Gartner Research

Assortment and Space Optimization Capabilities for Consumer Goods Manufacturing

Published: 24 April 2012

ID: G00228039

Analyst(s): Don Scheibenreif


Assortment and space optimization is a key area for improvement for many consumer goods manufacturers that collaborate with retailers to drive revenue. This research provides an overview of assortment optimization providers to the consumer goods industry.

Table Of Contents


  • What Is Assortment and Space Optimization in Consumer Goods?
  • What Role Does Assortment and Space Optimization Play in Consumer Goods?
  • Opportunities for Development
  • Software Companies Included in This Research
  • Descriptions of Capabilities in Figure 1
  • Key Geographies
    • Aldata
    • DemandTec (IBM)
    • Galleria RTS
    • Henry Rak Consulting Partners (McKinsey & Co.)
    • JDA Software
    • Nexium Customer Solutions
    • SAS
  • Recommendations

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