Gartner Research

OMI Introduces B2BICEPS for E-Procurement

Published: 18 February 2000

ID: G00190502

Analyst(s): Janet Suleski

Summary

OMI International, Inc. plans to introduce an e-commerce procurement application, B2BICEPS. OMI's current procurement application, BICEPS, supports traditional grocer buying strategies, such as VMI, promotion, turn and investment buying, with service-level forecasting, analytics, and recommended purchase order quantities. BICEPS, however, doesn't take advantage of integrating these buying strategies into trading exchanges.

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