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A new breed of integrated ERP: How SAP FMS is changing the face of multi-channel fashion retail

Date Tue, Nov 15, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management

It’s a new world for fashion retailers. Giants in the online retail space, like Amazon who last year achieved sales in excess of US$ 107 billion, is now moving into the brick-and-mortar retail format. Meanwhile, traditional brick-and-mortar retail companies like Burberry have made exponential leaps ahead of the competition through a concerted effort to develop its online and in-store retail experience into a single, seamless offering. The trend is towards omni-channel retail and it is a trend that is quickly becoming the norm for fashion retailers.

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Q&A with Apparel Magazine "Vendor Viewpoint" Series - Part 3

Date Thu, Oct 27, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management

This is the third and final part of a recently done interview by the Apparel Magazine where we answered several questions by sharing our view point on some of the most pressing challenges and opportunities that Fashion-Lifestyle Brands and Retailers face presently. In this article we discuss the obstacles that are currently being faced by existing systems and how fashion retailers can overcome this by turning data from multiple touch points into actionable insights.

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Digital Core for Fashion: Getting an Omni-Commerce Strategy Right

Date Wed, Oct 26, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management, Hybris



The exponential growth of digital has created an environment that 20 years ago didn't exist, and even today retailers are still finding their way around it. As more consumers become connected to information than ever before, fashion businesses are compelled to understand and innovate their operations based on what their customers want, in real time.

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Rockport wins the Live Insights Award at the SAP Retail Forum 2016

Date Wed, Sep 14, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management


– In recognition of implementation of SAP Fashion Management and SAP Hybris to unify channels.

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Q&A with Apparel Magazine "Vendor Viewpoint" Series - Part 2

Date Mon, Aug 22, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management

This is Part Two of a recent interview by the Apparel Magazine where we answered several questions and shared our view point on some of the most pressing challenges as well as the opportunities that Fashion-Lifestyle Brands and Retailers are faced with today. We discuss the increasing number of touchpoints, how it affects a buyer's journey and how fashion retailers can turn data from multiple touch points into actionable insights.

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Q&A with Apparel Magazine "Vendor Viewpoint" Series - Part 1

Date Mon, Aug 8, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management

We were recently featured by the Apparel Magazine where we answered several questions and shared our view point on some of the most pressing challenges as well as the opportunities that Fashion-Lifestyle Brands and Retailers are faced with today. This is the first of a three part series.

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How SAP Fiori Helps Fashion Industry Processes

Date Thu, Jul 28, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fiori

Stack them up against consumer applications you will find that business software is not the most compelling in terms of user experience. However, SAP Fiori aims to change that perception by creating a rich user experience within the SAP system landscape.

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attune and SAP Hybris Highlight Retail Digitization at a Private Lunch Event 'Fashion Forward'

Date Sun, Jul 17, 2016   |   Category Category: Hybris

attune’s private lunch event, ‘Fashion Forward: Adapting to the Modern Customer Journey’ was held at Hush Mayfair in London last week and it was a great turnout with amazing food, lively conversations and some of the latest insights in the fashion industry.

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What do fashion customers want?

Date Fri, Jun 24, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management, Hybris

Written by Richard Emmott, Head of Retail, UK- attune

Another way to ask this question might be: “What do any of us want?” After all, unless you are emulating the High Sparrow (Game of Thrones, anyone?), we are all fashion and lifestyle customers. As customers in 2016, we are making many (maybe even most) purchases in a digital environment.

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Creating the personalised service fashion customers crave

Date Thu, Jun 16, 2016   |   Category Category: SAP Fashion Management, Hybris



Written by Richard Emmott, Head of Retail, UK- attune

When was the last time you did some serious shopping IRL (in real life)? If the answer is not recently, you’re not alone. Currently 75% of men and 63% of women are more likely to browse a webroom than a showroom. This shift in consumption behaviour will continue as digital matures and connectedness makes shopping online ever more convenient. Forrester Research projects that the shift to online will impact more than half of all sales in the next five years.

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