At first glance, human resources doesn’t seem like an area where innovative tech like artificial intelligence and machine learning would be front and center—but today’s leading retailers know that investments in workforce management solutions that take advantage of these technologies…
Together, Infor Retail and DSW will deliver transformative back-office capability and develop true Converged Commerce for modern retailing. The partnership will allow Infor to further progress its revolutionary CloudSuite Retail solution, and DSW to better serve its customers—empowering them to control their shopping experience with a new, modern suite of enterprise applications delivered in the cloud and designed for today’s retail landscape.
Meeting customer expectations for a seamless shopping experience is paramount for success.
—Ashlee Aldridge, CIO, DSW Inc.
Imagine a single, holistic, and fully integrated system that covers—and connects—every facet of your business. Predictive analytics and smart data to improve business processes. Beautiful, intuitive designs to enhance user engagement. Delivery in the cloud so it’s easier to deploy, integrate, and update. A unifying omnichannel experience that’s mobile, social—and millennial.
That’s what we’re building. Yet we’re smart enough to know we can’t do it alone. We’re partnering with savvy retailers to make not just the best retail system ever created, but one that’s grounded in the reality of today’s business environment and ready to adapt to meet tomorrow’s challenges.
Retail will never be the same.
Infor has acquired Starmount—an innovative retail software company out of Austin, Texas—to accelerate the release of Infor’s Converged Commerce Solution, which will provide retailers a single selling platform across channels.
Infor CloudSuite™ Retail is now enhanced with modern Demand Management, Merchandising, Supply Chain, and Commerce solutions—all backed by an enterprise-class information hub that provides all the data, integration, and process orchestration needed to deliver true omni-channel customer engagement through:
- User-centered design
- Native mobility
- The elasticity and simplicity of cloud computing
- Modern omni-channel architecture
- Support of every in-store interaction
To kick off its retail reinvention, Infor is partnering with Whole Foods Market—one of the biggest and most successful retailers in the industry today. In collaborating with Whole Foods, we’re developing a brand new platform that will support their needs across the supply chain, leveraging science, design, and retail expertise to develop software at the Whole Foods scale.
Fashion, Apparel, and Accessories
From tailored suits and t-shirts to undergarments and outerwear, fashion retailers need to manage both style and non-style items with attributes including style, color, size, and fit. Infor Retail gives the fashion industry the tools they need to manage their value chains.
Grocery, Food, and Beverage
Between optimizing shelf space, keeping up with consumer tastes, managing margins, and optimizing staffing levels, the Food and Beverage industry is stacked with complex needs. Infor Retail helps grocery retailers manage important processes and decisions throughout the supply chain.
Department Stores and Home Goods
For department stores and home goods retailers, providing the highest level of service is key to store and brand success. With the help of Infor Talent Science, Infor Retail helps department stores consistently meet product demand while delivering an attractive consumer experience.
Infor builds beautiful business applications with last mile functionality and scientific insights for select industries delivered as a cloud service.
We’re thrilled to take this journey—but we’d be even more stoked if you’d join us. Stay in the loop with our take on retail technology, project progress and the fun and insights we have along the way.