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Challenging the Competition: Mega-mergers and Supply Chain Technology
In theory, the Kmart-Sears merger could produce a new layer of competition to mega-retailers such as Wal-Mart. However, it needs more than just size to be

kmart strategy  make the Sears and Kmart franchises stronger by accelerating Sears' much needed off-mall growth strategy by using existing, convenient Kmart locations. As a proof of concept for the off-mall model, Sears is experiencing early positive results with three grand store formats. Instead of taking the time-consuming approach to assess a new site location and to build a store, Kmart's current store assets, distribution, and logistics infrastructure allows for a relatively immediate set of options that can be Read More
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Consumers Shop Everywhere: Understanding Multichannel Sales
Multichannel retailers must be able to flawlessly execute a full range of services to engage, transact, and fulfill on Web placed orders. Hence, most successful

kmart strategy  to be merged with Kmart ) did not reportedly sell anything on-line until 1997, with only one product category until 1999, the company's strategy, from the beginning of the Internet revolution, was to at least maintain one face to the customer. It did not want to create a rift between the on-line and the off-line Sears. Sears lets products bought on-line be picked up and returned to its stores; customers can schedule service visits to the stores on-line; and near real-time inventory visibility is Read More
A Drop-ship Enablement Pioneer Leads the Way
By providing a single plug-and-play connection to multiple trading partners, CommerceHub strives to enable basically any retailer to electronically integrate

kmart strategy  division of QVC ), Kmart 's equivalent BlueLight.com initiative, and JC Penney 's Internet division, to name only some. Frank Poore, the company's co-founder, president, and chief executive officer (CEO), had previously developed an intranet for Nike's world finance division in the early 1990s. A few years later, he was working for a video game company, when he had an epiphany: 100 retailers having to connect to 100 suppliers meant 10,000 simultaneous information technology (IT) projects. He then Read More
Yes, We Have No Bananas: Consumer Goods Manufacturers Serve Demanding Customers
Consumer packaged goods manufacturers have to measure the most important metric of all: orders delivered on time, in full. To accomplish this requires

kmart strategy  Examples include Wal-Mart , Kmart , Tesco , Kroger , and so on (see Challenging the Competition: Mega-mergers and Supply Chain Technology ). Because of the tight timescales involved, manufacturers have to interpret forecasts astutely in order to set the production processes in motion, and order entry has to be very closely coupled with forecasting, demand management, and manufacturing planning. In fact, since every major customer may have its own way of managing sales order entry, the supplier's Read More
Merging Disparate IT Systems and Exploiting Multichannels
Astute IT strategies should help any company develop a strong competitive advantage whether it be improved time-to-market, better insights about customers

kmart strategy  will be created when Kmart Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KMRT) and Sears , Roebuck and Co . (NASDAQ:S) complete their merger. Yet, so far, neither merging party has been a dominant force in any retail segment and neither are they known for their respective IT or supply chain management (SCM) proficiency. They have only had sporadic investments in some applications with less than limited success (to put it mildly). An astute IT strategy should help any company develop a strong competitive advantage whether Read More
Empowerment as a Growth Strategy
If there@s one constant in any business today, it@s pressure. And dealing with pressure can lead managers toward the temptation of taking complete control

kmart strategy  as a Growth Strategy If there's one constant in any business today, it's pressure. And dealing with pressure can lead managers toward the temptation of taking complete control. However, this often stifles the one element that enables companies to break away from the pack: employee-driven innovation. Learn why empowering your customer-facing employees is the new path to achieving extraordinary, sustainable results—and find out how to do it. Read More
Understanding Strategy Execution
It’s not enough to develop a strategy for your enterprise; real success comes from effective execution of that strategy. Prioritization, improvement, and

kmart strategy  Strategy Execution It’s not enough to develop a strategy for your enterprise; real success comes from effective execution of that strategy. Prioritization, improvement, and control are the key steps involved in enterprise strategy execution. But before leaping right into deployment, you might need a few more details. Learn how planning your objectives and fixing performance gaps gives you control of improvement gains—now and in the future. Read More
Taking the “Geek” out of Your Web Site Management Strategy
The evolution of interfaces to web content has changed the way companies manage their web sites. On one hand, it's easier than ever to manage digital content

kmart strategy  the “Geek” out of Your Web Site Management Strategy The evolution of interfaces to web content has changed the way companies manage their web sites. On one hand, it's easier than ever to manage digital content. But on the other, with the advent of Web 2.0, there's still a lot you need to know to maximize your web content—and your sales and customer relationships. Learn how software-as-a-service (SaaS) can play an important role in your web content management strategies. Read More
Is Your Customer Strategy Aligned with Customer Experience
As product differentiations blur, companies are increasingly turning to create customer-centric organizational behavior to establish experience-based

kmart strategy  Your Customer Strategy Aligned with Customer Experience As product differentiations blur, companies are increasingly turning to create customer-centric organizational behavior to establish experience-based differentiation (EBD) and remain competitive. This creates unique challenges while implementing a customer relationship management (CRM) strategy in multidepartment organizations with numerous customer touch points. This white paper aims to enable CRM strategy. Read More
NetSuite Two-tier ERP Strategy Kit
If you are a multi-company enterprise, then this Two-tier ERP Strategy Kit will show you how to grow your satellite divisions while cutting costs. Including

kmart strategy  Two-tier ERP Strategy Kit If you are a multi-company enterprise, then this Two-tier ERP Strategy Kit will show you how to grow your satellite divisions while cutting costs. Including analyst research, whitepapers, and real-world case studies, this Kit shows how you can equip your subsidiaries with a more agile, flexible cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) system while maintaining your headquarters on-premise ERP instance of SAP or Oracle. Read More
Epicor's Vision and Strategy for Cloud ERP
I recently had the opportunity, during Epicor’s global customer conference, to talk with Chad Meyer, director of product marketing, and he shared with me some

kmart strategy  s Vision and Strategy for Cloud ERP I recently had the opportunity, during Epicor’s global customer conference, to talk with Chad Meyer, director of product marketing, and he shared with me some of the highlights of Epicor’s vision and strategy for cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP). Epicor has since 2010 offered a scaled-back Epicor Express Edition of the Epicor 9 (Epicor ERP) solution. The express edition is targeted at smaller businesses and delivered as multi-tenant Read More
The Importance of Component Event Management in a PLM Strategy
Component event management promises an answer. Component event management is a methodology to systematically detect and resolve component events in the most

kmart strategy  Importance of Component Event Management in a PLM Strategy The Importance of Component Event Management in a PLM Strategy If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. IHS Acquires PCNAlert . Component Event Management encompasses all of the change management events surrounding components such as parametric changes, physical changes and chemical composition changes. These component changes have a direct impact on metrics such as Read More
RFID Architecture Strategy
Early adopters of radio frequency identification (RFID) are beginning to look at enterprise scale solution design and integration are emerging as key focus

kmart strategy  Architecture Strategy RFID Architecture Strategy If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Consequently, enterprise-scale Solution Design and Integration are emerging as key areas in RFID deployments. To realize the potential of RFID, enterprises must have an RFID Architecture strategy that integrates data from the hardware layer with existing systems. Source : Infosys Technologies Resources Related to RFID Architecture Read More
TDWI Vegas: How to Build an Enterprise Data Strategy
It takes a lot of commitment, preparation, and time to fully embrace a successful enterprise data strategy. Managing data within a corporation has reached an

kmart strategy  Vegas: How to Build an Enterprise Data Strategy It takes a lot of commitment, preparation, and time to fully embrace a successful enterprise data strategy. Managing data within a corporation has reached an all-new level of importance. Data is being collected from extremely diverse sources and fully dissected; as the subject of increasingly complex processes, data quality must be maintained. In addition, data management and manipulation must comply with several types of regulations. Data is now an Read More

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