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Kohl’s Tailors Pricing And Product Assortment With Oracle

Kohl’s Tailors Pricing And Product Assortment With Oracle

October 31, 2014 | Retail Success Stories

Shopper product choices can vary based on many factors, such as region, weather and demographics. To create more relevant and tailored experiences across channels, Kohl’s recently implemented the Oracle Retail Merchandise Operations Management solution.  Oracle Retail solutions have played a key role in Kohl’s multi-step business transformation process. Over time, the retailer has implemented a series of technologies to empower team members to anticipate customer demand, identify new market opportunities, and roll out more relevant and effective products and promotions across all channel...

Movers & Shakers

JCPenney Names Home Depot Exec President And CEO-Designee

JCPenney Names Home Depot Exec President And CEO-Designee

The JCPenney Board of Directors has selected Marvin Ellison, current EVP of U.S. Stores at The Home Depot, as the company’s next President and CEO-Designee effective November 1, 2014. Ellison...

Luxottica CEO Resigns After Six Weeks In Position

Luxottica CEO Resigns After Six Weeks In Position

Luxottica Group, a designer, manufacturer and distributor of luxury and sports eyewear, held an emergency Board of Directors meeting after Enrico Cavatorta, CEO of the company, resigned on Oct. 12,...

Gap CEO Steps Down

Gap CEO Steps Down

Glenn Murphy has announced that he will retire from his position as CEO of Gap Inc. effective February 1, 2015. The retailer’s board of directors unanimously agreed to appoint Art...

Mergers & Acquisitions

Brickstream Acquires NOMi

Brickstream Acquires NOMi

Brickstream has acquired fellow location analytics provider NOMi to position itself as a leader in the in-store analytics space. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The combined...

B2X Raises $15 Million, Acquires The Service Solutions

B2X Raises $15 Million, Acquires The Service Solutions

B2X Care Solutions, a provider of customer care solutions for smartphones, has raised $15 million in a Series B round of funding led by Earlybird Venture Capital. The company also...

Epicor Acquires QuantiSense

Epicor Acquires QuantiSense

Epicor Software Corporation has announced that it will acquire QuantiSense, a provider of cloud-based and on-premise analytic solutions for the retail industry. The deal is expected to close on Oct....

Financial News

Cardlytics Acquires $70 Million In Funding

Cardlytics Acquires $70 Million In Funding

Cardlytics, a card-linked marketing technology company, has received $70 million in its latest financing round.  The series, which was led by Discovery Capital, brings Cardlytics’ total venture funding to more than...

Zumur Receives $700,000 In Seed Funding

Zumur Receives $700,000 In Seed Funding

Zumur, an online shopping engine, has received the first half of a $1.4 million seed round. The funds will be used to help the company refine the engine for its...

LightSpeed Receives $35 Million To Expand Product Line

LightSpeed Receives $35 Million To Expand Product Line

LightSpeed, a provider of cloud-based commerce solutions, has closed $35 Million in new funding led by iNovia Capital and Accel Partners. This is the second round of funding for LightSpeed,...