The leading provider of retail category planning, automation and
optimization solutions, Galleria, today announced an exciting
partnership with the leading provider of dynamic digital display
solutions company, Displaydata.
The partnership promises to create a solution that will revolutionize
the face of retail today by reducing operational costs while still
enabling the delivery of a customer centric in-store experience.
Connecting cutting-edge electronic shelf label (ESL) technology from
Displaydata with category management solutions from Galleria will allow
retailers to achieve a reduction in both operation and inventory
overheads, while improving the in-store experience and increasing sales
"We are delighted to be partnering with Displaydata to deliver an even
more empowering, scalable solution, which retailers can use to reduce
costs and improve productivity in core areas," commented Ian
Duncan-Lewis, CEO, Galleria.
Space, stock and personnel are the three largest costs to retail
businesses. Through the combined power of solutions from Galleria and
Displaydata, retailers can make significant improvements in these areas
by automating and streamlining processes such as space planning,
merchandising, promotions and replenishment. This enables a fully
optimized operational approach, cutting store set-up costs by as much as
10 percent and reducing product wastage by up to 20 percent.
"Consumers drive today's retail experiences; optimizing ime management
through improved operational processes is essential if retailers want to
deliver a customer-focused approach," said Jacquie Boast, Global SVP
Sales and Marketing, Displaydata. "Through our partnership with
Galleria, we can help retailers to address these challenges at a
About Galleria Retail Technology Solutions
Galleria is the leading provider of retailer and vendor category
planning, automation, optimization solutions and consulting services.
With its comprehensive product suite, Galleria provides customer-focused
solutions for data warehousing, management and insight, workflow
management, clustering and the automation and optimization of assortment
and space planning, all of which are supported by detailed analytics and
reporting solutions, designed to meet the needs of retailers and
vendors. The net result is that users realize significant benefits
including: increased sales, enhanced margins, reduced waste/mark-down
and accelerated inventory turns.
Galleria's flexible solutions can be hosted by Galleria and/or operated
as both desktop and integrated solutions as well as being provided as
pure consultancy services. Galleria currently works with many of the
world's leading retailers and vendors including A&P, Coop Denmark, East
of England Coop, Giant Eagle, Maxima, M.Video, Morrisons, One Stop,
Safeway, Tesco and Unliever.
For more information about Galleria, visit www.galleria-rts.com
Displaydata is a venture-backed private company established in 2000. It
is the leader in the design and supply of dynamic digital display
solutions incorporating fully graphic electronic shelf labels (ESLs).
Displaydata's Dynamic Solution Suite features fully graphic, high
definition, zero power displays of up to three colors. These are
connected with a high-speed two-way RF 'light touch' infrastructure, and
controlled by a suite of management and information software. Centrally
managed and fully scalable, the solution easily, wirelessly and
instantly updates everything from an individual ESL to an entire retail
enterprise. Displaydata's ESL Bluetooth Beacons enable promotional
offers and added-value information to be sent direct to customers'
smartphones, for a more engaging and rewarding in-store experience.
For more information visit: www.displaydata.com
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