ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Continuing its commitment and leadership in Demand Signal Repository (DSR) solutions, VMT’s Velocity® team announced its sponsorship of Consumer Goods Technology’s (CGT) Downstream Data Share Group and Business and Technology Leadership Conference. http://www.consumergoods.com/ME2/Sites/Default.asp?SiteID=A66C359B62AE48DAA1C184601F5987A5.
The theme of the conference is “Insights to Turning Challenges into Opportunities through Effective Collaboration.” Key topics covered include:
- Collaboration with Retailer Customers
- Understanding Consumer Trends
- Analytics / Business Intelligence (BI)
- Demand Planning
- DSD – Direct Store Delivery
- Downstream Data (Demand Signal Management / Demand Signal Repository Technologies - DSR)
"VMT is proud to demonstrate its leadership in downstream demand data management by sponsoring CGT’s Downstream Data Share Group and annual conferences," stated Jennifer Beckett, VMT's VP of Sales and Marketing. "Consumer goods manufacturers are struggling to find the best solution for managing downstream demand data and leveraging it to maximize their category management, inventory management and trade promotion investments. This share group and CGT’s conferences provide executives an excellent vehicle to learn about downstream data and the best-in-class solutions available to help them succeed."
About Vendor Managed Technologies, Inc. (VMT)
Since 1994, Vendor Managed Technologies’ (VMT) sole mission has been to increase profitability and eliminate retail inefficiencies through the use of Demand Signal Repository (DSR) and Demand Driven Supply Network (DDSN) solutions.
VMT’s flagship solution, Velocity®, provides over 250 retailer and distributor cleansing and harmonization adaptors covering all classes of trades and geographies. Velocity’s proprietary translation algorithms enables integration of raw POS and other key retail data sources such as EDI 852, EDI 867, EDI 830, Tradacom, EDIFACT, AS2, Retail Link, PartnersOnline and many other retail POS data source formats.
With over 15 years experience in enterprise-level implementations, Velocity enables consumer goods manufacturers to achieve seamless consumer–centricity in their category management, sales, marketing, merchandising, trade promotion and replenishment strategies.
Since retailers began sharing store-level POS demand data with their vendors, crucial knowledge about consumer buying trends and retailer supply patterns is available. Velocity provides easy access to this knowledge. For more information, please visit www.retailvelocity.com.
VMT is a Microsoft Gold Certified Solution provider.