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FashionRetail Trends

Why have some retailers performed better than others in rebounding after the collapse in sales experienced during the lockdown at the beginning of their year? Take, for example, Next, the UK-based fashion retailer, whose doom-laden forecasts made during the pandemic have not played out as badly as feared. According to

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Retail Trends

Today we continue with the fourth in our series of five blogposts explaining the main capabilities and benefits of the Openbravo Unified Commerce Hub solution. Today we will focus on the WMS Hub, a component included in the Growth Pack option of the solution.   WHAT IS WMS HUB? Leveraging

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Retail Trends

As retail stores re-open, the need to reassure customers and ensure strict cleanliness and social distancing has driven retailers to rethink the in-store experience, particularly for high-touch categories like fashion and beauty. Boosting omnichannel capabilities helps them serve shoppers who are still wary about spending a lot of time in

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Announcements

After our two previous blogposts presenting the Central Hub and the OMS Hub, today we’ll take a quick look at the Openbravo Cloud, another key component of the Openbravo Unified Commerce Hub, which is a joint solution by Openbravo and Adyen that aims to help retailers accelerate their transformation into

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Retail Trends

Middle Eastern consumers are optimistic about the economic recovery as the quarantines are relaxed in the region, according to the latest consumer sentiment survey published by consulting firm McKinsey. In fact, three quarters of Middle Eastern consumers say their intent to go to malls after the crisis has passed has

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AnnouncementsProduct RoadmapRetail Trends

This blogpost is the second in a series of five offering a more detailed description of the components of the Openbravo Unified Commerce Hub solution. As a joint initiative by Openbravo and Adyen, the Unified Commerce Hub offers retailers comprehensive and pre-configured functionality to accelerate their transformation into real omnichannel

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AnnouncementsProduct RoadmapRetail Trends

A few days ago, Openbravo and Adyen announced the launch of a new joint solution, the Openbravo Unified Commerce Hub, so that retailers can apply omnichannel retail as the best strategy for adapting to the new challenges imposed by COVID-19. Combining key elements of the Openbravo and Adyen platforms, the

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Retail Trends

While eCommerce has become a vital component of omnichannel retail strategy in recent years, no retailer was prepared for a situation where their online channel suddenly changes from being an additional channel to becoming their only sales channel, at least in those countries in which retailers of non-essential items have

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Retail Trends

In an omnichannel world, returns are more complex and if retailers are not careful, the cost of handling returns can quickly erode their profit margins, not to mention customer relationships. Statista estimates return deliveries in the US alone will cost $550 billion by 2020, and that doesn’t include restocking expenses or

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Retail Trends

For many digital native brands, a sharp website was enough to win over loyal customers and stake out their share of the market, but there are good reasons that a significant number of digital natives are also investing in physical locations over the next five years. For digital natives who want

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