Do Try This At Home: Customer Products Featured At Summer Event

Yes, Try This At Home Here are a few of our customers’ great products that we served at RedTail’s summer cookout last week. Thanks to all of them for making such wonderful food, drink, and shelter! Most were available in our local markets; some we ordered online.  

New and Updated Amazon ASN Related Chargebacks

Here is the full text of Amazon’s chargeback update that was sent to suppliers: Dear Amazon Vendor, Important: Please note that the fee structure for the all ASN-related chargebacks will be changing. These chargebacks will move from a flat fee to a % of COGS. Please see the List of chargebacks help topic in Vendor […]

Connected ERP is the Linchpin of B2B Commerce

A company’s threshold isn’t at the office door anymore, it’s at the path to the ERP system. Mid-sized businesses need ERP to be the repository of accurate information about the whole order-to-cash cycle, including sales orders, inventory, shipments, invoices, and payments. Information must get into and out of ERP and shared with related internal and external […]

FMCG/CPG Consumer Trends for 2015

UK firm Brand Genetics recently published the voting patterns of 10,000 consumers in their 2015 Product Innovation of the Year awards. They reveal 9 big trends shaping the future of Fast Moving Consumer Goods/Consumer Packaged Goods (FMCG/CPG) in this interesting slideshare. The brands are in their UK dress, but themes seem international. What do you think? […]

EDI Connections with ERP Systems

For most companies that use EDI, integrating transaction processing with ERP is the single biggest factor in improving process efficiency. Reaching the desired state of connection means minimizing keystrokes and eliminating redundant effort through electronic, system-to-system updates of information. This article highlights the key areas that will give you the most return from EDI-ERP integration. […]

2014 Retailer Brand Value

Are the Best Retailer Brands the Largest? North America’s best retailer brands were recently ranked by Interbrand according to total brand value. Walmart, well known as the world’s largest retailer, nabbed the top spot. Most surprising was the ninth-ranked company, Coach, whose sales are only 1.2% of Walmart’s and dwarfed by hundreds of other retailers. […]

Nine Reasons Outsourcing is on the Rise

Most businesses today are actively engaged in outsourcing. In fact, offloading of non-core functions is arguably today’s most significant trend in both private and public sectors. Change is being driven by intense, global competition with its constant pressure on finances. Once confined to areas such as legal advice, transportation, and property maintenance, outsourcing now makes […]