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Control Store Budgeting With ChainDrive

News reports of major retailers closing stores can make anybody a little nervous. But those reports make retailers particularly aware of the need to be aware of all that is happening in their industry and...

Retail Analytics or Magical Thinking?

It may seem odd to combine magical thinking and retail analytics but many managers do this without realizing it. It happens when insufficient data and inadequate tools are being used to make business decisions....

ChainDrive Jewelry to unveil new software features and functions at the JCK Show in Las Vegas!

Discover ChainDrive Jewelry at the JCK Show in Las Vegas June 5-8, 2017 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in the Essentials & Tech area! For the second year running, ChainDrive Jewelry Software...

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Maintaining Sports Equipment In Mud Season

It’s springtime. That means warmer weather, outdoor sports, and mud. If last year’s equipment was not stored correctly, it can mean mold and worse. One of the things a sporting goods retailer can provide...

retail planning

Successful Retail Planning Needs 2 Things

ChainDrive’s Planning Open-To-Buy(OTB) provides the tools that retailers have consistently requested in a professional retail management software suite. Because everything is completely integrated to the centralized database, all the information for a comprehensive, accurate...

5 Tools Your Webstore Cannot Do Without

Retailers must be online if today’s customer is to be reached. But merely reaching customers doesn’t automatically mean a sale and one sale doesn’t automatically mean that customer will return to buy again. ChainDrive’s...

Selling Shoes For Feet That Hurt

Shoe retailers are familiar with the shopper who wants shoes for hurting feet. The challenge is found in carrying the right shoes and fitting the customer correctly. An additional challenge is found in having...

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Effective Order Fulfillment Solutions With ChainDrive

One of the challenges that retailers face today is the expectation of customers. Since online shopping has changed the way we buy, retailers have had to change the management tools used to process and...

price management and retail profits

Why Price Management Needs To Be Integrated

The value of a completely integrated retail management system cannot be overstated in today’s multi-channel retail environment. Price Management is one area that perfectly illustrates the need for the consistency, transparency, and efficiency that...

Finally Finding What Fits

Apparel retailers have to provide a variety of styles and sizes for customers who are searching for clothing that fits. People who don’t wear the average size have a difficult time while searching for...