Mercado | Mercado x Sourcing Journal Fire Side Chats

Partnership: Eliminating Excess Inventory Through Supply Chain Efficiencies

Partnership | Sourcing Journal Eliminating Excess Inventory Through Supply Chain Efficiencies April 28th, 2021 11 minute watch Featuring: Sydney Badger, Public Habit Co-Founder Rob Garrison, Mercado CEO Edward Hertzman, Sourcing Journal President As fashion emerges from the pandemic, one of the lessons learned is the need for better planning. Dealing with a greater-than-usual glut of unsold inventory during Covid-19 has …

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 …

Mercado | Mercado x Sourcing - The First Mile is the New Final Mile

Partnership: The First Mile is the New Final Mile

Partnership | Sourcing Journal The First Mile is the New Final Mile April 14th, 2021 5 minute read Author: Rob Garrison, Mercado CEO In the past five years, the final mile of the international supply chain has been transformed by technology, and you can now get products delivered to your door the same day. You can read the whole article …

Mercado | Announcement - Mercado & Whitmor Partnership

Announcement: Mercado & Whitmor Partnership

Mercado Announcement Whitmor to evolve its digital supply chain network with leading import management system from Mercado Wednesday 14th April, 2021 DALLAS, TX [April 14, 2021] — Home organization product wholesaler Whitmor has evolved its digital supply chain with the implementation of Mercado Labs. The Whitmor brand has become a household name around the world, renowned for its quality home …

Mercado | Mercado x Sourcing Journal Fire Side Chats

Partnership: Why Fashion’s Order Management Should Take Cues from Fast Food

Partnership | Sourcing Journal Why Fashion’s Order Management Should Take Cues from Fast Food March 12th, 2021 13 minute watch Featuring: Rob Garrison, Mercado CEO John Urban, GT Nexus Founder Edward Hertzman, Sourcing Journal President Speed and quality control are equally crucial for competing in today’s retail environment, since poorly timed product deliveries or production mistakes can create missed opportunities …

Mercado | Video - FreightWaves Global Supply Chain Week

Video: If International Importing was like McDonald’s

Video | FreightWaves Global Supply Chain Week 2021 If international importing was like McDonald’s March 9th, 2021 8 minute watch By Rob Garrison, Mercado CEO Back in February 2021, Mercado Labs was invited to showcase its brand new Import Management System offering at the FreightWaves Global Supply Chain Week event. Check out the video below. You can experience the full …

Mercado | Insights - The Innovator's Dilemma

Insight: The Innovator’s Dilemma

Article | What I learned in Supply Chain The Innovator’s Dilemma March 2nd, 2021 5 minute read By Rob Garrison, Mercado CEO The great Eric Johsnon recently wrote a post about whether any ideas are new & the resulting tension created between startups and incumbents. You can read his full post here → His post got me thinking more broadly …

Mercado | Mercado x Dynamo

Podcast: The First Mile of Logistics

The First Mile of Logistics Dynamo Podcast When: 10th Feb, 2021 Featuring: Rob Garrison, CEO at Mercado Listen here: Re-watch now → Overview: Santosh from Dynamo chats with Rob Garrison, founder and CEO of Mercado Labs about Mercado’s Import Management System (IMS) which connects importers with suppliers, partners, and products, connects product with demand, and connects team members together. Using …

Mercado | Press Release - Mercado 2021: State of the Company Report

Press: Mercado 2021 – State of the Company Report

Mercado Press Release Mercado 2021: State of the Company Report Press Release: Monday 8th February, 2021 DALLAS, TX [February 8, 2021] — Despite the international importing industry remaining in a high state of flux over the last 12 months, revolutionary Import Management System (IMS) provider Mercado Labs, based out of Dallas, TX, saw exponential growth throughout 2020. From new customer …