Commerce Trends

by Manhattan Associates

What Trends are Driving your Transport Management Solution?

We are constantly told to watch the market and keep ahead of the emerging trends but what exactly are the trends in the world of TMS? What changes are coming and what should you look out for? Consumer shopping habits are shaping the industry more than ever today.  With more of us doing smaller, more […]

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Adapt or Die: The New State of Brick-and-Mortar Retail

There’s been plenty of buzz in the news lately about the changing face of retail and the alleged death of traditional brick-and-mortar shopping. Indeed, it’s inarguable that the retail industry has seen a significant shakeup in recent years ― the rise of digitally-influenced omnichannel shopping and the resulting impact on consumer expectations have changed the […]

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Keeping The Customer Experience Spark Alive

It’s the month of romance and it’s all about love, relationships and showing your other half you care. So why shouldn’t the same apply in the world of retail? Let’s face it, customer experience has been a big buzzword for some time. For many consumers, it can be the difference between saying ‘I do’ to […]

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Have you seen Manhattan Associates’ new branding, Push Possible™?

Have you seen our new branding, Push Possible™? If you were at NRF this year you may have noticed a slightly different looking Manhattan Associates as we recently updated our branding. The new look promotes Push Possible and reflects our relentless commitment to innovation and our expanding suite of business offerings. We also wanted to […]

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Three New Year’s Resolutions Retailers should be making for 2018

Three New Year’s Resolutions Retailers should be making for 2018  With a new year, comes a new outlook on current processes and an opportunity to learn from the successes – and failures – from the previous 12 months. 2017 seemed to be the year of buzzwords in retail with topics like AI reaching their peak […]

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March of the Robots Yet to Gather Pace

The initial take up of warehouse automation has been limited due to nervousness around the changing market and the risks associated with investment. Many retailers have dabbled with put walls, pick to light technology and a more traditional MHE approach but there is still a long way to go in terms of full warehouse automation. […]

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You’re Fired

A recent episode of The Apprentice saw the two teams put on tours of Bruges in Belgium. In true The Apprentice fashion, the episode was high on entertainment, but neither team covered themselves in glory, and the team that lost had higher refunds from their tourists. Allyson Stewart-Allen summed it up concisely in the analysis […]

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Are consumers becoming supply chain experts?

They already are, or at least have been for a while. In my first job as a store assistant I had supply chain information at my fingertips. Admittedly, it wasn’t always perfect for the customer; they might have had to go to another store to collect if we didn’t have the item in stock. But […]

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