

Coldwater Creek Said to Plan Liquidation After Bankruptcy

Coldwater_creek_logo April 8, 2014

Coldwater Creek, a women's clothing retailer that hasn't been profitable since 2007, is planning to liquidate its assets after a bankruptcy filing that may come...

Hibbett Sports Scores With Markdowns

Hibbett_Sports_logo April 1, 2014

Hibbett Sports has one simple philosophy: it's all about the customer. Though the sporting goods retailer has grown to more than 900 stores in 31...

Wal-Mart's New Tool Gives Competitors’ Prices

Walmart Logo March 24, 2014

Wal-Mart is trying to shake up the world of pricing once again. The retailer told The Associated Press that it's rolled out an online tool...

Bon-Ton Rolls Out RFID for Extended Inventory

Bon-Ton_logo March 19, 2014

IT investments continue to provide opportunities for sales growth at Bon-Ton Stores. This spring the retailer will introduce its Let Us Find It software...

President's Day Has Better Online Deals Than Black Friday, Report Finds

ecommerce February 17, 2014

Black Friday might be the most hyped (and most frenzied) shopping day of the year, but newly released data suggest discount hunters may well...

Under Armour on Hot Seat for Olympic Speed-Skating Suits

Under Armour logo February 17, 2014

Under Armour is fending off accusations by the U.S. speed-skating team that its new high-tech suits are at fault for the skaters’ disappointing performance...

Don't Become a Flat Squirrel

Joe Palzkill February 17, 2014

We were privileged to hear from two outstanding keynote speakers at Direct Tech's annual user conference last week in sunny, warm Orlando. (Please forgive my...

Amazon to Hire 2,500 New Workers Across US

Amazon logo February 12, 2014 says it's hiring more than 2,500 full-time workers at its order fulfillment centers around the U.S. Amazon plans to announce Wednesday that the jobs...

Home Depot Opens New Fulfillment Center to Support Online Business

Home_Depot_logo2 February 11, 2014

In a bid to get online orders to customers faster, Home Depot on Monday opened a new fulfillment center in Locust Grove, Ga. The 1...

Cloud-Based Inventory Management Solution Allows to Expand Sales Channels

Brandon Levey January 31, 2014

When gymnasts attempt a new tumbling move, having a high-quality mat beneath their feet gives them the confidence to soar higher. So when, a...