A look back on NRF 2011!
Another show has come and gone, and so has another year in retail! Despite the slow pace of economic recovery retailers are finally seeing the economy rebound and are approaching 2011 with a positive outlook. Optimism and excitement for the future was felt throughout the show.
Emerging new and exciting technologies were ever present with significant focus on trends that included everything from Mobile, e-Commerce, Order Fulfillment to Social Media.
As online sales grew more than 14% in 2010 store based retailers are making big e-commerce investments as well as incorporating mobile marketing programs into their business plans.
Multidev Technologies exhibited its ChainDrive solution and previewed its newest edition “Order Fulfillment”. Retailers at the show got an exclusive first hand look into how ChainDrive Order Fulfillment allows web-orders to be filled from any location (warehouse, stores, vendors or combination thereof). As shoppers are increasingly purchasing across various channels the importance of synchronizing inventory and order fulfillment is crucial. ChainDrive offers and delivers exactly what retailers are looking for. Our solution is designed to both manage costs and drive top-line growth.
ChainDrive offers a solution that is built by industry professionals. It is a solution that can literally transform and align your business for the future of retailing.
If you missed us at the show give us a call and we’ll be glad to show you how our solution can increase your bottom line!
The National Retail Federation is the world’s largest retail trade association, with membership that comprises all retail formats and channels of distribution including department, specialty, discount, catalog, Internet, independent stores, chain restaurants, drug stores and grocery stores as well as the industry’s key trading partners of retail goods and services. NRF represents an industry with more than 1.6 million U.S. retail companies, more than 25 million employees – about one in five American workers – and 2007 sales of $4.5 trillion. As the industry umbrella group, NRF also represents over 100 state, national and international retail associations.