Resources

Blog


Part 1: Managing Risk In Your Global Supply Chain - Setting Standards of Vendor Engagement

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a hot topic in the apparel industry right now. With so much competition and uncertainty, the last thing you want to do is risk your brand’s reputation at the hands of your global vendors. In this first installment of a three-part blog series, we will discuss the importance of implementing a CSR program and outline the first step - defining the Code of Conduct, or Standards of Vendor Engagement, that you expect your vendors to adhere to, those guidelines on which each supplier will be evaluated.

CONTINUE READING

New Research Explores The “Zara Gap”

If you regularly follow NGC’s blog or our guest posts on The Sourcing Journal, you’ve heard us discuss what has been christened in the industry as the “Zara Gap.”

CONTINUE READING

Mark Burstein discusses how to break down supply chain silos in Supply & Demand Chain Executive

NGC's own Mark Burstein breaks down a few ways businesses can implement new SCM practices across their enterprise in a Supply & Demand Chain Executive article.

CONTINUE READING

Closing The Zara Gap – The Role of Technology

It is critical to speed up production and eliminate indecisiveness that slows down the fashion supply chain by using technology and achieve greater profits.

CONTINUE READING

Ease Communications and Improve Packing and Shipping Accuracy with NGC’s EZ-Ship

NGC’s EZ-Ship is the best solution and a necessity in today’s omni-channel world to ensure shipments make it from the factory to their destination.

CONTINUE READING

A New Generation of Enterprise Supply Chain Systems Eliminates Operational Silos

A new generation of retail supply chain management systems is helping enterprises break through their organizational barriers and tear down operational silos.

CONTINUE READING

Why Supply Chain Execution is Today’s #1 Priority

A new generation of retail SCM software is helping enterprises break through their organizational barriers and improve supply chain visibility.

CONTINUE READING

To Avoid Large Chargebacks and Penalties, Improve Supply Chain Execution

To learn more about how retail supply chain systems can help improve overall performance, download NGC’s whitepaper: Optimize Lead Time, Maximize Profit.

CONTINUE READING

Part 2: Apparel Software Trends 2016: A Conversation with Mark Burstein and just-style

In this second installment of a two-part blog series, Mark shares his thoughts on the final two topics from just-style.

CONTINUE READING

Part 1: Apparel Software Trends 2016: A Conversation with Mark Burstein and just-style

Mark shares his thoughts on Just-style’s apparel software trends briefing providing a summary of the key challenges and opportunities facing the industry.

CONTINUE READING