Belmont, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2008
Idhasoft, a thought leader in the Retail industry, has created a Retail Center of Excellence to help customers implement best business models in Trade Industries, which include Retail, CPG and Wholesale-Distribution businesses.
Idhasoft differentiates itself by designing advanced business models and capturing their value in executable solutions. The RCOE is an investment which will provide access to these frontier solutions with a fast and predictable ROI for retailers of all sizes. It will showcase an end-to-end retail decision architecture and solution road map across the major industry verticals of fashion/apparel, hardlines, and food.
"Having extensive industry experience working with such as Gucci, Nordstrom, Kroger, UnderArmour, Williams Sonoma, Bass Pro Shops, and Giant Eagle, we believe this investment in the RCOE will support our goal is to become retailer's choice - from small and medium businesses to the largest global chains - for their business and technology solutions," stated Senthil Angamuthu, President of Idhasoft. Over 50 business and technology resources will be recruited by the end of the year to support this initiative," he added, "including 30 at Idhasoft's offshore development center.
The RCOE draws from the expertise of Idhasoft's industry and technology thought leaders to: advance the state of industry thinking, evangelize usage of emergent technologies, and become a center of learning for the retail community.
Idhasoft RCOE is an innovative place where visions are packaged for today's reality. Current investment initiatives are:
1. Global and Localized Packaged Retail Solutions and Road Maps by Industry Vertical
2. Strategic Templates that Improve a Retailer's P&L
3. BI Visualization Layer connecting a company with its channel partners
4. Virtual and local customer events focused on high ROI emergent solutions
"Our strength arises from our deep bench of talent with industry, technology, and consulting backgrounds. We have a dual strategy: be ground-engaged with our clients on areas that matter most to them and invest in value-added decision architectures that resonate with, and are accessible to, senior executives. Business strategy, technology and science will converge in the offerings provided by the Center," stated Rick Chavie, EVP of Trade Industries.