Trend-spotting among retailing elite

Only recently, renowned international research organisation Gartner Group revealed that "retailers have a long-standing reputation for being conservative in technology adoption".

20th August, 2005

Only recently, renowned international research organisation Gartner Group revealed that "retailers have a long-standing reputation for being conservative in technology adoption". Mark McKeever, manager of BearingPoint, believes, however “this is changing rapidly as retailers are beginning to invest increased resources in upgrading their IT infrastructure'‘.

McKeever isolates a number of key trends to underpin his contention.

“Today, leading retailers are typically implementing Tier 1 package solutions such as Retek, JDA and SAP, marking...

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