May 11, 2021
4 Opportunities to Drive Traffic to Your Website In Lieu of a Marketplace

While many successful brands sell their products via marketplaces like Amazon and Walmart, it's likely they're also working behind the scenes to grow their D2C and branded ecommerce presence.  For many retailers, branded selling...

April 22, 2021
How an OMS Mitigates Cost & Frustration During Distribution Emergencies

A container ship gets stuck in a canal. A global pandemic shuts down “unessential” manufacturing facilities. A hurricane floods a high-volume distribution center.    Distribution and manufacturing emergencies are unavoidable.

March 8, 2021
[Guest Post] Should Retailers Embrace a DTC Model?

  Going direct to consumer is all the rage these days. Yet many consumer goods brands can’t quickly and efficiently adopt a DTC model without first addressing the common challenges many modern companies are facing in the digital age.

February 21, 2021
5 Ways to Create a Customer-Centric Returns Experience

Did you know a whopping 75% of shoppers think returns are the most painful part of buying online? And in today’s world, an outstanding customer experience is expected well beyond your digital and physical storefronts – through the...

February 4, 2021
Trends, Buyer Habits, and Retail Predictions for 2021

    Covering Commerce: A Webcast for Retailers (Ep 2) In this episode we sit down with Alexandra Wood (LiveArea), Craig Dooley (Deck Commerce), and Colin Madden (Feedonomics) to discuss what trends stood out from last year, and what's...

January 21, 2021
How an OMS Optimizes the Returns Process

  We made it through the 2020 holiday shopping season (and 2020 in general). The year was unlike any other and perhaps the most memorable year for retailers. 

November 17, 2020
Should Retailers Use an ERP as an Order Management System (OMS)?

The term order management has become more commonplace for retailers. With the acceleration of direct-to-consumer, many brands are looking for order management options and perhaps consider using their enterprise resource planner (ERP).

October 29, 2020
3 Signs Your Custom Order Management System has Turned into a Franken-System

Your very own internal beast, a custom order management system, is ALIVE. …but is it causing more harm than good?

October 21, 2020
Tips for Successful Order Management During Holiday 2020 [Free Guide]

Prepping for holiday season looks different for retailers this year. COVID accelerated the timeline for digital transformation and emphasized the importance of an omnichannel strategy.

September 23, 2020
The Fundamentals of Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) Retail

The retail industry has always been fascinated by “disruptor” brands. We even integrate their names into our daily conversations: We refer to the “uberization” of crowd-sourced business models.

September 15, 2020
7 Reasons to Work at a Fast-Growing Technology Company

Employees entering the workforce are increasingly choosing growing technology or software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies over larger Fortune 500 companies. Why? Because good things can come in smaller-than-corporate packages.

August 5, 2020
What is an Order Management System (OMS)? What Retailers Need to Know

As buying behaviors continue to shift, the lines between in-store and online shopping have become blurred. Consumers expect to have the same buying experience with your brand—whether they are scrolling on their phone or strolling...

July 1, 2020
Top Ecommerce Challenges (& How to Overcome Them!)

For years, experts predicted ecommerce sales would continue to grow at exponential rates. Younger tech-savvy shoppers (Millennials and Generation Z) have increased buying power and strong influence over household purchases.

May 28, 2020
What We Learned About Retail During a Pandemic [Video]

Covering Commerce: A Webcast for Retailers (Ep 1) In this episode Danielle Savin (Capgemini), Chris Deck (Deck Commerce), and Noah Sange (Capacity LLC) discuss the past, present and future of retail amidst a global pandemic.

August 15, 2017
3 Ways to Compete in the Age of Amazon

As a threat, the massive market share and retail dominance of Amazon.com probably beats the hit Marvel "Avengers: The Age of Ultron" eponymous robotic villain, Ultron. This is the Age of Amazon.