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Our team of retail experts track the latest industry trends, deliver and analyse key news, and visit retailers and their stores around the world to provide you with commercial insights that will help you build stronger plans and work more effectively day-to-day.
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Use your supply chain to be more efficient, improve capability and grow your company. Supply Chain Analysis gives you the latest insight, case studies and thought leadership on how to build a successful supply chain.
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In this report, we explore how advanced technologies have enabled these warehouses to achieve maximum efficiency and accuracy on a massive scale.
DHL Supply Chain Iberia has successfully completed its first test of autonomous inventory drones in Spain, in partnership with Hardis Group, a company specialised in the development of software and new technologies for the optimisation of the supply chain.
We look at the importance of inventory and how it can, if effectively managed, directly influence business objectives and decisions – from sales to waste, to cash flow and investment.
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This report explores how a VMI (Vendor Managed Inventory) programme can help businesses improve service, operate more efficiently and build collaborative relationships with business partners.
This report focuses on the bullwhip effect, which can be defined as the process by which order fluctuations build up in the supply chain.
We detail the current circumstances and explore actions retailers may consider to mitigate issues and to help maximise availability in the days and weeks to come.