NRF 2016, the annual retail event held by the National Retail Federation, kicked off this week in New York City and, as expected, is already abuzz with the latest technologies.
As part of the SAP's Meet-Our-Customer Sessions at NRF, The Rockport Group presented a comprehensive view of their strategy, which involved SAP's latest solutions, SAP Fashion Management, SAP Customer Activity Repository and SAP Hybris Commerce Suite.
At the session was Charlene Higgins-Crawford, IT Director from The Rockport Group who discussed the comprehensive solution designed to address the Group’s highly specific requirements of the omni-channel fashion world. Key learnings and challenges faced during of the evaluation and selection process were also addressed during the session including merging of two industry-leading brands to form a new standalone company, time-sensitive transition to move off previous legacy platforms to new technologies. and the need to implement entirely new enterprise-wide systems from the ground up.