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Take Control of Your eCommerce Inventory with the Right System

eCommerce inventory management is the foundation for a successful online business. Of course, generating online sales is the key to initially securing customers and gaining part of the available market, but if you’re unable to fulfil those orders, these[...]
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eCommerce Inventory Management – B2B vs. B2C

For B2B companies looking to sell B2C through eCommerce channels, it’s not as simple as just setting up another consumer-facing website. Instead, changes to warehouse set-up, inventory management, back-end software and fulfilment processes all need to b[...]
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The Importance of Inventory Management and eCommerce in 2017

In the world of eCommerce today, customers expect the process of buying online to be as seamless – if not more – than purchasing the same item in a store. Online sales in 2017 as a percentage of total retail sales continues to increase over la[...]
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eCommerce Integration with Inventory & Accounting ERP Software

As eCommerce continues to grow in popularity, online storefronts are now relevant beyond just the large retail companies, and in some industries necessary to remain competitive.  Many companies engaged in industries that historically stayed away from [...]
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Understanding the Challenges of Credit Card Processing

Guest Post by Robert Hyman of HiTech Merchants E-commerce and the trend to replace paper checks with electronic payments is quickly driving credit card acceptance to the forefront of B2B commerce.  As such, there are a number of challenges that mu[...]

The Importance of Inventory Management Software for Companies that Drop Ship

Traditional distribution processes usually include product moving from a manufacturer, to a wholesaler or distributor, to a retailer, and finally to an end consumer. Sometimes, manufacturers, wholesalers or distributors will also be certified to drop ship[...]
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3 Things I Learnt About eCommerce at IRCE

By Samantha Hornby A couple of weeks ago we attended IRCE 2014 – the world’s largest eCommerce conference and exhibition in Chicago, IL.  This year’s show celebrated the 10th Anniversary of IRCE and showcased more than 600 solutions providers[...]
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eCommerce Integration Software – Why You’re Too Late for the Holiday Season

With the holidays just around the corner, retail stores are ramping up to prepare for the busy gift-giving season.  But it’s no longer just the bricks-and-mortar stores that need to prepare for the holidays– according to a study released by Shop.org, o[...]
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Common eCommerce Integration Mistakes

Guest post by Samantha Hornby My colleague, David Silva, and I recently presented at Demac Media’s eCommerce Meetup to discuss common eCommerce integration mistakes.  Although Dave and I only presented on the most common mistakes that we see when[...]
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The North American Apparel Industry | Apparel Inventory Software

Guest blog post by Samantha Hornby. The following is a transcription of the above infographic discussing the North American apparel industry, statistics on apparel ecommerce and what apparel inventory software is all about. The global textiles[...]