Mercado | Insights - Lean, but not by design

Insight: Lean, but not by design

Article | What I learned in Supply Chain Lean, but not by design June 1st, 2021 5 minute read Subscribe for more insights, straight to your inbox Every week, Mercado CEO Rob Garrison pens his latest learnings from the supply chain industry as part of an on-going series. Each article aims to share a little insight into what’s going on …

Mercado | Insights - The dam is breaking

Insight: The dam is breaking

Article | What I learned in Supply Chain The dam is breaking May 25th, 2021 5 minute read Subscribe for more insights, straight to your inbox Every week, Mercado CEO Rob Garrison pens his latest learnings from the supply chain industry as part of an on-going series. Each article aims to share a little insight into what’s going on that …

Mercado | Insights - Is the dam about to break?

Insight: Is the dam about to break?

Article | What I learned in Supply Chain Is the dam about to break? May 17th, 2021 6 minute read By Rob Garrison, Mercado CEO For this week’s “What I Learned in International Supply Chain” post, I’m thinking of questions that are on everyone’s mind: how many more shocks can importers take, and what can they even do about it? …

Mercado | Insights - What is the Zara Gap and why does it matter?

Insight: What is the Zara Gap and why does it matter?

Article | What I learned in Supply Chain What is the Zara Gap and Why Does it Matter? April 27th, 2021 10 minute read By Rob Garrison, Mercado CEO Zara is a global retailer headquartered in Spain. They are famous for their fast fashion — ”fast” because they turn over their store inventory every 2 months. Conversely, a slow fashion retailer …

Mercado | Announcement - Mercado & Whitmor Partnership

Announcement: Mercado & Public Habit Partnership

Mercado Announcement Mercado and Public Habit Partner to Accelerate Direct-to-Consumer Fashion Mission Wednesday 28th April, 2021 Dallas, TX [April 27, 2021] — Mercado is teaming up with sustainable fashion brand Public Habit to revolutionize the way fashion is sourced, produced, and distributed throughout the international supply chain by introducing a groundbreaking 17-day direct-to-consumer model. Overproduction is a huge problem for …