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The Art, Science & Software Behind (Optimal) Retail Pricing - Part 3
Part 1 of this blog post series expanded on some of TEC’s earlier articles about companies’ need for better pricing management and optimization practices. This

top 3 retail companies  that customer-centricity is a top priority to achieving success and competitive differentiation in today's crowded marketplace. One key component of a customer-centric experience is to successfully implement lifecycle pricing. Along with well-defined pricing strategies, these lifecycle pricing initiatives provide retailers the opportunity to streamline workflows, customize promotional strategies and deliver a consistent price message to their customers. As a result, retailers can improve customer

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top 3 retail companies  develop retail-specific capabilities on top of the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 architectural enhancements. The end-to-end retail solution was officially launched on February 1, 2012, in more than 25 countries. Significant enhancements have been made with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Retail , as the vendor has accelerated its roadmap to build on the global momentum and growing customer base in more than 30 countries. Functionality falls into a few categories, starting with the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Read More

Challenges of the Future: The Rebirth of Small Independent Retail in America


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SAP's Approach to the Retail Market


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