Home / Knowledge / News / Information Technology / SAS Retail Executive joins TradeStone BoD
SAS Retail Executive joins TradeStone BoD
Feb '08
TradeStone Software, the retail industry's leading provider of private label and global sourcing solutions announced that SAS Retail Executive Lori Schafer has joined TradeStone's Board of Directors.

Schafer is currently the Executive Advisor to SAS Institute's Global Retail Practice and also serves on the board of directors of several retail and technology companies. Schafer will provide strategic guidance as TradeStone continues to expand its growing dominance in the global retail market.

Prior to her tenure at SAS, Schafer served as Chairman and CEO of Marketmax, a software company specializing in retail merchandising and revenue optimization solutions. During her tenure as CEO, she built the company into a recognized leader in merchandising analytics solutions, serving many of the industry's largest and most recognized retailers. Seven years later, Schafer orchestrated the successful strategic acquisition of Marketmax, to SAS in 2003.

Ms. Schafer has more than 20 years experience in consumer goods, retail and technology. Prior to her current position at SAS, Schafer served as the Vice President, Global Retail Practice and President, Marketmax, a Division of SAS. Schafer began her career at The Procter & Gamble Company and then spent time as a consultant to some of the nation's top retailers. She currently serves on the boards of A.C. Moore, eFashion Solutions, Trans World Entertainment Corporation and geoVue, Inc. where she is Chairman.

Must ReadView All

Union textiles minister Smriti Irani addressing at the Texprocil Annual Export Awards. Courtesy: PIB

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2016

Govt to extend special package to home textiles segment

The Central government is likely to extend the recently approved Rs...

Reebok Liquid Speed Grey. Courtesy: Business Wire

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Oct 2016

Reebok’s Liquid Factory brings sneaker creation to US

Reebok, a pioneer in the sporting goods industry, has brought sneaker ...

Opening ceremony of the new UL Vietnam laboratory. Courtesy: Business Wire

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2016

UL opens first testing laboratory in Vietnam

UL, a global safety science organisation, has officially opened its...

Interviews View All

Akash Khetan
Narayan Tex Fab

I find it hard to find professionals in Surat

Nitin Soni
Dolphin Jingwei Machines

Taxation policies need to be made simpler

Victor Chao

‘In future, clothing boundary lines will become increasingly blurred.’

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Robert Brunner

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Igor Chapurin

"Now we can see the Russian trend in international fashion. And Russian...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

October 2016

October 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search