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Gender Pay Equity In Retail: A Long Way To Go
Guest Column | By Natasha Lamb, Arjuna Capital

The Saturday Night Live “Gap Girls” skit spoofing a day in the life of retail workers was right on target then and, unfortunately, remains all too much on point now two decades later. There have been some encouraging signs recently that the retail industry is moving ahead on gender pay equity, but there is still a long way for the sector to go.

A New Methodology To Help Retailers Improve Inventory Decisions
Guest Column | By Amr Farahat, Washington University in St. Louis

With the madness of Black Friday and holiday shopping behind us, retailers are taking stock of inventory. Matching expensive supply to uncertain demand each holiday season — and beyond — remains a central problem they and their suppliers face.

Omni-Channel’s Top 6 Strengths And Weaknesses
Article | By Christine Kern, contributing writer

As customers use more channels with higher expectations, retailers need to invest in better support.

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How Predictive Analytics Are Shaping Your Supply Chain
Q&A | With Greg Holder, Compliance Networks

Greg Holder, CEO and co-founder, Compliance Networks, talks to RetailITInsights.com about predictive analytics’ impact on the retail supply chain, as well as the seven most effective methods for developing and deploying a vendor compliance program.

Evolving Beyond Batch-And-Blast With Increased Personalization
Guest Column | By Susan Wall, Oracle + Bronto

The holiday season may be over, but consumers still have their wish list when it comes to email – and personalization is near the top. Achieving success with email personalization is about more than just including your customers’ names in your subject lines, though.

The Retailer’s Blueprint For Success
E-Book | By NetSuite

Retailers today confront challenges that are unprecedented in other industries. In fact, there’s a case to be made that retailers have experienced more change in the past few years than in the previous 100 years combined. As a result, retailers must adapt to deliver on changing customer expectations. Those who succeed are able to differentiate themselves, while those that fail become irrelevant.

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Article | By Cayan

We’re now past the two-year anniversary of EMV, and there is one clear truth: EMV has significantly cut into card-present fraud. But that doesn’t mean that all fraud is gone yet. And recent trends indicate that one type in particular may be on the rise: friendly fraud.

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