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Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

How COVID-19 Will Impact Softline Retailers

JoAnn Martin
Blue Yonder

Softline retailers have been battling store closures and traffic declines in malls for several years.  They have made moves to shift toward experiential retailers.  They have deployed omni-channel capabilities like buy online pickup in store (BOPIS) and buy online return in store (BORIS) to drive traffic and deliver a seamless experience for customers.  Ultimately, softline retailers were just starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel… until COVID-19 coronavirus arrived.

Though online commerce has been continuing to grow as a percentage to total business, most business is still done in stores.  In light of COVID-19, many chains have opted to close their doors. This is going to have several impacts to these retailers:

  • Order visibility: How are retailers able to pinpoint the status and timing of their orders in their supply chain?
  • Demand projection: On core or fashion basics, how will retailers accura
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'Digitalization and the supply chain: Where are we and what's next?'

The report reveals that new technologies and solutions are developing at a fast-pace and disrupting industries on multiple fronts, with supply chains struggling to keep up. The global survey of nearly 350 supply chain and operations professionals reveals that 95% of respondents are not fully capitalizing on the pote  >>


Events
 
 8 
Jun
2020
Digital Supply Chain Transformation - From Hype to Reality (live streaming available)

In the time characterised by high volatility, complexity and high technology developments, digitalisation of the supply chain is an elusive goal – always on the horizon but slow to actualise. For many traditional industries, digital supply chain transformation is still an unknown part of an overall business in ...

Radisson Blu, Amsterdam (live streaming available)  
 

Job Opportunities
 
Technical Project Buyer a.i.
     
     Noord-Brabant  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Strategic Buyer
     
     Lelystad  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Planner a.i. - Various European Private Label Brands
     
     Tilburg  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Manager - End-to-End - Logistics and mobility sector
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Strategisch inkoper (NPR)
     
     Utrecht  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Program Manager Manufacuring Systems
     
     Best, Noord-Brabant  -  PERM  -  Philips

Teamleider Procurement & Supply Chain - Machinebouwer food industrie
     
     Rotterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Tactical Buyer (Contracting)- Technische MKB speler
     
     Hellevoetsluis  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

a.i. Plant Manager Belgium Kortrijk region
     
     Belgium Kortrijk region  -  PERM  -  Inspired Search

Teamleider Procurement & Supply Chain - Machinebouwer food industrie
     
     Rotterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Head of Procurement Operations
     
     Netherlands  -  PERM  -  1st Executive

Procurement & Contract Manager - leverancier brandbestrijding
     
     Hellevoetsluis  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Market Procurement Manager - Benelux
     
     Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant  -  PERM  -  Philips

Black Belt Consultant
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Inkoopadviseur IT & NPR - Stichting Achmea Rechtsbijstand
     
     Tilburg  -  PERM  -  Michael Page





 
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Last update 2 Apr 2020
Manufacturing output falls amid weak demand conditions
   Source: NEVI Netherlands Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
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Erema: Gaining a competitive edge through preferential exports

Erema, an Austrian manufacturer of recycling systems, uses AEB software to accelerate the proper classification of its components, manage supplier’s declarations, and ensure compliance in its exports. Erema ship...

Rethinking Supply in Food and Beverage

Global pressures on the food and beverage industry will only increase in coming years. More strategic supplier relationships will ensure you are ready for the changes.Amid rapidly transforming supply-and-demand pressures...


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