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Zooming into the Clothing Retailer Conundrum


If retailers in the vertical market of fashion apparel do not constantly refresh their presentation and assortment for consumers, they run the risk of being overtaken by their competition, regardless of how competitively they source and deliver.

clothing  into the Clothing Retailer Conundrum While most of the observations made so far throughout this series hold true for multiple retail segments (for more information on the scope of retail management systems in general, please see Retail Systems: A Primer and Retail Market Dynamics for Software Vendors ), the increasingly fickle and demanding customer base of teens (and their paying parents) or yuppies has led to the fashion apparel or garment retail vertical market to become one of the fastest Read More

Case Study: Kathmandu


Outdoor equipment and clothing retailer Kathmandu sought a new enterprise management system to support expansion throughout Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. The new system, with capabilities for point of sale (POS) and inventory management, had to be scalable. Based on a strong customer reference, Kathmandu chose PRONTO-Xi. Find out how PRONTO-Xi has helped improved efficiencies and promotion management.

clothing  Kathmandu Outdoor equipment and clothing retailer Kathmandu sought a new enterprise management system to support expansion throughout Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. The new system, with capabilities for point of sale (POS) and inventory management, had to be scalable. Based on a strong customer reference, Kathmandu chose PRONTO-Xi. Find out how PRONTO-Xi has helped improved efficiencies and promotion management. Read More

Case Study: Kenneth David Apparel Clothing Company Increases Visibility


When the first Kenneth David Apparel store opened in 1992, the company could manage operations with an accounting solution alone. But as new stores opened, the company needed software to scale with growth—not only on the retail side, but design and manufacture too. Its new solution has e-commerce and point-of-sale features, and allows the company more insight for more effective management. Read more about the benefits.

clothing  Study: Kenneth David Apparel Clothing Company Increases Visibility Everest is an award-winning, fully integrated business management solution that enables footwear and apparel businesses to achieve revenue growth, better efficiency and improvedvisibility in all key operational areas. Source : Everest Software Inc. Resources Related to Case Study: Kenneth David Apparel—Clothing Company Increases Visibility : Case Study (Wikipedia) Case Study: Kenneth David Apparel—Clothing Company Increases Read More

Zweave, Inc


Zweave, Inc. is a design automation software company serving the needs of federal and consumer product development organizations. Zweave provides software for managing complex processes in the research and design of clothing and equipment.

clothing  research and design of clothing and equipment. Read More

Italian Men's Clothing Design and Manufacturing Company Selects Microsoft Dynamics AX for Its US Operations


Canali, word-famous Italian men's clothing brand, has selected Microsoft Dynamics AX for its US operations. Business in North America must be going quite well, as the company has decided to implement an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software application that would serve the entire region. All Canali's factories are in Italy (and the fact that it has not moved its manufacturing operations

clothing  Men''s Clothing Design and Manufacturing Company Selects Microsoft Dynamics AX for Its US Operations Canali, word-famous Italian men''s clothing brand, has selected Microsoft Dynamics AX for its US operations. Business in North America must be going quite well, as the company has decided to implement an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software application that would serve the entire region. All Canali''s factories are in Italy (and the fact that it has not moved its manufacturing operations to Read More

Vendor Profile: PTC's Offering for Retail, Footwear, and Apparel


This IDC Vendor Profile focuses on PTC’s FlexPLM product for the retail, footwear, and apparel (RFA) industry—a product that leverages the product lifecycle management (PLM) capabilities of PTC’s Windchill product line. Find out about PTC’s entrance into the RFA market, its acquisition of Aptavis, and its customer collaborations with companies such as Nike, Liz Claiborne, and Nordstrom for continuing product development.

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Rising Elephant Creates Euphoria: India's Growing Markets Are a Boon for SCM Vendors


The nature of the organized retailing market in India may present challenges for software providers, but the opportunity to tap into and benefit from this market's huge (and growing) potential can yield sizable returns for supply chain management software vendors.

clothing  groups, food habits, and clothing needs. In many cases, costs of goods may be low compared to other costs. In these cases, goods can be stored in more quantity at some nodes instead of being transported frequently in smaller quantities. Recommendations for Software Vendors While entering the Indian market presents many challenges for software vendors, prospects for good returns exist in view of the huge growth potential of organized retailing in India. Certainly, early entrants can reap the benefits of Read More

Sales Is from Mars, Marketing Is from Venus


There is a disconnect between marketing and sales. Marketing is focused on the consumer experience while sales is all about the merchandise. Technologies, such as auto identification technologies, radio frequency identification, sensors, and voice activated technologies, may be able to narrow this gap.

clothing  of multiple mark downs. Clothing items are heaped on tables, picked over by retail scavengers, unconcerned about buying last season''s items. The same sales associates who were conspicuous by their absence in the halcyon days of December hover at your elbow, anxious to respond to your every need. So what is the reason for this retail bizarro world? My personal theory is that this is the result of a disconnect between the twin worlds of marketing and sales. The goal of marketing is to create the desire to Read More

Retailers Rethink Strategy, Software Requirements in 2015


Retailers had a difficult time in 2014, with many shops closing up for good. Retailers have had to rethink their strategies in light of foreign competitors with better price-points and, more importantly, an omnichannel presence. Find out about retailers' technological strategies and the trends to expect in 2015.

clothing  the proverbial sun (including clothing), it’s no wonder the retail industry has been turned on its head. A Look Back at Retailers’ 2014 Strategies To better understand what retailers were thinking at the beginning of 2014, we looked at the 11th Annual RIS/IHL Store Systems Study —Retail Info Systems’ first retail technology study of 2014. As it turns out, retailers were quite hopeful for a happy and prosperous New Year. In fact, the study states that “retailers were making plans to invest more Read More

I Know What You Did Last Week - But I'll Never Tell


Internet advertising is under attack from privacy advocates and private citizens as DoubleClick reveals that it can correlate surfing behavior with individual identities. DoubleClick points out that this is only possible when the personal identification is provided voluntarily. Opponents question whether the average surfer understands the implications of providing information.

clothing  for drugstore sites, high-end clothing, and possibly retirement communities. You''ll see fewer ads for hip-hop CD''s and fewer offers for trips to Daytona Beach during Spring break. Some privacy advocates saw even this much data collection as cause for concern. The advertising industry suggests that it benefits those consumers who are interested in viewing ads, since they will see more ads of value to them. As the debate continued, advertising agencies competed to develop technology for gleaning more Read More

Lifting a Veil of Mystery Off Jesta I.S.


Even after nearly 15 years as an enterprise analyst, I still find myself coming across a vendor that has been around for more than 40 years but one that I am not familiar with. One such example is Montreal, Canada-based Jesta I.S., a vendor that delivers integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP) and supply chain management (SCM) solutions to manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, and

clothing  Cole Haan , Haggar Clothing Co. , Cavender’s Boot City , DSW Inc. , A|wear , Lotus Supercenter , Fanvision , Jones Apparel Group, Inc. , Liz Claiborne Inc. , Guess , and many more. Jesta’s History Perhaps the reason for Jesta’s lower brand recognition, in addition to its relatively smaller size, is due to having been acquired twice over the last decade and a half. The company was founded in 1968 as Richter Systems . Richter was then acquired by a private equity firm, General Atlantic Partners ( Read More

How to Solve Your Warehouse Woes


Today’s manufacturers and distributors are under immense pressure to ensure their warehouse and supply chain activities are continually operating at peak performance. But before any improvements can be made, they must first develop a warehouse management improvement strategy.

clothing  for a large Canadian clothing retail chain. A proficient writer of articles, online content, guides, and manuals, Fox has extensive expertise in the areas of retail, manufacturing, compliance, and technology. She also has in-depth management experience with various enterprise segments, including payroll, human resources, loss prevention, logistics, and compliance. Read More

The Anatomy of Retail Sourcing Processes


The most successful retailers are those that continually focus on driving the very best performance from each of their suppliers, and that work collaboratively to improve performance in areas such as on-time delivery, product quality, and regulatory compliance.

clothing  line of moderately priced clothing and accessories. Its stores are thus designed to reflect the tastes and “culture” of these young shoppers, and the retailer''s buyers order products at quarterly shows from a variety of vendors. The problem here is that the retailer is always chasing changing fashion trends. The retailer''s stock must reflect the very latest fashions, since its target market is likely to be aware of and seek out these fashion trends. For example, if the shopper sees a particular T-shir Read More