Loftware Blog / Retail

by Mari Waldron, on January 25, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need for retail organizations to optimize their supply chains and embrace an omnichannel approach. With rising consumer expectations for a seamless shopping experience, traditional …

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Topics:RetailLabelingStandardizationBarcode Labeling

by Pierre Heymann, on February 4, 2020

Traceability around the world can help supply chains improve. Tracing goods through the supply chain has become an important part of logistics today. Whether an organization is bound by strict …

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Topics:CounterfeitingRegulatoryRetailManufacturingLabelingTransportation & LogisticsLogisticsLoftware NewsTrack & TraceabilityStandardizationBarcode LabelingGS1

by Max Manikian, on January 8, 2020

Artwork management software can negate common content management challenges. Projects such as Artwork Management for product packaging can only proceed smoothly when stakeholders have the resources they need to succeed …

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Topics:Consumer ProductsRetailManufacturingLabelingLoftware News

by Justin Ward, on December 23, 2019

New ways of storing assets come with great potential value. One of the most worrisome phrases in packaging artwork management is "Where is that?" When designers, compliance teams and other …

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Topics:Consumer ProductsRetailManufacturingLabelingArtwork ManagementC-Level Issues

by Ashley Tartaglia, on November 5, 2019

Customization and personalization may be the key to increasing products' appeal. There are many ways to customize product artwork and labeling, or to even change the goods themselves to suit …

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Topics:Consumer ProductsRetailLabelingLogisticsBrand IntegrityLabeling Trends

by Nigel Winteringham, on March 18, 2019

Collaboration is essential to get a finished package design done. In today's complex corporate environments, packaging design is most always a collaborative project. Artwork Management tasks are dispersed between many …

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by Max Manikian, on November 29, 2018

What's the benefit of getting a product on the market quickly? Putting products on store shelves quickly - and making timely changes to those items when necessary - has clear …

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Topics:RetailManufacturingArtwork Management

by Max Manikian, on September 17, 2018

In the e-commerce era, branding on shipping labels may be especially important. Retail sales models change constantly, with customers' preferences and access to online shopping methods empowering companies that sell …

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by Danny Lim, on August 27, 2018

In today's supply chain, the more data, the better. Building a better supply chain is all about quickly responding accordingly to recent activity and making optimal decisions. This success is …

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Topics:Supply ChainRetailManufacturingLabeling

by Maureen Perroni, on July 18, 2018

What does a 3PL bring to the logistics table? When your organization is scaling quickly, leading to ever-expanding needs in every corner of the supply chain, you have a choice …

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Topics:Supply ChainRetailManufacturingTransportation & LogisticsLogistics

by Maureen Perroni, on July 10, 2018

What does the retail supply chain of the near future look like? The main goals behind optimized retail haven't changed over the past few decades. Companies are still trying to …

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Topics:Consumer ProductsSupply ChainRetailLabelingTransportation & LogisticsLogistics

by Scott Vigneault, on December 14, 2017

What can make the retail supply chain quick and visible? Companies shipping goods around the world with increasing volume and velocity can only operate at their peak efficiency if they never …

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Topics:Consumer ProductsRegulatoryRetailLabelingLogistics

by Scott Vigneault, on September 18, 2017

Product recalls are a huge challenge in retail. There are many benefits that come with better visibility of retail products as they move into inventory and out to customers. Great …

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Topics:Supply ChainRegulatoryRetailTransportation & Logistics

by Jim Scanio, on September 7, 2017

Food and beverage items have become relevant in e-commerce. In the present age of high-speed shipping and omnipresent e-commerce, all categories of products have entered the international market. This presents …

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Topics:RetailLabelingFood & Beverage

by Maureen Perroni, on August 10, 2017

It's time for logistics companies' annual increase in volume. "Peak season." Those are the words that define the logistics industry today. That part of the calendar when shipping is at …

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Topics:Supply ChainRetailLabelingLogistics