Recently, I had the pleasure to talk about the benefits of advanced planning to one of Openbravo’s long-term customers Halsteds, in Harare, Zimbabwe. The initial purpose was to introduce the Advanced Warehouse Management functionality and also touch upon the other components of the Openbravo Supply Chain Suite , one of
Spain is home to several leading international fashion brands including Zara, Mango, Desigual, and El Corte Inglés, all of which are investing in technologies that are redefining the retail sector today. Leveraging Spain’s economic growth and the dynamism of the fashion sector, Spain’s top fashion retailers are embracing innovation to
On July 1st, India ushered in the “GST era” with a special session of Parliament to launch the Goods and Sales Tax. While the business community has generally been optimistic about the future under GST, there was some trepidation because, even at that late stage it seemed to be a work
By now, most retailers have accepted that e-commerce will be an important source of revenue in the future. Even food retailers, which previously believed online would contribute little to their growth, are starting to change their tune, and fast. For example, Mercadona, one of Spain’s largest grocers, invested €126 million
From quinoa to Korean tacos, restaurant customers are not only getting savvier about the quality and creativity of their food, but also changing the way they view their dining experience. Customers can be engaged in more ways than ever before with online reservations, home delivery platforms, table-side ordering and payments,
There are still almost four months left to the date, but we are pleased to announce that Openbravo will once again be present at the Paris Retail Week, which will be held from September 19 to 21, 2017 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, together with our Gold Partner Phidias.
Stock-outs, overstock and forced mark-downs as result of products nearing their expiry date are not the only sources of losses in retailers’ day-to-day operations. Inaccurate inventory records cause big headaches for employees and can seriously damage the customer experience, causing customers to walk out your store. Complex legacy systems and