From sustainability and artificial intelligence to automating workflows, doubling down on fit technology and perfecting patterns, this year’s innovative cohort shows that there’s no wrong way to move your business forward and rise above the competition - even as the stakes get higher every day.
Attribute-based planning can help strengthen consumer brand loyalty and increase revenue as shoppers are happier, gaining access to the items they want, when and where they shop.
PLUS: Vendor Viewpoint – Interview with Keith Whaley, Vice President of Retail Strategy, Ju
Using First Insight's consumer-driven predictive analytics, Chico's FAS will be able to more quickly and accurately make design, buying and pricing decisions on the apparel, shoes, accessories and jewelry it offers to its consumers both in stores and online.
For fast-fashion retailer Groupe Dynamite, streamlining supply chain operations has been essential to aggressive global expansion, while Red Wing Shoes is tapping into demand planning and forecasting insights to meet Millennial demand.
Snowstorms, flooding rains, hurricanes and other predictable acts of Mother Nature pose unique challenges for retailers and their CPG suppliers but new, agile and integrated planning systems enable key stakeholders to pre-position inventory in the right locations and then react quickly as storm cond
This special issue is a guide to suppliers of software and related IT solutions to the apparel marketplace, including vendor contact information, operating system requirements and a round-up of functions and services.