Tags: Retail

SAP evolves digitalisation offer

SAP has announced a new service to help customers transform their businesses. The SAP Model Company services is a pre-packaged service to help companies digitally transform their businesses. The initial solutions are available for ten industries including: core retail, oil and gas, utilities, connected manufacturing; R&D, engineering and sustainability. SAP has promised to deliver more solutions later…

Oracle powers up Oracle NetSuite

Oracle is making good on its promise to invest in NetSuite. We caught up with David Turner, UK Marketing Director for Oracle NetSuite at the Oracle Modern Business experience to discuss the details. Turner also posted a blog to reveal additional background in some of the investments. Zach Nelson steps back Turner confirmed that Jim…

Major retailer to roll out Oracle POS solution

Oracle has announced that McColl’s will replace its POS (Point of Sale) devices across its 1,375 stores. It will use Oracle MICROS Family Workstation 6 tills and Oracle software. The announcement comes 9 years after the company invested at least £8 million in its last POS project where it used MICROS tills and the TOREX…

CEO changes, JDA brings in Girish Rishi

JDA has announced that Girish Rishi will become its new CEO. Baljit Dail will step down from his role as Chairman and CEO with immediate effect. He will remain at JDA to the end of the first quarter 2017. Dail will remain in his role as a senior advisor to New Mountain Capital. Girish Rishi was…

Fashion retailer invests in IFS

IFS has announced that fashion retailer Gina Tricot has upgraded their IFS solution to IFS Applications 9 and added several new modules. Gina Tricot has used IFA Applications for years especially the decision support software the longest. This new project sees the implementation of assortment planning, allocation and replenishment (ASR) to the solution. Benefits of upgrading Gina Tricot…

Oracle moves into Ardene, Sage moving out?

Oracle has announced it has completed the first phase of a project at Ardene, the North American fashion retailer. The project involved the implementation of Oracle Retail Merchandising Operations Management. The deployment will help merchants and planners with promotions planning, merchandising and inventory management across its US and Canadian stores. Sage deployed previously Ardene finished deploying…

NetSuite starts to power up retail

In the first signs of new life under the wing of Oracle, NetSuite has posted a blog written by Ranga Bodla, Head of Industry Marketing. The blog reveals the next NetSuite developments in the retail sector with a focus on apparel, advertising and a new micro vertical campus bookstores. Getting stronger in Apparel NetSuite already has a powerful…

Growing KPI’s with Epicor Eagle N

  Epicor has announced that Growing Wild Garden Supply has selected Epicor Eagle N Series. This is the first serious ERP solution the company has chosen. Impressively, the company has already identified the KPI’s it hopes to achieve using the ERP solution. The challenge Founded in 2009 the garden supply store and nursery operates across two locations within the Shasta-Trinity National…

SAP launches S/4 HANA Retail

SAP has announced S/4 HANA Retail for merchandise management solution. The new solution provides a solution for retailers in the digital economy. It delivers an end to end, omnichannel retail ERP solution. Companies such as Benetton, Wilko, Memebox and Zheijang Red Dragonfly have already deployed the solution. Role based and real time inventory management SAP…

NRF Foundation launches RISE Up to train Retail workforce

The NRF (National Retail Federation) Foundation has announced a new initiative, RISE Up, to train the next generation of retail workers. The NRF has worked with 21 founding members of the initiative to create the training initiative that also delivers credentials upon completion. The scope of the training includes expertise in areas for those working in…