Category Archives: Supply Chain

SCA Requirements: What Every Merchant Needs to Know

David DeCorte May 25, 2021 Another year…another delay for the full rollout of Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) requirements. An opinion issued by the European Banking Authority (EBA) back in 2019 originally gave merchants until December 31, 2020, to complete implementation and testing for SCA compliance practices. This deadline was a delay of earlier cut-off points, … Continue reading SCA Requirements: What Every Merchant Needs to Know

Supply Chain and Sales Growth: What the Best Buy Case Teaches About Going Digital

Rocky Osborn March 26, 2021 The pandemic triggered two significant shifts in the retail market. First and foremost, the lockdown caused the closure of physical stores and forced businesses to rethink their business models and strategies. Urged to go online and digital, some players succeeded, others failed. Secondly, technologies have become indispensable. Learning, working, and … Continue reading Supply Chain and Sales Growth: What the Best Buy Case Teaches About Going Digital

When the Supply Chain Is the Pain: The Lessons of Target in Canada

Rocky Osborn March 23, 2021 Meeting customer demands is hard. It gets even harder in terms of shipping. You have most likely heard of the Amazon effect. It’s the company’s approach to e-commerce shipping and logistics when a customer gets everything he or she wants in the shortest time possible. For Amazon Prime, for instance, … Continue reading When the Supply Chain Is the Pain: The Lessons of Target in Canada

Order Fulfillment Process: Strategies and So Much More

Angela Hausman, PhD March 19, 2021 Do you have a company that sells products online? Then, one of the most critical factors you need to succeed is an efficient order fulfillment process that gets products to customers quickly and undamaged. If you sell through a physical store, having the right order fulfillment process still matters … Continue reading Order Fulfillment Process: Strategies and So Much More

4 Tips for Supply Chain Optimization That Grows Your Business

Angela Hausman, PhD February 22, 2021 Supply chain optimization allows you to meet consumer demand, getting products to customers at the right place, right time, and the right price. Supply chain optimization starts with choosing the right partners, whether upstream partners like suppliers or downstream partners like retailers. Building a supply chain is somewhat like … Continue reading 4 Tips for Supply Chain Optimization That Grows Your Business