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NRF 2014 Interviews: SAP

In the second of our exclusive, cross-site vendor interviews from last month’s NRF show in New York City, our Editor talks with the SAP retail team about the paramount importance of the retail experience, and how technology has become a prerequisite for meeting consumer expectations. Ben Hanson: SAP are still one NRF’s biggest advertisers, even neglecting […]

Rootstock’s Garrehy to Discuss “Bringing Manufacturing Business Software (ERP) to the Cloud” at OASIS Summit

Invitation-only event featuring top entrepreneurs and investors, senior level media and technology executives, and leading industry visionaries – March 5-6 in Santa Monica SAN FRANCISCO, CA – February 26, 2014 – Rootstock Software®, the leader in cloud manufacturing and supply chain applications, today announced that Pat Garrehy, founder and CEO of Rootstock Software, will give […]

NRF 2014 Interviews: ecVision

In the first of our exclusive, cross-site vendor interviews from last month’s NRF show in New York City, our Editor talks with Gary Barraco of ecVision about supply chain transparency, sustainability, and the future of collaborative materials management. Ben Hanson: Firstly, how has the show been for you, and do you think the trends you […]

xTuple ERP unveils dedicated Distribution Edition

Open source innovator also expands offerings for manufacturing with wireless barcode scanning for shop floor and warehouse operations NORFOLK, VA – February 18, 2014 – Award-winning xTuple – global leaders in supply chain management software for companies of all sizes – announced the first major product release for the New Year, xTuple 4.3.0. Beginning with […]

NRF 2014 – The WhichPLM Report

Our cross-site coverage of NRF 2014 resumes with the Editor’s annual report on the sights, sounds, trends and hot topics (both PLM and ERP) originating from the 103rd of retail’s “big shows” in New York City. While retail has withered, bloomed, withered and bloomed again in recent years, the sheer scope and bombast of its […]

W+P Solutions shines on EuroShop 2014

Standing out from the crowd is a well-known recipe for success. W+P Solutions has succeeded perfectly to do it with strong industry expertise, combined with the latest technological platform.  The Stuttgart company scored ambitiously with two highlights, exclusively for the fashion industry, on two stands: ERP, PDM/PLM, and RETAIL for the first time fully integrated […]

New kid on the block Kiddicare reinvents the in-store experience with K3 Retail

Kiddicare, the UK’s favourite baby specialist, has worked with K3 to completely transform the way that it’s ten new stores and their existing Peterborough flagship store, look, operate and engage with customers. Part of parent company Morrisons’ aggressive plan for expansion to generate £250 million turnover in the next three years, Kiddicare has further developed […]

Schindler Elevates System Landscape With SAP® Solutions for Responsive Manufacturing

SAP NEWSBYTE – SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced that Schindler has gone live with manufacturing solutions from SAP to streamline the company’s plant operations. A leading global provider of elevators, escalators and related services, Schindler selected the SAP® Manufacturing Execution application to optimize productivity and plant performance, driving closed-loop manufacturing for greater transparency, reliability and global […]