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    Report Vendor Landscape: Retail Planning Systems 2017

    August 4, 2017 | George Lawrie

    Digital disruption has forced retailers to address new competitors, newly empowered customers, and an increased range of merchandise. Merchants have reached the limit of retail planning by instinct...

  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

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    Report Building The Business Case For Omnichannel Commerce

    Business Case: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    July 31, 2017 | 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...

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    Report Aligning Emerging Technologies With Retail Operations Priorities

    Use Emerging Technologies To Improve Asset Productivity, Labor Productivity, And Customer Experience
    April 4, 2017 | George Lawrie

    In 2015 Americans returned $260 billion in merchandise to retailers, or 8% of all purchases. In grocery, the opportunity cost of stock-out amounts to 4% of gross revenues. Retailers' heavy...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: B2B Commerce Suites, Q1 2017

    The 11 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    March 24, 2017 | Andy Hoar, Anjali Yakkundi

    In our 35-criteria evaluation of B2B commerce suite providers, we identified the 11 most significant vendors — Apttus, CloudCraze, Episerver, IBM, Insite Software, Intershop, Magento, Oracle...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: B2C Commerce Suites, Q1 2017

    The 13 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    March 24, 2017 | Anjali Yakkundi, Andy Hoar

    In our 29-criteria evaluation of B2C commerce suite providers, we identified the 13 most significant vendors — commercetools, Digital River, Elastic Path, Episerver, IBM, Intershop, Kibo, Magento,...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Configure-Price-Quote Solutions, Q1 2017

    Oracle, Apttus, And CallidusCloud Lead The Pack Of Maturing CPQ Solutions
    February 7, 2017 | John Bruno

    In our 36-criteria evaluation of configure-price-quote (CPQ) providers, we identified the 11 most significant vendors — Apttus, CallidusCloud, Cincom, FPX, IBM, Infor, Model N, Oracle, PROS,...

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    Report Vendor Landscape: Transportation Management Systems

    As A Foundation Of Logistics Excellence, TMSes Help Companies Execute On Their Brand Promise
    January 31, 2017 | Phoenix Zhang

    Companies increasingly view logistics management as critical to maintaining a strategic competitive advantage. Transportation management systems (TMSes) help application development and delivery...

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    Report Omnichannel Requires Scoring A Trifecta With Technology Solutions

    Tools And Technology: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    January 30, 2017 | Brendan Witcher, Claudia Tajima

    In today's "anywhere, anytime" commerce, eBusiness professionals race to fully modernize their commerce systems but are coming to terms with the fact that omnichannel is far more complex than...

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    Report Breakout Vendors: Domain-Specific Insights Service Providers

    From CX To Risk Mitigation To Supply Chain: Context Matters

    Despite the growing interest in all things data and analytics, many firms struggle to benefit from the insights revolution. Frustrated by the challenges of providing functional teams across the...

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    Report Vendor Landscape: Warehouse Management Systems

    New Capabilities Help Companies Deliver
    December 20, 2016 | Phoenix Zhang

    The holidays are upon us, and we are sure to hear statistics of record-breaking online sales. Some may see this as a logistical hurdle, but smart application development and delivery (AD&D)...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Use DevOps And Supply Chain Principles To Automate Application Delivery Governance

    Processes: The Modern Application Delivery Playbook
    November 10, 2016 | Diego Lo Giudice

    Today's application development and delivery (AD&D) leaders need speed and quality at a low cost to create software that competes for customers. Agile and DevOps practices enable companies to...

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    Report Supply Chain KPIs That Support Digital Business

    A Shift In Customers' Expectations Requires A Shift In Metrics
    November 8, 2016 | Phoenix Zhang

    The quality of your customers' experience depends on how quickly you get the right product to them. This task challenges supply chain management, logistics, as well as application development and...

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    Report Retail Moves From Seasonal To Continuous Planning

    To Keep Pace With Changing Customer Expectations, Retailers Must Update Their Planning Strategies
    October 13, 2016 | George Lawrie

    Traditional periodic or seasonal retail planning is under pressure in a world of agile trade, where more physical assets are shared and where third-party logistics or fourth-party logistics...

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    Report Applying Advanced Analytics To Your Supply Chain

    Take Advantage Of The Data, Analytics, And Internet Of Things Revolution To Enhance Processes And Delight Customers
    October 12, 2016 | Phoenix Zhang, Rowan Curran

    Overstock, understock, late shipments, broken equipment, poor-quality goods — the problems of supply chain managers are nearly endless, and they have severe business impact. In a world of...

  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

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    Report Paving The Path To Omnichannel Fulfillment

    Road Map: The Omnichannel Commerce Playbook
    October 4, 2016 | Brendan Witcher

    Omnichannel fulfillment programs have figured prominently on eBusiness priority lists for years, but many are unsure of where to start. This report guides eBusiness professionals on how to craft an...

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    Report Vendor Landscape: Integrated Business Planning

    If You're Relying On Spreadsheets For Forecasting And Planning, It's Time To Evaluate New Options
    September 14, 2016 | Phoenix Zhang

    If your organization's primary supply chain planning tool is a spreadsheet, it's time to take a look at integrated business planning (IBP). You're likely suffering from a syndrome called "death by...

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    Report TechRadar™: Digital Store Operations Technology, Q3 2016

    August 25, 2016 | Lily Varon, Adam Silverman

    eBusiness pros are already reaping value from technologies that improve store operations — unlike customer-experience-focused digital store technologies that are largely still early stage. To help...

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    Report Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization Can Cure Your Complex Inventory Problems

    July 20, 2016 | Phoenix Zhang

    Inventory optimization is the most complex problem in supply chain management; most firms struggle with dramatic swings between overstock and understock. For these companies, setting inventory...

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    Report Vendor Landscape: Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization Applications

    July 19, 2016 | Phoenix Zhang

    Companies across all industries struggle to manage inventories. Multi-echelon inventory optimization (MEIO) applications can effectively improve customer service levels while reducing inventory...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Omnichannel Order Management, Q3 2016

    The Nine OMS Providers That Matter Most For Omnichannel Retail And How They Stack Up
    July 12, 2016 | Brendan Witcher, Adam Silverman

    In Forrester's 40-criteria evaluation of omnichannel order management (OMS) vendors, we identified the nine most significant software providers in the category — Aptos, IBM, Jagged Peak, Kibo,...

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    Report The Path To A New Supply Chain Management Software

    May 10, 2016 | Phoenix Zhang

    As your customers' expectations increase, you must improve the capabilities of your supply chain. Forrester speaks to far too many buyers who are cobbling together outdated technologies and Excel...

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    Report The Top Technologies For Your Business Technology Agenda, 2016

    The Top Business Technologies To Win, Serve, And Retain Customers Along Every Step Of Their Journeys
    May 10, 2016 | Ted Schadler

    Customer-obsessed firms are customer-led and insights-driven. They move fast rather than perfectly, and they are connected to serve increasingly powerful customers. CIOs wield a critical asset: the...

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    Report Vendor Landscape: Retail And CPG Collaboration Platforms

    Collaborate On Insight And Actions For Joint Success
    May 5, 2016 | George Lawrie

    Retailers and consumer brands spend heavily on business-to-business (B2B) messaging to coordinate their efforts to serve markets. But their messaging is often too slow and error-prone to compete...

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    Report Best Practices: Uncover The Full Potential Of B2B Order Management

    April 22, 2016 | Duncan Jones

    B2B order management (B2B OM) platforms link complex portfolios of order capture and execution applications. It's a foundation of digital transformation and B2B eCommerce for federated global...

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    Report Brief: Revive Retail With Demand Management, Sales And Operations Planning

    Reduce The Barriers To Great Customer Experience With Synchronized Operations
    April 22, 2016 | George Lawrie

    Today's retailers carry a more complex range of merchandise. They serve customers through multiple channels, and their suppliers offer more promotions and merchandise, raising the stakes on...

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