CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Galleria, a leading provider of retailer and vendor category management solutions, today announced the next stage in its international expansion – progression into the Asia Pacific region. This growth is part of an ongoing international program of strategic focus and investment for Galleria.
Large populations and rising incomes have ensured that Asia continues to be the main driver of retail growth globally, with the grocery market anticipated to be worth $6.92 trillion by 2016.
“The move into this territory marks the start of a new and exciting chapter for Galleria. Our customers and partners will reap the benefits from having dedicated local personnel who understand the nuances of this market,” said Ian Duncan-Lewis, CEO, Galleria.
In addition to navigating the regulatory hurdles and adapting to a difference in consumer culture, recent initiatives from Galleria have included solution developments to facilitate new market connectivity in Hong Kong and other areas within the region.
The high growth in the emerging Asian economies that form the core of the APAC region warrants substantial retailer investment to augment their customer-centric strategies. With an extensive product offering covering areas such as clustering, assortment, macro and micro space optimization, Galleria is extremely well positioned to assist the retailers and vendors in the Asia-Pacific region to better understand their category variations and gain an improved insight into consumer behavior through their solutions and services.
“In a highly competitive market like APAC, retailers must cater to the ever increasing diversity in the demand of their customers. This expansion will enable retailers and vendors alike access to capabilities once thought unattainable, producing actionable results to drive rapid revenue growth,” comments Steve Boon, vice president of sales, Galleria.
About Galleria Retail Technology Solutions
Galleria is the leading provider of retailer and vendor category planning, automation and optimization solutions and consulting services. With its comprehensive product suite, Galleria provides customer-focused solutions for data warehousing and management, workflow management, clustering, automated and optimized assortment and space planning 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 and/or provided as pure consultancy services. Galleria currently works with many of the world’s leading retailers and vendors including A&P, Giant Eagle, Maxima, M.Video, Morrisons, One Stop, Safeway, Tesco and Unilever.
For more information about Galleria, visit www.galleria-rts.com or dial 1-866-397-0546