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    How Tracy Nicole Founder saved 66% in shipping using Verte’s platform [Case Study]

    By Flora Collins What’s Next for Tracy Nicole Tracy is ready to take the world by storm. She hopes to continue expanding globally; already, she has regular clients in Bermuda, South Africa, and Paris. She recently launched her collection at The Four Seasons Hotels, where her transitional, comfortable, yet sexy clothes make it easy for...

    How Prescriptive Analytics Can Improve Your Brand

    This past March, after a container ship became stuck in the Suez Canal, the global supply chain was disrupted for days. Though this incident exposed many problems in our global landscape, flaws in the way supply chains operate were especially apparent. However, utilizing a fully connected supply chain, with predictive analytics, may help companies navigate...

    Blockchain in Retail Solutions

    When several large automakers considered how to confront a looming sustainability problem, they turned to blockchain. Mercedes is working on a pilot blockchain project to track CO2 emissions in the cobalt supply chain, as part of its efforts to create a carbon-neutral passenger car fleet by 2039. Knowledge is power. The ability to provide customers...

    Meet The Fulfillment Company That Actually Works For E-Commerce

    Warehouse management systems (WMS) are an important software solution for any company with fulfillment, inventory management, and shipping needs. That includes both third-party logistics providers involved in warehouse operations and e-commerce shippers. It only makes sense, then, that Warehouse Management Systems would begin moving into the Cloud. Cloud service, the ability to provide access to applications...

    Dropshipping and Scaling Up

    Since the boom of ecommerce sales, more brick and mortar stores are trying to decrease their inventory and improve their bottom line; to do so, many have started dropshipping products to end consumers as an alternative. Dropshipping is a business model that allows entrepreneurs to start an online business and sell products to their buyers...

    How can AI in supply chain help you predict, pivot and improve your bottom line?

    As the e-commerce landscape continues to shift, so will the ways that retailers retain loyal customers. A 2021 survey of chief marketing officers says that 73% are going to focus more on customer retention than acquisition this year. So what innovations will be at the forefront of this change? Experts say artificial intelligence will be key, offering...

    Sustainability in the Supply Chain

    Sustainability isn’t just a buzzword; the retail industry has a significant responsibility to help positively impact the environment. Many retailers are striving to become greener by switching packaging or source materials for their products. But the difficulties of providing a truly sustainable supply chain are paramount and fragmented. For sellers who wish to have a...

    Micro Fulfillment Centers: The Way of The Future

    Micro Fulfillment Centers: The Way of The Future Micro fulfillment centers were always the way of the future; Covid-19 only accelerated the demand. The uptick in ecommerce orders created a drastically over-saturated supply chain and retailers have had to get creative with how they’re fulfilling orders considering the current market. This is where micro-fulfillment centers...

    Cybersecurity & Retail: Keeping Your Customers’ Data Safe

    For small, digitally native businesses, adapting new cybersecurity measures is crucial in the age of new retail. The change to a predominantly ecommerce environment means that brands are even more susceptible to hackers, since retailers are processing and storing even more sensitive data. In an unfortunate statistic, 24% of all 2020 cyber-attacks were targeting retailers. So...

    Multichannel Selling Challenges: Creating a Unified Customer Brand Experience

    In today’s commerce, a brand no longer controls the customer’s experience from start to purchase to delivery. A customer might explore a brand’s products in any number of virtual or physical stores, ultimately purchasing through a different channel altogether. How can a brand create and maintain a consistent experience across all channels and touchpoints? And...

    Verte Warehouse Management System

    Warehouse management. Goods come in; goods go out. Sounds simple. In today’s reality, it is anything but. Consumers and businesses have new and evolving demands. The dynamics of selling, buying and fulfilling continue to morph. For small to medium retailers and brands, keeping pace with e-commerce growth that wasn’t expected until 2025 is daunting. Your...

    Sell Everywhere

    Where are consumers shopping today? The evolution of retail arrives in response to several socio-economic influences, with Covid-19 hindering the in-store experience and technology rapidly improving the consumer experience. Today, brands benefit from knowing where consumers are shopping, how they’re engaging with products across multiple channels, and how to best harness that data to bolster...

    Deep Dive: Unified Commerce for the Channel-Agnostic Consumer

    Waltham, Mass-based 6 River Systems (6RS), a provider of a provider of collaborative warehouse solutions and a subsidiary of multi-channel commerce platform Shopify, said last week it is working with Atlanta-based Project Verte, an e-commerce solution provider focused on helping brands grow and directly engage with customers, to support fulfillment activities at the Project Verte...

    Automation And Answers: FAQ with Project Verte

    With the challenges presented throughout 2020, many eCommerce brands experienced a surge of increased activity. Keeping this in mind (while maintaining our social distance) Project Verte hosted a virtual warehouse tour and Mixology class, with CSCMP and Six Rivers Systems, to answer some of the most common 3PL questions from top eCommerce brands – while...

    What is Unified Commerce and what does it mean to your customer?

    The Consumer in Today’s World The traditional retail model has experienced significant disruption over the last decade. While businesses have been incrementally waking to this reality, Covid-19 forced merchants and brands to make the transition to D2C now rather than later. The pandemic has imparted a significant lesson that in order to gain loyalty and...

    Project Verte heralds deployment of Six River Systems’ fulfillment services at Atlanta-based DC

    Waltham, Mass-based 6 River Systems (6RS), a provider of a provider of collaborative warehouse solutions and a subsidiary of multi-channel commerce platform Shopify, said last week it is working with Atlanta-based Project Verte, an e-commerce solution provider focused on helping brands grow and directly engage with customers, to support fulfillment activities at the Project Verte...

    Project Verte at LTNA Savannah Conference 2020

    Project Verte is heading to Savannah, Georgia for this year’s Logistics and Transportation Association of North America National Conference. This conference allows some of the industry’s heavy-hitters to network, gain education, and discuss some of the pressing issues in the world of logistics. Our own Bob Klunk will be a speaker to discuss E-Commerce and...

    7 Ways E-Commerce Brands Can Prepare For Christmas 2019 Order Peaks

    🎵🎵 It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas // Orders peak and shipping slows // For e-commerce gifts can mean Q4 profits are rising // Wrapped in a fulfillment headache bow 🎵 E-commerce brands can expect a huge rise in orders in advance of the holidays, but customers’ already high shipping expectations rise even...

    Three Easy Ways For Small Brick + Mortar Stores To Tap Into The Power Of Online Sales

    Many small businesses based on brick-and-mortar retail models are fighting tooth and nail to buck the rise of e-commerce. But online shopping’s rise in popularity shows no sign of slowing — online sales have more than doubled in the past few years, while department store sales continue to drop dramatically. That means all retail stores,...

    Is A Subscription Service Right For Your Brand?

    Fifteen years ago, subscriptions were just for newspapers and magazines. Now, the modern household has a subscription for everything under the sun: music, streaming TV, clothing, dinner, underwear, and even cleaning products. Many e-commerce brands are jumping to take advantage of the subscription trend, and it’s no wonder considering the stats: 70% of business leaders...

    4 Companies Pushing The Boundaries Of Blockchain Application

    If you’ve made it to this page, you’re probably well versed in the ways Project Verte is using blockchain to instill trust and transparency into e-commerce. (And if not, treat your eyes to some word candy here!). But, as much as our mothers’ insist otherwise, we’re not special little star bursts. Blockchain first made its mark...

    How To Fix Your Black Friday E-Commerce Disaster Before It Happens

    Running an e-commerce business is kind of like getting stuck in a time warp where everyone celebrates Christmas in July. Getting ready for the cluster-muck that is Black Friday means planning wayyy in advance. What’s that? It’s August and Carol from accounting already switched from strappy sandals to practical1 ½-heeled booties? G-D Carol. Ok, Bring...

    Your Introductory Guide To Digital Traceability & Digital Identity In Retail

    If you work in retail, especially participating in e-commerce, you’ve almost definitely heard the term traceable digital identity in conversations about the near future of your community. But it’s the kind of tech buzzword that’s easy to let float over your head (guilty!) because it’s usually explained in a flood of industry jargon that just serves to...

    Meet The Fulfillment Company That Actually Works For E-Commerce

    You started a brand because you believe in the power of quality products made by passionate people. But as your e-commerce business scales, those inspiring products quickly disappear into blackhole warehouses, reduced to numbers on a spreadsheet and countless man hours spent estimating exactly how much inventory is where.  The average warehouse is 34 years...

    Automated Warehouses Are The Environmentally Sustainable Answer To Fulfillment

    There’s more pressure than ever for businesses to “go green,” especially in e-commerce with the rise of consumer decision-making based on environmental impact. The stats on consumer sustainability expectations speak loudly: 92% of consumers are more likely to trust a brand that supports environmental sustainability, 88% are consistently more loyal to brands with green messaging,...

    Project Verte is Prepared to Immediately Accept Sellers and Brands

    March 19, 2020 (Atlanta, GA)— According to Business Insider, Amazon notified its vendors and sellers on Tuesday, “We are temporarily prioritizing household staples, medical supplies, and other high-demand products coming into our fulfillment centers so that we can more quickly receive, restock, and deliver these products to customers.” This leaves vendors stranded without a solution. Project...

    Why Supply Chain is Better on Blockchain

    Our team built VerteChain from the ground up to support the needs of e-commerce and supply chain businesses. Although applications extend far beyond this industry, here we focus on how VerteChain can simplify interactions and data management along the supply chain. Through blockchain optimization, fully-transparent data management and streamlined control over assets, VerteChain’s platform reels...

    Episode 059: Providing “Satisfillment” to Small Retailers

    Is it fair to say that Project Verte is taking on Amazon but from a social impact perspective?

    Think about Project Verte like a newer, improved version of Amazon, a Fourth Generation, so to speak. Although Amazon’s e-commerce revolution was necessary and impressive, it created a whole new world of chaos in the long run. Before anyone could digest the new world of e-commerce, Amazon’s appetite shifted. At first, Amazon was a platform...

    Businesses Need Better Brands: Brands Need Better Fulfillment

    WWWhat’s the Move? If you’re a retailer who planned on eventually harmonizing your products with the online breadth of goods, this health pandemic is not the nudge you anticipated to get going on a good idea. Rather, it’s been an unavoidable push on businesses and individuals alike, requiring informed navigation and a spirit for working together in local...