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Attribute-based planning can help strengthen consumer brand loyalty and increase revenue as shoppers are happier, gaining access to the items they want, when and where they shop.  PLUS: Vendor Viewpoint – Interview with Keith Whaley, Vice President of Retail Strategy, Ju


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Using First Insight's consumer-driven predictive analytics, Chico's FAS will be able to more quickly and accurately make design, buying and pricing decisions on the apparel, shoes, accessories and jewelry it offers to its consumers both in stores and online.

The omnichannel fashion retailer is replacing manual spreadsheet-based merchandise planning processes to deliver more customer-centric assortments and maximized profitability.

The allocation portion is projected to be completed by the second half of 2017 and the merchandise planning portion will be completed in late 2017.

How can retailers use consumer information to ensure the right product is in the right place at the right time, but also assure that assortments are tailored for the most profitable and influential customers?

Making the most of space in stores including Journeys and Johnston & Murphy is essential for more accurate inventory planning, adequate service levels and minimum out-of-stocks on the shelves.

The women's fashion brand has a new CFO and a merchandise planning executive.

New retail technologies can help planning and allocation teams stay in synch, giving fashion brands the tools to help transform their performance and deliver truly compelling collections.

For fast-fashion retailer Groupe Dynamite, streamlining supply chain operations has been essential to aggressive global expansion, while Red Wing Shoes is tapping into demand planning and forecasting insights to meet Millennial demand.

Snowstorms, flooding rains, hurricanes and other predictable acts of Mother Nature pose unique challenges for retailers and their CPG suppliers but new, agile and integrated planning systems enable key stakeholders to pre-position inventory in the right locations and then react quickly as storm con

Massive rollouts at J.C. Penney, Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s raise the stakes for other department store chains and specialty retailers too.

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