In retail, supply chain efficiency is essential. Inventory management, picking, packing and shipping are all time and resource-intensive processes which can have dramatic impact on a business’s bottom line.
The problem is these are complex processes, particularly when it comes to large scale operations covering multiple outlets and territories. The fact they are often dependent on outside forces – suppliers, service providers and even weather – make getting it right even more difficult.
In this article, learn how Big Data driven analytics technology can enable machines to make lots of little savings and efficiencies, which together add up to very large ones. Read the source article at Forbes