Featured Articles

  1. Carbon Disclosure Project Supply Chain Report 2009
    3/30/2009
    This CDP Supply Chain report looks for the first time at how businesses are responding to the call for action and transparency in managing carbon and climate change in their supply chain. By Redprairie
  2. Ready For The Employee Free-Choice Act?
    3/30/2009
    Ready or not, here comes the Employee Free-Choice Act, a piece of pending legislation that encourages employee union representation and collective bargaining. According to the AFL-CIO, workers are fired in 25 percent of private-sector union-organizing campaigns. The Act attempts to address that issue with provisions to reduce barriers to unionization. While the Congressional legislators tabled the Act in 2007, enactment appears likely in 2009. By Jon Lawrence, VP of Product Marketing, RedPrairie
  3. Guest Column: Ready For The Employee Free-Choice Act?
    3/30/2009
    Ready or not, here comes the Employee Free-Choice Act, a piece of pending legislation that encourages employee union representation and collective bargaining. According to the AFL-CIO, workers are fired in 25 percent of private-sector union-organizing campaigns. The Act attempts to address that issue with provisions to reduce barriers to unionization. While the Congressional legislators tabled the Act in 2007, enactment appears likely in 2009. By Jon Lawrence, VP of Product Marketing, RedPrairie
  4. Optimizing The Labor Supply Chain
    3/12/2009
    Improved workforce management provides one of the most significant opportunities for reducing overall supply chain cost. Results of hundreds of implementations show companies can achieve overall labor savings of up to 30 percent using advanced workforce management solutions. By RedPrairie
  5. Four Ways Direct Communication Can Improve Productivity And Efficiency In Stores
    2/25/2009
    Aaron has been a store manager with a rapidly growing U.S.-based retailer for eight years. He loves his job, the people he works with, and the business he works for – and it shows in the way his establishment looks, operates, and attracts customers. By Noel Goggin, RedPrairie
  6. Guest Column: Four Ways Direct Communication Can Improve Productivity And Efficiency In Stores
    2/25/2009
    Aaron has been a store manager with a rapidly growing U.S.-based retailer for eight years. He loves his job, the people he works with, and the business he works for – and it shows in the way his establishment looks, operates, and attracts customers. By Noel Goggin, RedPrairie
  7. Hannaford Improves Merchandising, Safety, And Performance With Reflexis
    2/3/2009
    Hannaford implemented RetailAction Manager, the closed-loop task management system from Reflexis, to manage tasks and execute retail strategy in all of its supermarkets and pharmacies. By Reflexis Systems, Inc.
  8. Accelerating Out Of Recession
    1/28/2009
    Whether you label it a recession or an economic downturn, the simple fact is the U.S. and world economies are in the worst slump in years. And it is affecting everybody. By RedPrairie
  9. White Paper: Accelerating Out Of Recession
    1/28/2009
    Whether you label it a recession or an economic downturn, the simple fact is the U.S. and world economies are in the worst slump in years. And it is affecting everybody. By RedPrairie
  10. The Storefront-Warehouse Connection
    1/26/2009
    One may not think of the warehouse as a source of inspiration for retail stores, but many stores today operate much slower and less efficiently than their warehouse counterparts. That’s why many retailers now use workforce management strategies that were first battle-tested in their supply chain divisions. By Noel Goggin, RedPrairie