Two four-letter words starting with 'F' are dominating today's world of order fulfillment.
Those words are "fast" and "free." (Surprised?) Consumers want near instant gratification, and paying for shipping seems like a tall order.
As a result, retailers are getting creative to survive — employing everything from different warehouse designs to subscription boxes to new technologies.
In this spotlight, we take a look at this changing landscape and the trends set to dominate the future of order fulfillment.
Supply chains are being redesigned to fulfill orders faster, and warehouse technology is emerging as a centerpiece. Read More »
Whether using new fulfillment services, new technology or tackling new markets, shippers are all working toward "fast and free." Read More »
At a high level, the two industries have much in common, and retailers can learn from the discipline inherent in the pharmaceutical supply chain. Read More »
With a built-in customer base, traditional retailers don’t start from scratch, but starting a new sales channel requires different ways of thinking. Read More »