JDA Software Group, Inc., today announced that Capa de Ozono SA de CV, a leading footwear retailer and distributor headquartered in Mexico, has selected solutions from the JDA Retail Planning suite to help integrate, centralize and optimize its replenishment, size profiles and inventory control. JDA Allocation, JDA Sizing Scalling, JDA Portafolio Merchandise Management -the JDA’s retail planning solutions were selected after an extensive competitive selection process.
Capa de Ozono is a privately held company in Leon, Mexico, well known for the quality, innovation and diversity of its footwear. The company distributes its brand in 175 Capa de Ozono Monobrand stores as well as more than 300 specialty footwear retailers and department stores across the country.
JDA’s retail planning solutions will help Capa de Ozono improve its product selection and availability at each store, increase services levels, optimize the right size profiles, and manage the complete lifecycle of inventory, from receipt, pricing, location, BOM’s and other.
Capa de Ozono (capadeozono.com) will leverage JDA Allocation to optimize the store specific strategies or distribution of seasonal inventory selections. JDA Sizing Scaling is a data mining enabled solution that provides detailed demand size profiles in a distribution channel and uses this intelligence to create store specific size templates, and calculates pre-season purchase quantities by pack. JDA Portfolio Merchandise (PMM) Management helps you maintain the lowest inventory investment while still sustaining service levels, allowing to easily create a promotional price event by product hierarchy. PMM automated alert system helps you identify, for example, inventories that require decisions, such as initiating purchase orders, markdowns or stock balancing empowering the staff to quickly resolve issues.
“JDA’s retail experience, vision and methodology were the reasons why we selected JDA,” said Stefan Hromatka, chief financial officer, Capa de Ozono. “The JDA team understood our market and business requirements and provided a tailor-made proposal that addresses our needs. The selected JDA solutions will give us the competitive advantage we need to drive improved profitability and increased customer satisfaction. In addition to JDA having an office and a local team in Mexico City for many years, gives us comfort that they are committed to the country, the region and most importantly to Capa de Ozono.”
“We are very pleased to work with one of Mexico’s leading footwear retailers in a very strategic, competitive and challenging industry segment,” said Antonio Boccalandro, group vice president of Latin America, JDA Software. “Capa de Ozono has over twenty years of retail experience in Mexico. JDA’s Retail Planning Solutions will provide Capa de Ozono the platform they need to support their continued growth and goals of reducing cost while simultaneously increasing customer service levels.”
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