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Taking a Lesson from Big-box Retailers: The World's Distribution Pros
The proliferation of “big box” retail outlets across the suburban landscape has been part of the retail environment for more than a decade. As population target

big box retailers and category killers  unfavorable media coverage of big box retailers. d) Warehouse Management Systems Through the use of other technology based tools such as WMS (Warehouse Management Systems) which have enabled retailer’s efficiencies in order fulfillment and replenishment, and in effective use of inventory movement and storage space within the retail location. This results in efficiencies in minimizing order backlogs and developing audit trails in the even of inventory reconciliation to improve loss prevention Read More

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Siebel Enters Smaller Markets in a Big Way
Siebel is making a big push into the mid-market with the introduction of eBusiness 2000 MidMarket Edition. This product promises mid-size businesses a more

big box retailers and category killers  Smaller Markets in a Big Way Siebel Enters Smaller Markets in a Big Way L. Talarico - August 21, 2000 Event Summary Siebel Systems, Inc. develops eBusiness Customer Relationship Management (eCRM) software primarily for companies with over $250 million in sales. Siebel recently released eBusiness 2000 MidMarket Edition, a suite of CRM applications geared for small to mid-size companies. This suite is Siebel's first attempt to compete in the mid-market. Siebel's MidMarket Edition offers these businesses a Read More
Are Retailers Rational Players Stuck in an Irrational Game? Changing the High-stakes Game of Retail Technology
Continuous change in the retail industry is limiting retailers’ ability to plan, forecast, price, and replenish. Thus, many retailers are facing a dilemma: they

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Eliminating Mining Industry Profitability Killers through a Common Decision Environment
Mining corporations and their operating units are under constant pressure to improve financial performance. Efforts to become financially healthy are hampered

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Can You See the Big Picture?
In today’s competitive global environment, with a proliferation of new products, channels, and SKU counts, maintaining inventory levels that synchronize supply

big box retailers and category killers  You See the Big Picture? In today’s competitive global environment, with a proliferation of new products, channels, and SKU counts, maintaining inventory levels that synchronize supply with demand is a complex challenge that carries steep consequences if not handled properly. Transform your planning, execution, and optimization processes into a competitive advantage by leveraging a shared picture of demand across your supply and demand chain. Read More
The Value of Big Data
As the use of big data grows, the need for data management will also grow. Many organizations already struggle to manage existing data. Big data adds complexity

big box retailers and category killers  Value of Big Data As the use of big data grows, the need for data management will also grow. Many organizations already struggle to manage existing data. Big data adds complexity, which will only increase the challenge. This white paper looks at what big data is, the value of big data, and new data management capabilities and processes, required to capture the promised long-term value. Read More
IBM’s Big Data Strategy: Will the “Big Blue” Become the “Big Data” Company?
In a recent analyst briefing with IBM, the software and hardware provider revealed the details of its continued efforts to expand its big “big data” offerings

big box retailers and category killers  Big Data Strategy: Will the “Big Blue” Become the “Big Data” Company? In a recent analyst briefing with IBM , the software and hardware provider revealed the details of its continued efforts to expand its big “big data” offerings. The three major announcements revealed by IBM are key to the company's efforts to consolidate its big data offerings and become the biggest player in the so-called big data space, but having to compete for the “big”gest piece of the pie with other major Read More
Big ERP vs. Tier 2 ERP - Is the Gap in Functionality as Big as it Appears?
Recently, we have witnessed Infor’s aggressive advertising campaign against its bigger rivals that are conjointly called “Big ERP,” where it is blaming them for

big box retailers and category killers  Gap in Functionality as Big as it Appears? Recently, we have witnessed Infor’s aggressive advertising campaign against its bigger rivals that are conjointly called “Big ERP,” where it is blaming them for inflexibility, neglecting customers’ interests, and charging enormous amounts of money for their software and service. As an alternative, Infor and its competitors offer a variety of tier 2 systems that can supposedly satisfy rigorous business’ requirements and, at the same time, are more agile, Read More
Retailers, Consumers, and the Recession: Weathering the Storm
The latest economic crisis has retailers of all sizes closing their doors. On the flip side, consumers are tightening their pocketbooks due to layoffs and lack

big box retailers and category killers  since 2001. While many big businesses have been hit hard, retailers too have felt the effects of the weakened economy. In an attempt to beat the downturn, many have employed a range of strategies to entice their customers. Some have been successful; others have failed. The recession has also had its affect on us as consumers. Our spending habits have changed, and we're becoming increasingly demanding in terms of what goods we purchase, and when and how we purchase them. In the following article, I will Read More
SAP Claims Big Gains In The Low-End Battleground
SAP, traditionally regarded as too cumbersome and costly for small or midsize enterprises, has recently been announcing stellar increases in sales and

big box retailers and category killers  Claims Big Gains In The Low-End Battleground SAP Claims Big Gains In The Low-End Battleground P.J. Jakovljevic - December 18, 2000 Event Summary Business applications leader, SAP AG (NYSE ADR: SAP), traditionally regarded too unwieldy and costly for small or midsize enterprises, has been touting stellar increases in sales and acceptance of its Internet-based flagship product mySAP.com by smaller companies. On November 15, SAP America, Inc., a subsidiary of SAP, announced during an analyst briefing that Read More
Making Big Data Actionable: How Data Visualization and Other Tools Change the Game
To make big data actionable and profitable, firms must find ways to leverage their data. One option is to adopt powerful visualization tools. Through

big box retailers and category killers  Big Data Actionable: How Data Visualization and Other Tools Change the Game To make big data actionable and profitable, firms must find ways to leverage their data. One option is to adopt powerful visualization tools. Through visualization, organizations can find and communicate new insights more easily. Learn how to make big data more actionable by using compelling data visualization tools and techniques. Read More
The Linux Box
The Linux Box is a project management and consulting practice, specializing in open source technology and the Linux platform. The company helps its customers

big box retailers and category killers  Linux Box The Linux Box is a project management and consulting practice, specializing in open source technology and the Linux platform. The company helps its customers assess, select, customize, and deploy best-of-breed open source solutions. The Linux Box concentrates on knowledge transfer and training, applications development and porting, and network support services. The Linux Box was formed in 1999 and is headquartered in Michigan, USA. Read More
Jaspersoft 4 Goes Big Data
On January 11, 2011, Jaspersoft launched a new version of its business intelligence (BI) suite named Jaspersoft 4, and just a couple of weeks later, on January

big box retailers and category killers  4 Goes Big Data On January 11, 2011, Jaspersoft launched a new version of its business intelligence (BI) suite named Jaspersoft 4 , and just a couple of weeks later, on January 25, the open source BI provider launched a new set of software tools that provides support for a wider variety of data sources in the “Big Data” space . This is a clear sign that BI applications will come to address a wider number of data sources and expand the reach as well as the size of the information that BI Read More
Better Inventory Management: Big Challenges, Big Data, Emerging Solutions
Effective inventory control and management is a vital function to help insure the continued success of distribution and manufacturing and companies. Learn about

big box retailers and category killers  Inventory Management: Big Challenges, Big Data, Emerging Solutions Effective inventory control and management is a vital function to help insure the continued success of distribution and manufacturing and companies. Learn about new, flexible, and more refined tools that provide for dynamic optimization of inventories to maximize customer service, throughput, and market share, while decreasing inventory investment and lowering costs. Read More
“Act Vertical” vs. “Go Extinct” Retailers - Part 1
In over a decade of covering the enterprise application space, I’ve repeatedly lauded and advised vertical focus (i.e., someone’s proven expertise in some

big box retailers and category killers  known as the Retail Big Show ) in January in New York City has helped me realize how some innovative retailers have modified the abovementioned evolutionary trend toward more outsourcing and the building of electronically linked virtual enterprises. The event was a bit of a surprise for me due to its (unexpectedly) upbeat vibe and decent attendance (although smaller than previous years). After so much negative news from national and cable TV channels at the time, following on the dismal past holiday Read More
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