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  • Report Gauge Your CRM Maturity

    Assessment: The CRM Playbook
    December 10, 2018 | Kate Leggett

    An explosion of channels, new technologies like artificial intelligence, and demanding consumers challenge organizations to reshape the way that they target, acquire, retain, understand, and...

  • Report Case Study: JD.com Delivers Superior CX With Digital Supply Chain And In-House Logistics

    How China's Largest Retailer Wins By Infusing Operations With Emerging Tech
    November 12, 2018 | Riccardo Pasto, Danny Mu

    JD.com, the largest retailer in China, sees investments in logistics and supply chain as key enablers of sustainable customer experience (CX) differentiation in a highly competitive market. This...

  • Report Predictions 2019: Retail

    Global Economics, Regulators, And Brand Strategies Will Shape The Year Ahead For Retailers And Brands

    Digital business professionals, get ready now for a tumultuous 2019. The key: Put digital at the heart of your business strategy to navigate everything from global economic factors to the growth of...

  • Report Now Tech: Digital Supply Chain Control Tower Solutions, Q4 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 14 Control Tower Providers
    October 11, 2018 | George Lawrie

    You can use control towers to orchestrate demand forecasts, open new routes to market, and deliver differentiating customer experiences such as subscription fulfillment. But to access these...

  • Report The Forrester Wave™: Omnichannel Order Management Systems, Q3 2018

    The 10 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    September 24, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    In our 40-criteria evaluation of omnichannel order management system (OMS) providers, we identified the 10 most significant ones — Aptos, Digital River, IBM, Jagged Peak, Kibo, Magento, Manhattan...

  • Report The Forrester Wave™: B2C Commerce Suites, Q3 2018

    The 11 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    September 13, 2018 | Bruce Eppinger, John Bruno

    In our 31-criterion evaluation of B2C commerce suites providers, we identified the 11 most significant ones — commercetools, Digital River, Elastic Path Software, Episerver, IBM, Kibo Commerce,...

  • Report The Forrester Wave™: B2B Commerce Suites, Q3 2018

    The 12 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    September 13, 2018 | John Bruno, Bruce Eppinger

    In our 33-criterion evaluation of B2B Commerce Suites providers, we identified the 12 most significant ones — Apttus, Episerver, Handshake, IBM, Insite Software, Intershop, Magento, Oracle,...

  • Report Check Out The Hidden Powers And Pitfalls Of Top POS Solution Providers

    Ponder Peer Perspectives Before You Choose Your Next POS
    September 11, 2018 | George Lawrie

    Choosing and implementing a POS can be nerve-wracking: Retailers expect point of service (POS) systems to deliver compelling omnichannel customer experiences, on top of optimizing cash management...

  • Report Omnichannel Commerce Metrics That Matter

    Performance Management: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    August 15, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    To achieve key business goals with omnichannel programs, digital strategy professionals need to ensure that they have the right metrics in place. But not all metrics are created equal, and success...

  • Report The Forrester Wave™: Point Of Service, Q3 2018

    The 13 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    July 31, 2018 | George Lawrie

    In our 25-criteria evaluation of point-of-service (POS) applications providers, we identified the 13 most significant ones — Aptos, Cegid, Diebold Nixdorf, Fujitsu, Infor, Manhattan Associates,...

  • Report Envisioning The Future Of Omnichannel Commerce

    Vision: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    July 25, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Omnichannel is not a new concept, but B2C, B2B, and even B2B2C companies still grapple with how to transform from multichannel to omnichannel. Omnichannel capabilities cover four key areas: view of...

  • Report Master Digital Supply Chain For Age Of The Customer Operations Excellence

    Articulate The Vision For Your Digital Supply Chain
    July 9, 2018 | George Lawrie

    Digitally disrupted industries suffer from poor inventory productivity and availability, as well as high supply chain costs. These industries include (but are not limited to) retail and consumer...

  • Report Retailers In Canada Must Stay Focused On Digital To Thrive

    Cross-Touchpoint Measurement, Mobile, And Marketing Will Drive eCommerce Growth
    June 22, 2018 | Lily Varon

    Forrester partnered with the Retail Council of Canada (RCC) to conduct our annual survey of retailers in Canada about their eCommerce business and key initiatives. The survey included insights...

  • Report The Top Retail Technology Investments In 2018

    Retailers Must Distinguish Hot From Hype In Tech Investments
    May 30, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Retailers must forge through the crowded digital landscape to determine which technologies will most effectively meet their customers' unique expectations. For our annual top trends study, we...

  • Report Paving The Path To Omnichannel Commerce

    Road Map: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    May 16, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Digital business professionals have prioritized omnichannel programs for years, but many are unsure of where to start. This report guides digital business pros on how to craft an omnichannel road...

  • Report Now Tech: Omnichannel Order Management Systems, Q2 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 27 Omnichannel OMS Providers
    April 26, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    You can use an omnichannel order management system (OMS) to provide enterprise-level inventory visibility and distributed order management, customer order management, and store fulfillment. But to...

  • Report Now Tech: Integrated Business Planning, Q2 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 15 Integrated Business Planning Providers
    April 13, 2018 | George Lawrie

    Digital businesses can use integrated business planning (IBP) to align strategic, operational, and financial plans to improve business performance, drive superior customer service from the same...

  • Report Retailers Are Starting To Reap The Rewards Of Omnichannel Commerce

    Landscape: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    March 28, 2018 | Michelle Beeson

    Because their customers' expectations are so high, digital business professionals are investing heavily in customer-facing and back-end technology to deliver great experiences. This report analyzes...

  • Report Your Strategic Plan Is The Lynchpin For Omnichannel Success

    Strategic Plan: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    March 9, 2018 | Brendan Witcher, Claudia Tajima

    Organizations today must have a comprehensive strategic plan that aligns their internal teams with a single vision for omnichannel excellence. However, because omnichannel commerce continues to...

  • Report Building The Business Case For Omnichannel Commerce

    Business Case: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    March 5, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Digital retail executives must build effective omnichannel business cases to minimize the risk of launching initiatives that: 1) lack critical internal support; 2) fail to meet customer...

  • Report The Three Rs Of Retail Robotics

    Use Robots To Increase The Human Touch In Retail
    February 20, 2018 | George Lawrie

    There's no lack of examples of robots of humanoid appearance (think the LoweBot) that provide relatively limited service interactions with customers. Behind the scenes, both retailers and consumer...

  • Report Process Makes Perfect: Exceed Customer Expectations With Omnichannel Excellence

    Processes: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    February 6, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Today, it's table stakes for retailers to have functioning omnichannel fulfillment programs. However, many still fail to meet customer expectations in this area, and they also struggle to fully...

  • Report Omnichannel Mastery: Optimize Fulfillment And Engagement

    Continuous Improvement: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    February 5, 2018 | Brendan Witcher

    Omnichannel fulfillment capabilities — the ability to offer the customer cross-channel visibility and ordering options — have become standard offerings for leading retailers. Many started by...

  • Report Masters Of The Top Four Retail Tech Trends

    Leading Retailers Model Innovation With Customer-Focused Tech Investments
    January 18, 2018 | Brendan Witcher, Claudia Tajima

    To survive in today's competitive market, retailers are primarily investing in four key components of commerce tech: personalization, omnichannel, analytics, and digital store capabilities. But...

  • Report Refit Your Applications For Direct-To-Consumer Sales

    Direct Selling Is Here To Stay — But Requires A Fundamental Review Of Your Application Portfolio
    December 13, 2017 | George Lawrie

    The rise of direct-to-consumer (D2C) selling models challenges traditional sources of competitive advantage for consumer-packaged goods (CPG) brands. Key elements of D2C sales — collapsing barriers...

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