What Makes a Trend… a Trend?

By | March 7th, 2016

Rubik’s Cube.  Leg Warmers.  Juicers.  Boom Boxes.  Atari, Tivo, Game Boys. Chances are good that you bought in to one of the many product trends from the last couple of decades.  After all, whether its fashion, toys, gaming or foods (think “artisanal” cheese), who can resist jumping on a trendy bandwagon?  Admittedly, some trends are […]

2016 Readers’ Choice: Mobility

By | March 7th, 2016

Originally posted in Readers Choice of CGT – A Short List of the Best Technology & Services Providers to the Industry According to Peter Drucker, “Business has only two functions — marketing and innovation.” But with the pace of innovation and technology quickening we might want to think on using a new portmanteau; TECHNOVATION. Technovation […]

Big Data: Nothing without Data Quality Management

By | March 1st, 2016

Anstieg unstrukturierter Daten

Sascha Kasper,  Director Solution Partners & New Businesses at 1WorldSync, writes on Big Data. Sascha attended the congress “Big Data in our everyday  life – How is it used today and in the future?” that took place in Dortmund on February 25th.  Read more in German.

The Omni Channel Challenge – 3 Tips on How your Organization can transition to a full customer shopping experience

By | February 24th, 2016

“Here is a simple but powerful rule: always give people more than what they expect to get.” ~ Nelson Boswell “The customer experience is the next competitive battleground.” ~ Jerry Gregoire “Make your product easier to buy than your competition, or you will find your customers buying from them, not you.” ~ Mark Cuban We […]

Whipped Cream with the certain something

By | February 22nd, 2016

In the current edition of german retail technology magazine, Marina Sennet, Director HazMat Compliance Solutions at 1WorldSync, writes on companies risks of missing a harzardous substances management and how to ensure to annul them. Since 2015 european trade has new regulations to handle chemicals and hazardous substances. As it is extensive and difficult for trading companies […]

Streamlining the Global Healthcare Data Supply Chain to Comply with Safety and Traceability Mandates

By | February 22nd, 2016

Article originally featured in Pharmaceutical Compliance Monitor. The demand for robust product information is pervasive. It touches every industry and comes from multiple facets – end consumers to global governments – and the healthcare industry is no exception. Patients are no longer simply recipients of care, but active participants requiring access to rich product information […]

Top 5 Reasons to attend 1WorldSync 2016 Annual User Group, Americas

By | February 17th, 2016

#RoadtoAUG At 1WorldSync, we are dedicated to providing our community with collaborative platforms for open engagement and industry alignment. Input from the 1WorldSync community drives our efforts to provide collaborative platforms that deliver information and interactions that benefit our customers. The WorldSync 2016 Annual User Group, Americas provides this platform for our customers to engage, […]

Roses are red, violets are blue, I love chocolate but I’m allergic to glu (ten)

By | February 8th, 2016

‘Tis the season. You romantics might know it as Valentine’s Day, but for us chocolate lovers, its chocolate month. It’s everywhere you look. Giant and small, in heart-shaped and square boxes, accompanied by various t-shirt wearing stuffed animals, and in weird and wonderful shapes (I’m looking at you chocolate heart-shaped key). For a chocolate lover […]

Major Release 3 Pre-Production GUDID Testing Transition Plan

By | February 4th, 2016

Good news for 1WorldSync users who are currently sending test data to the FDA’s Pre-Production GUDID! Major Release 3 testing is scheduled to become available on March 7, 2016.

5 Tips for Moving Business Online After the Era of “Black Friday”

By | December 11th, 2015

It’s December 2015 and Black Friday is behind us.  I mean that in a literal sense (2 weeks have now passed) but also in the sense of The End of an Era. Per retail analysis firm Shopper Track, Black Friday 2015 showed a 10.4% drop year-over-year in physical store sales since 2014.  This drop is […]