Retail SIG

Wednesday 17th June 2009 at 9:30am - 9:30am

Nr Heathrow,

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This event is kindly sponsored by Winshuttle.

Please note there has been a change to the Agneda.

Louise Stevenson from SAP who willfocus on SAP Promotion Management for Retail - Plan, Create and Execute more profitable Promotions. This will look at SAP Promotion Management for Retail application, those involved with planning, creating, and executing your promotions can collaborate more efficiently and develop more effective and profitable promotions. The software empowers your merchandising managers with better decision-making tools and liberates your advertising staff with improved productivity tools that reduce the promotions timeline.

Craig Dale from the SAP User Group will provide a 2009 Conference update.

Evan Schulz from Winshuttle will present a session on Shuttle your way to success. Under Armour streamlined their seasonal product creation process from 10 days down to 2 reducing manual data entry by 80%. Cutter & Buck streamlined their seasonal material masters creation process from 480 hours down to just 8 hours, a 98% savings of time. This presentation focuses on how retailers can use this application to improve processes around sales, distribution and supply chain resulting in demonstrable efficiency gains and real savings for the business. The presentation will describe and demonstrate how to easily integrate Excel data with SAP solutions and the resulting benefits from such integration.

Alex Price from Motorola will present a session on Motorola Enterprise Mobility Retail Perspective.The global economic crisis has hit Retailers especially hard. Whenconsumer demand is down, the reflexive response is to cut costs by switching off IT projects. However, some analysts warn that this can be a dangerous strategy because scaling back on strategic technology can leave a Retailer less able to compete and less likely to retain customers. Motorola Enterprise Mobility Solutions business provides technology that helps organisations effectively use mobile technology as part of an overall strategy supporting profitable growth, customer loyalty and service. This presentation will cover the following topics: Global retail trends & challenges driving investment in mobility solutions. What analysts say Retailers should be doing during an economic downturn. How can Retailers use technology strategically in their organisations. Customer success examples using Mobility Solutions for Retail: Customer Experience, Staff Productivity, Self Service, Supply Chain/Inventory Management Motorola's vision for the future of technology in Retail.

We hope you are able to join us and look forward to seeing you there.

Event Resources

SAP Promotion Management for Retail - LS SAP (3.33 MB)
Shuttle your way to Success -ES Winshuttle (7.39 MB)

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