12.09.2017

Oracle Retail

Merchandise Operations Management (MOM)

ORACLE RETAIL MERCHANDISING SYSTEM
Management of day-to-day retail activities: purchasing, distribution, order fulfillment. Sales, purchases, stock counts, price changes, merchandise transfers, wholesale transactions – everything is held and managed in a flexible way within a single merchandising system.
ORACLE RETAIL PRICE MANAGEMENT
Executing price management based on configurable rules and scenarios. This is a strategy-based pricing solution that suggests and assists with pricing decisions, automates and streamlines pricing strategies across the organization and result in a more predictable and profitable outcome.
ORACLE RETAIL ALLOCATION
Enables retailers to deliver on their promise of getting product in the right place at the right time with a powerful and accurate method of allocating merchandise. The result is an allocation based on individual store need, which is the key to maximizing sales and profits.
ORACLE RETAIL INVOICE MATCHING
The way to efficiently manage matching, reconciliation, and payment of supplier invoices. The configurable, automated matching engine significantly minimizes the volume of invoices (and corresponding headcount) required to perform manual intervention, while policy based automated discrepancy resolution ensures discrepancies are automatically applied or routed to the right people for resolution.
ORACLE RETAIL SALES AUDIT
An agile tool that evaluates all sales transaction from all channels, ensuring clean and consistent sales information. It accepts and validates transaction data while detecting and correcting errors according to pre-defined rules which are both system defined and user defined. The retailer can maintain existing business practices and have their resources focus only on the exceptions and not looking for the audit errors.
ORACLE RETAIL TRADE MANAGEMENT
An infrastructure for effective management of the import process. The highly scalable solution, directly integrated with the Oracle Retail Merchandising System, is designed to meet the needs of both large and small retailers with growing import programs. The automation of the import process helps eliminate the inefficient and manual processes that increase costs, delays, and compliance failures. This enables retailers to expand import programs and increase profitability.

Merchandise Planning and Optimization

ORACLE RETAIL CATEGORY MANAGEMENT
A powerful end-to-end planning solution providing retailers with embedded science and automation, enabling creation and execution of targeted customer centric assortments. Provides common approaches to assortment creation that aligns to financial goals and/or space constraints. Maximizes return-on-space, sales, revenue and profits while improving customer satisfaction by providing shelf/product layout recommendations.
ORACLE RETAIL MERCHANDISE FINANCIAL PLANNING
Provides flexible and easy-to-use financial planning solution templates that enable retailers to create high-level, strategic and low-level, detailed financial plans. The solution guides users through best-practice planning processes in an efficient, streamlined manner while providing versatile functionality for developing, reconciling, and approving plans.
ORACLE RETAIL ASSORTMENT PLANNING AND SIZE PROFILE OPTIMIZATION
Brings new approach to planning providing a framework that supports best practices (without inhibiting the art of the merchant) while enabling the retailer to improve the precision and level of detail of planning decisions through analytics and science. Solution identifies store-level selling patterns across different size ranges to systematically create accurate profiles of size distribution by merchandise category by store.
ORACLE RETAIL ITEM PLANNING
Facilitates management of items that is the key to achieving financial goals. Supports the entire life cycle of an item by providing pre-and in-season workflow, which gives retailers continuous visibility into sales, inventories, and profits, allowing them to avoid lost sales due to inadequate inventory or to the dreaded over-stocks that drain profits.
ORACLE RETAIL MARKDOWN OPTIMIZATION
It is easy to improve lifecycle pricing and in-season inventory management decisions for promotion and clearance merchandise. Combining consumer demand forecasting at an item-location level with scientifically based, mathematical processes that applies advanced predictive and simulation techniques, solution can optimize every pricing scenario possible. The result is optimal recommendations on markdown candidates and pricing based upon the potential inventory risk at the end of the selling period — all while staying within the constraints of your business.
ORACLE RETAIL REGULAR PRICE OPTIMIZATION
A new way for retailers to maximize revenue and margin through an insight-driven understanding of the most optimal everyday pricing which is based on predictive demand forecasts and optimization routines, considering cross-category, and market basket effects.

Supply Chain Planning and Execution

ORACLE RETAIL DEMAND FORECASTING
Streamlines forecasting processes and provides actionable insight by highlighting potential problem situations that require intervention or opportunities that can be pursued proactively. Solution allows retailers to maintain a single projection of forecasted demand across all commerce anywhere operations efficiently and accurately. The results they achieve include increased revenue and profitability while reducing inventory.
ORACLE RETAIL REPLENISHMENT OPTIMIZATION
Balances inventory throughout the supply chain to efficiently achieve desired service to customers by providing optimized replenishment management recommendations. The solution makes best use of the available replenishment capabilities, recommends optimized replenishment parameters at the item/location level. The recommendations take into account sales volume, volatility, availability of forecast data, seasonality, client business rules and constraints, and financial objectives to determine the optimized values.
ORACLE RETAIL WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
The distribution management functionality covers all the processes involved in physically distributing and handling goods. From yard control, through the unloading, receiving, and put-away processes, the system brings inventory into the facility efficiently and effectively. WMS solution helps to control the movement of products within a warehouse and complete the different value added services. It ensures that resources such as people, equipment, space, and so on are utilized efficiently in the distribution process.
ORACLE RETAIL ADVANCED INVENTORY PLANNING
A suite of modules designed to manage the supply chains of large retailers at the supplier, warehouse, store, and e-commerce levels. IT creates optimized inventory targets by item by location to meet demand and satisfy business and financial objectives. It considers realities and constraints such as inventory availability, pack sizes, distribution capacity, and store space to flow merchandise through the supply chain. By optimizing inventory control and order management operations, retailers increase revenue and profitability while reducing inventory and decreasing labor and distribution expenses.
ORACLE TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT
A single platform for companies to manage all transportation activity throughout their Supply Chains. The solution enables companies to minimize freight costs, optimize on-time delivery service levels, support sustainability initiatives, and create flexible transportation business processes within their supply chain networks.

Business Intelligence

ORACLE RETAIL CUSTOMER ANALYTICS
Deliver customer-specific insights derived from segmentation analysis, demographic analysis, market basket/product affinity analysis, and promotion analysis to enable a better understanding of your customers and their behavior.
ORACLE RETAIL MERCHANDISING ANALYTICS
A modular and retail industry-specific solution that removes data silos, surfaces insights, and enables self-service business intelligence to business users. Solution allows retailers to work smarter by delivering them better understanding of their business. Decisions are informed and they can execute with the confidence that they are positively impacting the top and bottom lines.
ORACLE RETAIL WORKSPACE
Provides greater productivity for retail users through an integrated user experience. Less time spent on navigating a desktop is more time spent on resolving retail issues, and relevant information provided in role-based dashboards reduces research time, raises resolution quality, and brings issues to attention.

Oracle Commerce

ORACLE COMMERCE PLATFORM
A battle-tested commerce infrastructure that for over a decade has consistently helped the world’s best brands surpass online revenue milestones year-over-year. Supported by a modern architecture, the platform allows the most complex digital businesses to innovate in time with market changes and expand quickly and easily to new touch points and geographies.
ORACLE COMMERCE EXPERIENCE MANAGER
An intuitive, web-based solution that enables companies to create, deliver, and manage content-rich, digital experiences. It enables non-technical business users to deliver targeted, user-centric online experiences in a scalable way – creating always-relevant customer engagements that increase conversion rates and accelerate sales.
ORACLE COMMERCE MERCHANDISING
Respond faster to rapidly changing business and consumer demands by giving marketers and merchants a management tool for the omnichannel merchandising process. Solution provides full control over your product catalog, pricing and promotions, customer segment and profile management, and site definition
ORACLE COMMERCE SERVICE CENTER
Deliver the best customer service, drive business with faster problem resolution and a personalized, consistent experience. This customer service application allows retail companies to perform agent tasks such as managing customer profiles; creating and managing orders; issuing refunds and exchanges; processing returned items; and researching customer activity.