IBM System x Success stories

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MrMax Corporation ... Automated demand forecasting enables smarter retail operations

Discount retailer is able to compete more effectively, allocate store shelving space more attractively and with better profit, and automate and improve demand forecasting and planning with the implementation of IBM’s Category Profit Management (CPM) solution by IBM Global Bu...
03 Sep 2010
12. Focusing on each customer as the brand goes national

Macy’s is laying the groundwork for customized content arbitration as well as more granular pricing and market strategies that increase margin.
30 Aug 2010

Marketec Targeted Solutions offers retail customers an intelligent couponing solution with help from IBM

With help from IBM, Marketec created a robust intelligent couponing solution that reads a retail customer’s purchases at checkout and prints coupons based on what the customer buys.
15 Sep 2009

Katorg selects SAP Business All-in-One with IBM System x and VMware

Katorg worked with c.a.r.u.s. IT to implement a new IBM System x 3850 M2 server, running virtualized SUSE Linux Enterprise Server environments with VMware technology to support an SAP Business All-in-One solution from Info AG. The company also implemented a new SAN based on ...
27 May 2009

Carrefour strengthens customer loyalty and its brand with a new promotions strategy

Carrefour teamed with IBM and its partners to put in place a groundbreaking in-store promotion system across its supermarket and hypermarket stores—operated entirely by Carrefour—that enables the planning and execution of more targeted campaigns, with more rapid feedback as ...
20 Feb 2009

Pay By Touch: Revolutionizing retail through biometrics

Pay By Touch implemented a service-oriented architecture that helps the company integrate the diverse systems of companies that it acquires while remaining highly scalable to accommodate strong customer growth.
15 Mar 2007

The Warehouse picks IBM in RFID trial that puts customers first.

In the trial, cases of product had RFID tags attached to them, allowing them to be located on a shelf top using RFID readers. As part of this trial, the solution provided a real-time view of where stock was in-store. IBM applied its RFID consulting expertise to develop this ...
09 Jan 2007

METRO Group’s Future Store takes German public by storm – thanks to Wireless technology

Retail chain implements an IBM Wireless e-business Solution based on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology, creating a "store of the future" that optimizes product tracking and improves customer loyalty
16 Sep 2004