The OrderWise Blog – Tips & Advice

Invaluable advice on the topical issues everyone’s talking about and expert insight into the best business processes.

Amazon Is Set To Account For 1/5th Of Online Spending By 2024 – Here’s How To Get Your Share Too

On the back of a poor May performance for British retailers, the early forecast for June looks promising, with sales being propelled by Father’s Day gifting. However with a new study showing that 45% of surveyed shoppers will turn to Amazon first for their inspiration, it highlights once again retailers’ biggest competition. In this month’s feature, we look at why Amazon continue to dominate and what businesses can do to help emulate their success.

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What Is ERP & How Can It Benefit My Business?

Enterprise Resource Planning Software, or ERP Software as it is better known, is a term that can mean different things to different people. Although the core concept of an integrated end-to-end solution remains constant, there can often be varying interpretations of the definition. Therefore we are breaking through this software jargon to explore the history and benefits of ERP software, and what it can offer your business.

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Consumers Are Spending More In The Warm Weather – Can You Capitalise?

After a turbulent 2018, February saw the unexpected warm weather throw a lifeline to the retail sector, helping it to record its strongest growth in six months. With a scorching Easter Bank Holiday just gone and summer just around the corner, we take a look at how retailers can become customer service champions to help ensure they capitalise on the additional sales potential brought on by the warm weather, both online and in-store.

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The Making Tax Digital Deadline Has Arrived – Here’s What You Need To Know

From next week, Making Tax Digital (MTD) will be in effect, meaning UK businesses will be forced to abandon paper-based accounting for good as they now need to process their VAT returns digitally moving forward. In this guide, we explain why Making Tax Digital has been introduced and offer advice as to what your business needs to do, and when, in order to avoid any penalties.

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