The US speciality fashion retailer, Nordstrom has chosen to use Oracle Retails Planning Application to help maximise sales and improve customer service.
Eurostop, a retail management solutions supplier now has eight retailers live with its systems at the prestigious Westfield White City shopping centre. Retailers at Westfield using Eurostops e rmis retail management system and its e pos till system include established names such as Octopus, Joseph, Firetrap and smaller independents, like Larizia.
The West Edmonton Mall (WEM), in Alberta, Canada, has selected and installed Synergis from provider Genetec for a major access control system upgrade.
White Stuff, the multichannel clothing retailer, has signed a deal with Island Pacific to implement a complete planning solution, to incorporate budgetary, assortment, store and merchandising planning. The contract was signed in mid-July 2009, and roll out is planned for December.
Proof that the recession has hit retailers hard is clear from the list of top 100 companies according to a survey just released by market researcher, Martec International and sponsored by BT Expedite. The IT in Retail report shows that the highest number of companies in seven years has dropped out of the list due to liquidation, including MFI, Woolworths and Zavvi.
Corporate clothing specialist, Sue Stedman Limited, has marked its 20th anniversary with the roll out of an expansion programme, which has seen the business upgrade its warehousing and logistics operations.
Research commissioned by IT systems, services and products company, Fujitsu has revealed that retailers are continuing to tighten their belts in light of the current economic climate, with 95% expecting the recession to last up to another two years.
Staples, the world's largest office products company has selected the Workforce Management solution from RedPrairie Corporation to provide support for labour across Staples' US retail supply chain operations. Nearly 1,500 associates will use the solution in four distribution centres located in California.
Global luxury fashion e-tailer Forzieri has seen a significant sales lift and reduction in production costs and returns following the implementation of Adobe Scene 7's Dynamic Imaging and Visual Configurator technology.
As one of the most instantly recognisable brands on the planet, famed for its funky surf-meets-street' style, Rocket Dog footwear has a huge global following. Now there's nothing to stop customers buying Rocket Dog's fashionable female footwear directly from its new online store, thanks to the secure card payment processing system from CreditCall.
Portaltech, a leading UK e-commerce systems integrator and consultancy, today announced that it has secured the contract to provide the technology platform underpinning the eCommerce business of Bombay Duck (www.bombayduck.co.uk), a rapidly growing SME retailer.Bombay Duck will migrate its existing eCommerce system to the hybris://QuickLive platform, which has been developed by Portaltech on th
Foodservice wholesaler, Cambridge Food Company, is making a significant investment in an 11-user Accord system from supply chain solutions specialist, Business Computer Projects (BCP).