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SAP Launches Cloudier Version of its Bread-and-Butter Software

SAP Launches Cloudier Version of its Bread-and-Butter Software

The business software giant tries to adapt in a fast changing industry.
SAP Launches Cloudier Version of its Bread-and-Butter Software

SAP Launches Cloudier Version of its Bread-and-Butter Software

The business software giant tries to adapt in a fast changing industry.
The Downside of Popularity: How This Company Dealt With Overnight Success

The Downside of Popularity: How This Company Dealt With Overnight Success

When a menswear rental startup unexpectedly took off and sold out of its entire stock, its founders were forced to tackle a crippling supply-chain issue -- and angry customers.
GE Saved Millions by Using This Data Startup’s Software

GE Saved Millions by Using This Data Startup’s Software

Product procurement data at a company like GE can be messy.
GE Saved Millions by Using This Data Startup’s Software

GE Saved Millions by Using This Data Startup’s Software

Product procurement data at a company like GE can be messy.
How Small Businesses Can Take Advantage of Fall Trends

How Small Businesses Can Take Advantage of Fall Trends

Fall is here, and you know what that means: Pumpkin spice flavors in everything, football on every television, and flannel on every clothing store mannequin. These fall flavors tend to dominate the

GM Opens the Taps After Strike Depletes Chevrolet Equinox Supply

The deal reached with striking autoworkers in Ingersoll, Ontario, last month prevented the supply of hot-selling Chevrolet Equinox crossovers from reaching critical levels, but we now know just how

Busting Myths About Inventory Management Systems

Over 1100 small businesses participated in the 2017 State of Small Business Report. Of those, 43 percent either used manual processes to track inventory or didn’t manage inventory at all. If you are a
“A Festivus for the rest of us”: 23 holiday TV episodes to watch online

“A Festivus for the rest of us”: 23 holiday TV episodes to watch online

It’s December, so it’s time to dust off those Christmas movies, those Christmas movies that aren’t really Christmas movies, or whatever side of that wall you think Die Hard falls on. But what if
“A Festivus for the rest of us”: 23 holiday TV episodes to watch online

“A Festivus for the rest of us”: 23 holiday TV episodes to watch online

It’s December, so it’s time to dust off those Christmas movies, those Christmas movies that aren’t really Christmas movies, or whatever side of that wall you think Die Hard falls on. But what if
O crumb, all ye faithful: 7 global Christmas food traditions Americans should adopt

O crumb, all ye faithful: 7 global Christmas food traditions Americans should adopt

Certain dishes are obligatory on the American Christmas dinner table—ham, mashed potatoes, pie, gingerbread. But why not baby back ribs? Battered shrimp? Why isn’t there Christmas chili mac?

Promise Kept: General Motors Tames Its Wild Inventory Surplus

Swelling to alarming levels roughly a year ago, General Motors’ vehicle inventory was still hovering around recession-era levels in the middle of 2017. In May, GM had a 100-day supply of light trucks
The January Canon: 16 good movies released during Hollywood’s worst dump month

The January Canon: 16 good movies released during Hollywood’s worst dump month

Historically and annually speaking, January is a bad month for Hollywood movies. It’s a “dump month,” that time of year when the major studios offload the projects in which they have no faith.
Do the wrong thing: 90 years, 90 movies that should have been nominated for Best Picture

Do the wrong thing: 90 years, 90 movies that should have been nominated for Best Picture

When Moonlight pulled a big upset and won the Best Picture Oscar a year ago, it felt like a monumental occasion—and not just because of the snafu that resulted in a different film briefly enjoying the
The 25 best set pieces of Steven Spielberg’s career

The 25 best set pieces of Steven Spielberg’s career

Broadly defined, a set piece is a thriller within a film, a self-contained showstopper-slash-showcase whose success depends in large part on a director’s chops. Since the 1970s, Steven Spielberg has

Why 2D Barcodes Are Important To Your Inventory

It seems our world revolves around barcodes. As a customer, barcodes on your groceries get scanned in the checkout aisle. To find out more about a promotion or event, you can effortlessly scan a QR
Solo, a canceled story: 19 TV spin-offs for breakout characters that no one wanted

Solo, a canceled story: 19 TV spin-offs for breakout characters that no one wanted

For all its reputation as the crassly opportunistic refuge of the creatively bankrupt, the spin-off actually holds an esteemed place in TV history. Many shows now considered classics in their own

Don’t Waste Space, Manage Inventory

Whether you are a retailer or a restaurant owner, inventory is the heart of your business. Without sales of the items in your warehouse or stockroom, your business simply can’t make money. If you feel