Thursday 2nd March 2017
8.30 - 9.15
Ensuring the fulfilment of your brand promise requires a network of connected, sharing, transparent partners working collaboratively and responsibly across your supply chain. Consumer trust in the markets ability to answer specific questions and provide safety assurance is at an all-time low and it’s our responsibility as industry leaders to rebuild. Fast, accurate information on product sourcing and safety takes procedure and systems changes, a concentrated industrywide commitment, and hard work. To build customer loyalty, retailers must provide complete transparency and ease of access to product information. What is lacking is the ability to pull all this information into a single collaborative environment or to interface it with specific product data, whether drawn from supply-chain partners or retailers. Today many retailers maintain a siloed environment through their own database (or separate databases) for supply chain management and standards compliance. Oracle Retail recommends a joint, industrywide move to a single IT structure for retail standards compliance and supply chain management data. To meet the transparency requirements of today’s market, it is necessary to have a single truth, a single point of reference. Oracle Retail is committed to bringing this level of transparency to the market and empowering the industry at large. By working better together, retailers and their partners must build a network that is collaborative, open, industrywide, intuitive, and empowering..
Join Paul Woodward, Oracle Retail Senior Director, Retail Supply Chain Solutions, in this interactive session to understand how retailers, their supply chain, and IT vendors can collaborate to meet today’s consumer expectations.