Omnichannel Forum 03/07/2017

Hall 6 / Stand I09

Foto: Joubin Rahimi

Moderation: Joubin Rahimi, Managing Partner/BLUETRADE




11:00-11:30 am

Omnichannel solution by WMF and Wirecard at the POS

As one of the premium suppliers in their industry, WMF has a very broad product portfolio. Hence not all products will be available in each of the outlets. So access to the total product range in each of the retail locations was one of the challenges WMF was facing.

Hendrik Koepff, WMF Group GmbH / Niels Peuker, Wirecard AG

Photo: Niels Peuker

11:30-12:00 am

Developing and executing a transformation strategy in the new omni-channel world

A newly released Unified Commerce Landscape Report from NCR and IHL Group outlines the unified commerce index, which provides insights into the technologies that are driving sales for retail winners. Find out how winning retailers are transforming their businesses by deploying the foundations of unified commerce, improving the customer experience at store level and creating personalized and seamless shopping experiences.

Bob Feher, NCR

Photo: Bob Feher

12:00-12:30 pm

IoT & Advanced Analytics for Driving Operational Efficiency at Mars Drinks

This session will explore how Advanced Analytics in combination with real time data delivered through sensors can enable Retail and Consumer companies to better predict demand. We will specifically dive into how Mars Drinks (part of Mars CG) built a solution to connect vending machines to the cloud, creating an innovative way to use data to improve distribution, optimize delivery routes and boost profitability.

ShiSh Shridhar, Microsoft Corporation / Greg Gomez, Neal Analytics

Photo: ShiSh Shridhar and Greg Gomez

12:30-1:00 pm

Virtual Help Instore - Popken Fashion Group uses Mobile Sales Assistant Futura4SalesAssistant

Egbert Renken, Popken Fashion Group

Photo: Egbert Renken

2:00-2:30 pm

Changing the economics of retailing with machine learning

CONTROL, ENHANCE, DELIVER - Machine Learning is the core of next generation of Retail applications. With Machine Learning, retailers have achieved double-digit benefits by using a more advanced approach to Demand Forecasting, Replenishment and Price Optimization. Measure to manage - The retailers that have and will succeed have aligned brand promise, customer experience and profitability in every interaction.

Michael Klausmeyer, Blue Yonder GmbH

Photo: Michael Klausmeyer

2:30-3:00 pm

Rethinking the role of the hypermarket in delivering a compelling shopper experience

Leading Italian retailer Finiper, which operates the Iper La Grande hypermarket format, recently launched a new concept food store in Milan. In this presentation delegates will learn why Finiper took this approach and the future it now sees for its hypermarkets, and why blending shopper experience with classical grocery shopping is creating a new sense of loyalty with its customers.

Udo Preuss, Symphony EYC

Photo: Udo Preuss

3:00-3:30 pm

Smart and Future-Proof IT Infrastructure for Retail

This session will demonstrate how one of the biggest department stores in Europe leveraged Cisco Meraki cloud-managed IT to deploy a smart corporate and guest WiFi solution, building a future-proof IT infrastructure that goes beyond a traditional architecture. It will also address what additional services for retailers can be provided beyond pure WiFi access.

Christian Goldberg, Cisco Meraki

Photo: Achim Brand

3:30-4:00 pm

Staying Relevant in the Digital Age: Beyond "Omni-channel"

What’s the latest with “omni-channel”? Gain insights into the future of stores and consumer trends with emphasis on how stores stay relevant given the explosion of digital and e-commerce.

4:00-4:30 pm

Fall in love with omni-channel!

Omni-channel has become a buzzword in e-commerce. But we're more than just talk. Rather, we've created a technical solution for selling on more channels, widening your reach and increasing your revenue! plentymarkets is the all-in-one e-commerce ERP that allows you to automatically carry out all of your online business processes.

Steffen Griesel, Plentymarkets

Photo: Steffen Griesel

4:30-5:00 pm

Competitor analysis in retail: price comparison online and offline

Which products do your competitors sell for which prices? We present the technique and software for retailers to analyse competitive data. Our clients can gather pricing and product range information for both brick and mortar stores and online sales, and adjust them in their own portfolio automatically.

Philip Braches, tarent solutions GmbH

Photo: Philip Braches

5:00-5:30 pm

BIG DATA – Big Hype? What are the basics for a real benefit

Claus Allgaier, factor:plus

Photo: Claus Allgaier

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