The Internet of Things (IoT) is enabling a slew of new business models. However, due to new requirements the traditional monolithic commerce platforms are not the best choice for the IoT-enabled use-cases. Learn why API-first platforms are the way to go for the digital new world.
A weekly roundup or recap on commerce-focused topics and issues. For this week’s Wicked Quick, we caught up with Carla Gonzales, Commerce Business Manager at Wurth Louis and Company.
eProcurement platforms allow businesses to rationalize supply chain and eProcurement processes, providing greater accountability and facilitating collaborative supplier relationships. EProcurement on its own isn’t a complete solution to supply chain cost management, but it is an essential component in creating collaborative supplier relationships, reducing error, and taking control of spending and procurement.
The future has arrived, but how can manufacturers pivot to direct fulfillment? The issue comes down to change management. Manufacturers need to realize that while the old way of selling products has been successful, they will be left in the dust unless they pivot to a new sales model before direct-to-consumer sellers gain a stranglehold on the IoT ordering market.
Former Forrester Analyst, Andy Hoar, has set out on a new venture with his company Paradigm B2B. Now he's about to disrupt the industry again with the release of his new research report. In this short clip, he discusses the report and the surprises he came across conducting this research.
We caught up with former Forrester Analysts and now Founder and CEO of Paradigm B2B, Andy Hoar. He's getting ready to release a disruptive new research report into the market with Paradigm B2B Combine Report and we got the latest scoop.
As distributors and manufacturers of all makes and sizes convened in Chicago for the annual B2B Online conference they were determined to solve for their most pressing challenge - how to transform their organizations for the digital era.
Empowering customer service reps with conversational marketing tools to cross-sell or upsell should inventory be out of stock. The ecommerce chatbot feature also allows customer service reps to engage with more than one customer at time, reducing lag time between serving clients.
Before setting out on this digital transformation journey, let’s go over the challenges the industry currently faces and what to look for in the search for B2B ecommerce technology partners.
There is no hiding from the truth: today’s buyers are demanding contextual and personalized buying experiences, rich with product information, relevant pricing and recommendations, and frictionless fulfillment options.