Author: Multidev Technologies

3 Reasons Sporting Goods Retailers Fail

It can be a bit scary to be in sporting goods retail right now. News reports of big sporting goods retail chains closing make a smaller business wonder how they are going to avoid...

Customer Experience Drives Ecommerce

The number of people who are shopping online is growing faster than retailers are keeping up. If you don’t have a way to seamlessly update inventory and purchase details, those online shoppers will shop...

How Effective Are Your Internal Communications?

Communication within an organization is important. As the organization becomes larger and more complicated, the importance of internal communication grows exponentially. Integrated Internal Messaging — or IIM — is the next generation of collaborative...

ChainDrive Fits Footwear Retailers

What’s on the mind of footwear shoppers? They want to find what fits. That means fitting the foot, fitting the budget, fitting the timeline, and fitting the dream of a perfect purchase. Footwear retailers...

The Value of Real-Time in Product Management

Good product management requires knowledge of the location and status of your merchandise. Great product management adds to the essentials of location and status by tracking merchandise in real time. ChainDrive Product Management software...

Troubleshooting Warehouse Problems

This is a good time of year to look at what is happening in your warehouse and troubleshoot before things get worse. Warehouse management sometimes gets so busy dealing with the immediate that the...

Apparel Must Be Priced Right

Apparel retailers know that the price is what most shoppers use as a deciding factor in making a purchase. It isn’t the only factor that consumers use. Quality, fair trade practices, style, etc. are...

Add Social Media To Your Merchandising Analysis

What is the single most important question to ask when making merchandising decisions? Wouldn’t that question be, “what is my customer going to buy?” If your customers are expressing their opinions on social media,...

Operations Management Needs A Stable Base

The nature of retail is changing. Along with added channels to keep track of, many business enterprises are expanding from retail into wholesale and warehouse operations. With all the potential available, operations managers need...

5 Questions You Can Answer At NRF 2018

Are you planning on attending Retail’s Big Show, NRF 2018, this coming January? ChainDrive will be part of Multidev Technologies exhibit in Booth 4075. Not only is it a great reason to visit New...