Toronto, Ontario & Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) November 18, 2014
ToolBox Solutions, a market leading insight provider in the area of Business, Customer and Category analytics, today announced that Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL), a leading retailer in western Canada, has now gone live with the 1screen solution, and started to generate key category management and business benefits.
“We executed the ToolBox 1screen platform earlier this year and we immediately identified opportunities in distribution and store-level performance.” said Darrell McKee, Centre Store Director, FCL. “The comprehensive category reporting and automated presentation builder is really highlighting key business benefits across our business. By enabling our team to identify areas where we should be focusing and prioritizing on a daily basis, we can ensure that we concentrate on what matters most to our consumers.” He added.
Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) has recently upgraded to ToolBox’s 1screen platform. 1screen is a business analytics solution that provides flexible reporting leading to insight driven improvements in retail performance, enabling users to focus on what matters most in the business. It delivers on demand, actionable insights in seconds to executives, category managers, supply chain professionals and store operators, supporting proven business process. Its intuitive category management approach allows the user to spend less time analyzing the data and more time developing plans to address the challenges facing the business.
“We’re getting positive feedback from all of our users on ToolBox’s 1Screen solution and it is driving value every day for our business. It’s wonderful to see the high levels of adoption and use across the multiple departments.” Continued McKee.
“Federated Co-Operatives was one of our first clients to select the 1screen platform and I am happy to see this project going so well.” said Gerald Vandenberg, Executive Vice President of Retail Solutions at ToolBox. “1screen’s category reporting combined with the vendor insight program are making real change in FCL’s business process. However, one of the most positive areas is watching how the solution is being used in all levels of their business; from the Executives, to the Operations Managers and Category Managers.”
With offices in Canada and the United States, ToolBox Solutions is a market-leading provider of retail-insights solutions and has been generating business benefit to customers for more than 14 years. ToolBox delivers configured solutions for Retailers, Wholesalers, and Manufacturers that enable rapid, phased-based benefit at all levels of the enterprise: Executive, Category, Field and Store. By combining data-integration expertise, a comprehensive knowledge of retail business process and market-leading insight solutions, ToolBox is unique within the industry.
With 265 food retailing co-ops located throughout Western Canada, Federated Co-operatives Limited is one of the largest and fastest growing retailers in western Canada. Local and Canadian ownership is important to co-op members and their communities. Co-ops form a distinct sector in the Canadian economy, alongside the public and private sectors. They are unique in the business world because they are owned and controlled by the people they serve. Co-ops are rooted in the community and respond to the real needs of the community, thus making them an ideal instrument for community economic development.
If you’d like more information about this topic, contact Amit Shauli at 1-888-550-8665 X 7048 or email him at ashauli(at)toolboxsolutions(dot)com