Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Retail Assortment Management Applications

Published: 28 November 2017

ID: G00317795

Analyst(s): Robert Hetu


This research will assist CIOs and their teams in identifying the best retail assortment management applications to drive customer-centric assortments supporting unified retail commerce.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • 7thonline
    • Analyse2
    • Board International
    • Celect
    • IBM
    • Infor Retail
    • JDA
    • JustEnough
    • Logility
    • o9 Solutions
    • Oracle
    • Periscope By McKinsey
    • Relex Solutions
    • SAP
    • SAS
    • Softvision
    • TXT e-solutions (TXT Retail)
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Analytics — Basic
    • Analytics — Advanced
    • Complete End-to-End Merchandising
    • Simultaneous Channel Planning
    • Store/Channel/Item Management
    • Multilevel Item Management
    • Advanced Item Demand Management
    • Size/Color/Opt/Line/OTB
    • Item Attribute Creation & Mgmt.
    • Graphic Content/Images/Visuals
    • Replenishment & Space Imports
    • Replenishment & Space Exports
    • Flexible Planning Process
    • Flow Plan Creation and Management
    • PO Creation and Management
  • Use Cases
    • Category Management — Grocery and CPG
    • Category Optimization — Grocery and CPG
    • Assortment Planning — General Merchandise
    • Assortment Planning — Fashion
    • Assortment Optimization — Fashion
    • Assortment Planning — Branded Apparel Mfg.
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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