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Technology Hurdles Plus Retailer Consolidation Yield a Fragile Market for Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturers
As major retailers increase their share of the market and exploit technology for business process improvement, consumer packaged goods (CPG) manufacturers risk

goods market  Market for Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturers Technology Hurdle In the business press, we see articles on radio frequency identification (RFID) nearly everyday. Major retailers are setting technical and business process requirements and deadlines for their suppliers. No one doubts that RFID will be an absolute requirement in the future; the issue is not if, but when. However, RFID is just one element of a continuing process on the part of the retailers to drive cost out of the supply chain. Other Read More
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Lawson's Approach to the Retail Market
Lawson Retail Operations Suite solutions are built for high-volume retail enterprises and encompass a range of activities, including the management of item

goods market  and fast moving consumer goods (FMCG). As a result, Lawson Retail Operations Suite solutions are built for high-volume retail enterprises and encompass a range of activities, including the management of item information, category planning and review, assortment, pricing, promotions, warehouse replenishment, multi-channel ordering, store replenishment, forecasting, and order determination. Strategy Analysis Indeed, the decision to base the enterprise application backbone on an ERP system or piece together Read More
Market Impact of Lawson-Intentia Merger
The Lawson and Intentia merger might create a much-needed, strong statement for the market, and provide the mid-market with more options. It may also decrease

goods market  fashion and consumer packaged goods (CPG) manufacturers and distributors. Lawson could take it from there to cover the retailers' functionality (there might also be some synergies between combining capabilities of the Intentia food and beverage with Lawson's grocery solutions). Also, given that the Symphony Group also owns the GERS Retail product, look for some possible mutual product developments in the future, especially in light of Oracle's intention to enter the retail sector as seen with its recent Read More
Using Demand to Modulate Consumer Packaged Goods Supply Networks
Traditionally, the consumer packaged goods supply has been driven to market mostly by upstream manufacturers. But progressive companies are realizing the

goods market  success of consumer packaged goods (CPG) supply chains in profitably delivering the right products, to the right place, at the right time, has largely remained theoretical. The focus is still to make planned products at the right times, as opposed to just the right products. This implies a push culture, and constitutes excessive focus on volume and capacity use. For too long, linear supply chains have fallen short—in many ways—in terms of delivering the flexibility and customer response needed to Read More
The Fragile Consumer Packaged Goods Market and Private Label Products
The drive towards private labels has many impacts on the industry. A consumer packaged goods manufacturer's business strategy must recognize this and deal with

goods market  Fragile Consumer Packaged Goods Market and Private Label Products Introduction On average, 45 percent of products sold in Europe are private label products; this compares with 25 percent in the US. Store brands now account for one of every five items sold in US supermarkets, drug chains, and mass merchandisers. A study by the Gallup Organization found that 75 percent of consumers see private label brands as having the same quality, guarantee of satisfaction, packaging, taste, value, and performance as Read More
The ERP Market 2001 And Beyond - Part 4: Market Predictions
ERP will be redefined as a platform for enabling e-business globally. Originally focused on automating internal processes of an enterprise, ERP systems will

goods market  ERP Market 2001 And Beyond - Part 4: Market Predictions The ERP Market 2001 And Beyond Part 4: Market Predictions P.J. Jakovljevic - October 11, 2001 Executive Summary  Enterprise resource planning (ERP) integrated software solutions have become synonymous with competitiveness, particularly throughout the 1990's. ERP systems replace islands of information with a single, packaged software solution that integrates all traditional enterprise management functions (transactions) like financials, human Read More
Has Consolidation Made the PLM Market More Agile?
While the race for the pole position in the still evolving, moving-target PLM market started several years ago, it has been quite accelerated by Agile Software

goods market  sciences, and consumer product goods (CPG) industries. Agile customers include Dell , Flextronics , GlaxoSmithKline , Hitachi , Johnson & Johnson , Leapfrog , Microsoft , and QUALCOMM . Eigner's acquisition is the fourth one for Agile this year, but definitely the most notable in terms of functional footprint expansion for Agile. Interesting to note would also be that all four acquired companies were privately held and the terms of the transactions were not made public. This is Part One of a three-part Read More
Is Enterprise Market Consolidating? Exactly!
After seemingly the successful acquisition of Macola last year, Exact Software continues to build its SME market share by acquiring Kewill ERP.

goods market  Enterprise Market Consolidating? Exactly! Is Enterprise Market Consolidating? Exactly! P.J. Jakovljevic - June 14, 2002 Event Summary On May 29, Exact Software (AEX: EXACT), a Dutch-based provider of accounting, payroll, CRM, ERP and e-Business software solutions, continues its aggressive growth and expansion in North America by announcing its intention to acquire Kewill ERP Inc. , a manufacturing and distribution software division of Kewill Systems PLC (LSE: KWL). Kewill Systems is a UK-based provider Read More
Competitive Advantage in a Saturated Market: How Will the Big Few Do It?
Given the current saturation of the application market, and trends in acquisitions major vendors will be searching for a viable competitive advantage. There

goods market  Advantage in a Saturated Market: How Will the Big Few Do It? How The Big Few Will Cope Saturation of the application systems market and money-conscious enterprises are causing vendors to change gears in their business models. New accounts are hard to come by and, instead of ripping and replacing older systems, enterprises are looking for add-on enhancements and integrations. As a result, vendors are turning towards their existing customer bases for revenue. In the case of the Big Few, who are Read More
Best Software Delivers More Insights To Its Partners (As Well As To The Market) Part Four: Market Impact Continued
Sage Group's decision to finally group its plethora of enterprise-level applications in North America under the Best Software brand in 2002 emanated from the

goods market  coatings, food, consumer packaged goods (CPG), chemicals and pharmaceuticals, among others, while recently in October, Best Software announced the availability of Platinum for Windows by Best Version 5.1 (PFW) , which was acquired last year from Epicor Software , and which includes new feature and functionality enhancements designed to meet the specific business management and accounting solution needs of small to mid-sized enterprises with 20 to 500 employees, particularly those that need to integrate Read More
Antivirus Software: Market Review
Computer viruses are spreading through the Internet at an unprecedented rate and the antivirus market is now a $3 billion (USD) a year industry. This report

goods market  Software: Market Review Executive Summary Computer viruses are spreading through the Internet at an unprecedented rate and the antivirus market is now a $3 billion (USD) a year industry. This report measures the financial health and product quality of four key industry players: Symantec, McAfee, Computer Associates, and Trend Micro. Market Overview and Background In the global antivirus market, the four market leaders currently seem to be Symantec , McAfee , Computer Associates , and Trend Micro . Read More
Lawson Enforces Its Stronghold Part 2: Market Impact
Now that is it publicly traded, it is poised for reaching over $400 million revenue mark in calendar 2002. Lawson has maintained significant mind and market

goods market  Enforces Its Stronghold Part 2: Market Impact Announcement Summary Lawson Software , Inc. (NASDAQ: LWSN), a provider of Web-based business applications for selected service industries, has gone past a successful IPO to continue to win new business and to corral more products for its focused offering. It is part of the elite enterprise application vendors that have seen license revenue growth and profit during these times when optimism is scarce. Lawson reportedly serves more than 500 healthcare Read More
Best Software Delivers More Insights To Its Partners (As Well As To The Market) Part Three: Market Impact
With Best having already captured a lion's share of the market estimated to consist of several millions of small enterprises or ~$14 billion in revenue

goods market  Software Delivers More Insights To Its Partners (As Well As To The Market) Part Three: Market Impact Market Impact At the beginning of June, somewhat coinciding with the onset of PeopleSoft/J.D. Edwards and Oracle drama bloodshed (see Frantic Merger-Mania Spiced Up With Vendettas Leaves Customers Anxious ), Best Software, Inc. , one of the leading incumbent providers of integrated accounting, business management, HR/payroll and fixed asset solutions for small and mid-sized companies in North America, Read More
Has The BI Market Consolidation Been Crystal-Clearly Actuated? Part Two: Market Impact
In addition to products' rationalization, the integration at sales and cultural levels will be challenging. In general, existing customers of involved merging

goods market  The BI Market Consolidation Been Crystal-Clearly Actuated? Part Two: Market Impact Event Summary The frantic first week of June that marked an outright internecine war in the ERP space, seems to have been somewhat repeated in the second half of July, but this time in the business intelligence (BI) market. The following acquisitions were announced: Business Objects will acquire Crystal Decisions Hyperion will acquire Brio Software Actuate Corporation has completed the acquisition of Nimble Technology Read More
3D Systems to Acquire Geomagic: Set to Capture Market Share of Scan-to-CAD Market
Recently, 3D Systems signed a definitive agreement to acquire Geomagic. Geomagic develops the software that is used for scanning physical objects into 3D data

goods market  such as consumer packaged goods (CPG), industrial manufacturing, medical devices, and automotive and aerospace, specifically in engine design. End users can also expect 3D printers that are deeply integrated with design. Designers and tool engineers engaged in the regular manufacturing process definitely view Scan-to-CAD as a productivity improvement tool that reduces re-work, but the chief technology officers (CTOs) or end-user’s management that has control over budgets needs to be convinced for making Read More

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