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5 Consumer Perceptions of the U.S. Trade War with China and Holiday Shopping

Fred Baumann
JDA

If you’ve ever watched a game of ping-pong from the sidelines, you know how dizzying it can be to keep up with the fast-paced changes of the sport. The ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China has been a ping-pong-like match for the ages, sending tariffs flying back and forth.

You may find yourself (and you’re not alone) having a difficult time keeping up with the latest developments: when will tariffs be imposed, on what amount of goods, and how they could impact retail prices. To help shed some light on the situation, you can read our previous blog where we outlined a recent timeline of events and talked about what uncertainty around tariffs means for retailers.

But we also wanted to see it from the consumer’s point of view. That’s why JDA recently surveyed over 1,000 U.S. consumers to gain a deeper unde

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6 ways to know which solutions really predict performance

The testing and assessment industry has aggressively expanded over the last two decades. There are numerous solutions from HR consultants, I/O psychologists, and technology vendors. But, one size does not fit all when it comes to testing and assessment solutions. The difference between various available solutions is  >>


Events
 
28
Oct
2019
Procurecon MRO

The ONLY Event Dedicated to Procurement and Sourcing for the MRO Category   Where Sourcing Innovators Connect and Inspire For too long, MRO has been a fractured category.  Join 150+ practitioners for a collaborative discussion on how to move MRO into the 21st century. ProcureCon MRO will arm pr ...

Westin Buckhead, Atlanta GA  
 
18
Nov
2019
ProcureCon Marketing 2019

The Only Dedicated Marketing Procurement & Sourcing Event In North America.   What Is ProcureCon Marketing? ProcureCon Marketing is the only senior-level event solely dedicated to the unique challenges of the procurement and sourcing of marketing resources. Building upon the successful 17-year h ...

Hyatt Regency Austin, TX  
 
 5 
Dec
2019
Manufacturing Leaders Summit 2019

The Manufacturing Leaders Summit is the premium forum bringing elite buyers and sellers together. As an invitation-only event, taking place behind closed doors, the Summit offers solution providers and manufacturing executives an intimate environment for a focused discussion of key new drivers shaping the manufactur ...

Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, NV  
 
 5 
Dec
2019
Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing & R&D Summit Fall 2019

The Aerospace & Defense Manufacturing & R&D Summit is the premium forum bringing leading manufacturing and engineering executives from global aerospace and defense manufacturers and solution providers together. As an invitation-only event taking place behind closed doors, the Summit offers an intimate en ...

Omni Orlando Resort ChampionsGate, Orlando, FL  
 

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Category Manager - Logistics, Packaging, Services
     
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Integrated Supply Chain - Strategy Lead
     
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Sourcing Manager, Marketing Categories
     
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Technical Manager, Manufacturing (iNeST)
     
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Supply Chain Engineer Amazon, North America
     
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Last update 1 Oct 2019
September PMI rises to five-month high as output growth strengthens
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Retail

The retail sector is always on the move. Whether this involves shopping centres, shops in inner city locations or at airports – trends change very quickly and the goods change just as rapidly too. To keep up with these developments, highly complex and process driven supply chains are needed. With our...


Make the Transition to Inventory Forecasting Software

Maintaining the right amount of inventory is key to keeping up with the ebb and flow of customer orders. But what level is the “right” level? If a company doesn’t have enough product on hand, it may ...


Education
 
21
Oct
2019
APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Boot Camp
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
22
Oct
2019
Lean Warehousing
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
22
Oct
2019
Warehouse / Distribution Center Layout
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
29
Oct
2019
Supply Chain Project Management: Vendor Selection & Management
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
 5 
Nov
2019
Principles of Transportation Management
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus

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Resources
 
Tudor Rose International increases productivity through integrated SCM platform ASSIST4

Tudor Rose International is Europe’s leading export market management company specialising in building brands around the world. In business for nearly 30 years, the innovative company mastered an ambitious IT mo...

Five steps to cost justify a warehouse management system in today's omni-channel world

In the past five years, the rapidly emerging omni-channel marketplace has impacted warehousing operations resulting in a need for systems with increased capabilities and flexibility that are adaptable, configurable, a...


International Agenda