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Implementing MIOE Basics — The Key to Aligning Retail Planning and Execution

Published: 17 February 2015

ID: G00274106

Analyst(s): Mike Griswold


Retailers require a strong MIOE foundation to support multichannel planning and execution activities. Drawing on retail MIOE and cross-industry S&OP best practices, this research will provide retail planning and execution leaders with a road map for establishing a successful MIOE process.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • MIOE: The Basic Components
  • MIOE: Building the Right Foundation for Stage 2 Maturity
    • Merchandising Review
    • Demand Review
    • Inventory Plan and Gap Reconciliation
    • Financial Alignment
    • Executive MIOE
  • Conclusion

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