SurfStitch managing director stepping down this week

Inside Retail

Justin Hillberg, managing director of shared services of SurfStitch-owner Alquemie Group, is stepping down from his role leading the surf brand’s restructure at the end of this week. The post SurfStitch managing director stepping down this week appeared first on Inside Retail.

Cartology expands management team

Inside Retail

Woolworths Group’s retail media business, Cartology, has added new members to its management team. Martin Wood, pictured above, has been promoted to head of strategic partnership and Matt Gower has been named as senior manager of research and insights.

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Pladis updates category management platform

Talking Retail

Snacking company Pladis has updated its Better Biscuits online category management platform, in a move designed to help retailers add £21m of biscuits sales. This story continues at Pladis updates category management platform.

Why companies are showing young employees how to manage money

Inside Retail

Managing money is a skill that transcends the boundaries of work and personal – what works well in one area applies equally well to the other. Hence why employers are increasingly looking to teach their staff – particularly younger ones – how to better manage money.

Stress Management

Retailing Insight

The post Stress Management appeared first on Retailing Insight Magazine. A s a business owner, stress is probably the one constant you can count on 24/7.

Ikea buys New Zealand land to expand forest management plan

Inside Retail

Ikea’s parent company Ingka Group has acquired 5,500 hectares of land in the South Island as part of its commitment towards responsible forest management. The post Ikea buys New Zealand land to expand forest management plan appeared first on Inside Retail.

Critizr introduces WhatsApp to Customer Interaction Management Platform

Retail Focus

Critizr, Europe’s customer interaction management specialists, have today (19 th October) announced the launch of WhatsApp within their leading Critizr Connection platform.

5 Ways How To Develop Top Managers In Your Store

Retail Doc

1 store was failing and he felt it was the manager’s fault. Employee Management employee performance managementI was talking to a frustrated CEO last week. Their No.

Managing Crowd Control

Promotion Tech

As the world continues to reopen, we are once again faced with a new challenge — managing crowd control. Restaurants, retail, K-12, college campuses, and sports arenas across the world are looking for a better solution — a capacity management tool.

Coles embraces AI for fresh produce management

Inside Retail

However, Kevin Gunn, Coles’ executive general manager for central operations and transformation, said centralising the supermarket chain’s replenishment model has been on the cards for more than a decade. The post Coles embraces AI for fresh produce management appeared first on Inside Retail.

Coles embraces AI for fresh produce management

Inside Retail

However, Kevin Gunn, Coles’ executive general manager for central operations and transformation, said centralising the supermarket chain’s replenishment model has been on the cards for more than a decade. The post Coles embraces AI for fresh produce management appeared first on Inside Retail.

Catch names new general manager for Marketplace

Inside Retail

has announced the appointment of Steve Traplin as its new general manager for Marketplace. The post Catch names new general manager for Marketplace appeared first on Inside Retail. Australian online retailer Catch.com.au

Three must-have critical skills for retail managers

Inside Retail

Managers have the ability to make or break a team. The global pandemic has meant it’s now more important than ever to invest in your managers, to ensure they’ve got the skills they need to nurture and grow a high-performing team.

Your First Holiday Season as a Retail Manager

Retail Doc

Taking on retail manager responsibilities is a big job any time but especially during the holidays. Management Retail Holiday Sales retail manager responsibilities

Cotton On’s organic label Ceres Life taps new general manager

Inside Retail

Cotton On’s online-only sustainable label Ceres Life, which is focused on utilising organic and reused fabrics in its clothes, has named former group strategy manager Steph Nolan as its general manager.

‘Always thank your team’ — and other management tips from a Toys R Us exec

Inside Retail

If you want to be a good manager, you should always begin with the end in mind and think of the customer at the centre, according to Rohan Cherian, Toys R Us Canada’s associate vice president of e-commerce and consumer technology.

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Kendu Announces New Managing Director

VMS

(PRESS RELEASE) Daniel Cortazar has been appointed managing director of Kendu In-Store Visual Solutions and will oversee all business operations in the US and LATAM. Cortazar previously held the position of regional general manager US & LATAM in Arflu for six years and was based in the US.

Retail Management Tips: 15 Ways to Increase Profit Margins

Retail Doc

KPI retail management MarginLooking for how to grow profit margins in your store?

How merging data analytics and retail management can drive business value

Inside Retail

A lot of category managers tend to think about the range they have, but not the combination of range and store. The post How merging data analytics and retail management can drive business value appeared first on Inside Retail.

How to ensure your order management system is ready for Christmas

Inside Retail

If your Order Management System (OMS) is flexible, you can and probably should make short-term changes to account for your biggest season. Empower store managers to increase or decrease these limits based on daily capacity. The Christmas season can be chaotic.

CBRE Investment Management announces plans for JD Sports flagship at Lions Walk

Retail Times

CBRE Investment Management has announced the signing of sports fashion retailer JD Sports in a new flagship store at Colchester’s premier shopping destination, Lion Walk, set to open this October. Retail News Retailer News CBRE Investment Management JD Sports

SmartWork Media To Manage SHOP! Association

VMS

Association have agreed to a formal management relationship beginning September 1, 2021. Retail has faced both tremendous challenges and an ongoing evolution, and with SmartWork’s management and communications experience, SHOP! The post SmartWork Media To Manage SHOP!

ULTRAFLEX ANNOUNCES NEW MARKETING MANAGER

Ultra Flex

Riverview, FL – Ultraflex Systems, Inc welcomes its new hire, Audrianna Manee, as Marketing Manager. Manee will develop, execute, and oversee overall brand and marketing strategy, develop multi-channel marketing programs, and manage complete marketing ad hoc.

Retail Management Strategy - The Fallacy of Doing More With Less

Retail Doc

ManagementI thought about my mom's baking recently as I heard more predictions of retailers needing to do "more with less." In fact, a Google search resulted in over six million results. More with less.

5 Best Management Practices For A Customer First Focus

Retail Doc

Retail Sales Training Millennial management practices retail apocalypseWhen I was selling cowboy clothes in the Santa Monica Place mall back in 1982, I received a call.

The Iconic names former Nike exec as general manager for Sport

Inside Retail

Lifestyle and fashion retailer The Iconic has hired former Nike executive Andrew Poole to fill its newly created role of general manager for Sport. Prior to this, Poole managed the full P&L for Nike Pacific across merchandise, tech, marketing, supply chain, finance sales and HR.

How I went from marketing manager to CEO in less than five years

Inside Retail

IR: You’ve gone from being a marketing manager to a general manager to a CEO in just a handful of years. The post How I went from marketing manager to CEO in less than five years appeared first on Inside Retail.

Sales Territory Management Plan: Creating a 5 Step Strategy [Video]

RepslyBlog

Most consumer goods companies understand the importance of an effective sales territory management plan - it can prevent territory overlap between field reps, which causes confusion and wastes time. Effective territory management can also save you time and money.

Supplier Relationship Management: 10 Ways to Build Strong Bonds with Vendors

Retail Times

From finding the right vendors to crafting mutually-beneficial agreements with them, the pointers below should give you some ideas that you can apply in your supplier management processes. What is supplier relationship management?

Retail Times puts Tosca managing director under the spotlight

Retail Times

Q&A with Adrian Dale, managing director at reusable packaging and supply chain solutions specialist Tosca. Packaging Services Time Supply chain Sustainability Time Tosca

Nespresso selects Metapack to manage delivery and returns operations

E Delevry

The partnership will see a range of Metapack services implemented across Nespresso markets including Delivery Manager, Delivery Options, Delivery Tracker, Delivery Intelligence and Returns Portal. Coffee brand Nespresso has appointed Metapack to run its global shipping and returns services.

Innovative Property Management Tips, Tricks, and Solutions

Parcel Pending

In today’s competitive market, property managers need to constantly be on the lookout for new ways to both attract new residents and retain their current residents. This is no easy task for multifamily real estate owners and property managers. Why Should Property Managers Innovate?

Ultraflex Announces Andrew Cwalinski as National Sales Manager

Ultra Flex

welcomes back Andrew Cwalinski as National Sales Manager. The post Ultraflex Announces Andrew Cwalinski as National Sales Manager appeared first on Ultraflex Riverview, FL – Ultraflex Systems, Inc.

Meet Helen Beresford Jay, Contra Vision’s Marketing Manager – Design

Contra

I have worked for Contra Vision since 2012 and I am currently the Marketing Manager looking after Brand and Design. The same goes for Trade Shows, often I was mistaken for ‘hired help’ when I was the UK sales manager and visitors would wait to speak to one of male colleagues.

Manager Effectiveness: Leading from Multiple Places at Once

Theatro

A store’s success is ultimately determined by its managers’ effectiveness. When managers lead effectively, team members feel engaged, and they become empowered to deliver service that leads to excellent customer satisfaction.

Money Managing Tips for Small Business Owners

Snap Retail

Here are some tips for small business owners on managing money. Creating an LLC or limited liability company will help you manage your business without fear of being held personally liable for its debts while also providing benefits such as exemption from double taxation.

JW Filshill appoints regional development manager for east of Scotland

Talking Retail

Glasgow-based wholesaler JW Filshill has selected Gary Milligan as regional development manager for Edinburgh, the Lothians and Borders. Filshill, This story continues at JW Filshill appoints regional development manager for east of Scotland.

Ultraflex Promotes Kylie Schleicher to Director of Product Development & Product Management

Ultra Flex

promotes Kylie Schleicher from Marketing Manager to Director of Product Development & Product Management. She will be managing new products, special requests, and Ultraflex’s current product portfolio. During her time as Marketing Manager and Product Manager, Ms.

RIAs 2021 winner: Store Manager of the Year – Independent

Talking Retail

This story continues at RIAs 2021 winner: Store Manager of the Year – Independent. Jeanette Smith, Welcome Ashurst, Hampshire worked extremely hard to keep the store going during the Covid-19 pandemic, which the judges felt typified her commitment to the business and to her team.

5 Ways Poor Logistics Management Can Affect Your Business

RetailMinded

Add to that not being on top of your logistics management, and you can be facing disastrous consequences on the health of your business as a whole. Improving the logistics management process will translate into increased operational productivity and efficiency.

Southern Co-op store manager walks from 17 miles from Fareham to Bosham on litter pick and fundraiser

Retail Times

A store manager has been inspired by his four legged friend to walk more than 17 miles to work whilst picking up litter on the way.

John Lewis invests in extra freight to manage Christmas supply

E Delevry

Like the whole of retail, we are managing global supply chain challenges and labour shortages. The post John Lewis invests in extra freight to manage Christmas supply appeared first on eDelivery.net.

Pandemic prompts re-evaluation of supply chain risk management 

E Delevry

From constraints on raw materials, to labour shortages, to growing cybersecurity threats on distributed networks, pandemic-related challenges have shifted supply chain risk management priorities, according to the 2021 State of Supply Chain Execution report.