Home / Knowledge / News / Information Technology / A'GACI selects MID Retail to fuel accelerated expansion
A'GACI selects MID Retail to fuel accelerated expansion
02
Apr '13
MID Retail Inc. announced that A’GACI has selected its Advanced Merchandise Planning and Advanced Allocation software to intelligently manage merchandising operations as A’GACI continues its rapid growth.

“A’GACI is accelerating its nationwide expansion and needs every new location to be successful as quickly as possible. MID Retail’s Merchandise Planning capabilities let us translate each location’s aggressive financial plan into merchandise plans that allow us to meet and exceed our financial goals,” said Reid Hackney, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for A’GACI.

“Much of A’GACI’s success lies in understanding how our customers’ style, color, and size preferences vary at each store location. MID Retail enables us to improve our attention to detail at every single store, using automation to scale our highly customer-centric allocation processes,” said Hackney.

“Since A’GACI is a trend-setter, it’s critical to start the season right and then remain in-tune with actual customer demand, immediately responding to trends,” he added.

At the start of each merchandising season, A’GACI will use MID Retail’s completely automated methods to translate high-level financial plans into actionable merchandise and store plans. As the season progresses, MID Retail’s fully integrated solution recalculates the merchandise forecast on-the-fly, optimizing store allocations to meet real-time demand. As a result, customers find the styles they want at attractive prices – and A’GACI drives new operational efficiency that goes from sourcing all the way to the store.

“A’GACI needed a partner with the technology and experience to help manage inventory profitability as they grow. We are proud to have been chosen as that partner,” said Chuck Miller, a founder and Executive at MID. He added, “MID Retail and A’GACI have quickly developed an excellent working relationship, and we are excited to help them achieve a competitive advantage through their merchandising operations.”

About MID Retail, Inc.

MID Retail helps retailers boost sales, increase margins, and reduce inventory costs through its integrated suite of planning, allocation, and replenishment applications. Customers include Abercrombie & Fitch, Anna’s Linen’s, Big Lots, Bon-Ton, Clarks, Finish Line, Men’s Wearhouse, and Urban Outfitters. The company’s solution is the result of over 25 years of research, development, and proven impact on profitability with more than 100 major retail chains. 

MID Retail Inc


Must ReadView All

Philippines wearable industry expects 20% export growth

Apparel/Garments | On 17th Aug 2018

Philippines wearable industry expects 20% export growth

The combined export growth of textile, garments and other wearable...

Talks on new minimum wage for next year start in Cambodia

Apparel/Garments | On 17th Aug 2018

Talks on new minimum wage for next year start in Cambodia

The Cambodian labour ministry and relevant stakeholders recently...

Boost research to double yield: Indian Cotton Federation

Textiles | On 17th Aug 2018

Boost research to double yield: Indian Cotton Federation

Despite India being the world’s largest producer of cotton for three...

Interviews View All

Rashi Menda
Zapyle

Every fifth sale we make on Zapyle is a repeat purchase

Karan Toshniwal
Orange O Tec

Contemporary industry is paying more and more attention to the...

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Kalai Selvi

Vidyashilp Academy in Bengaluru is the country's first Fairtrade School....

Sandip Bhojani, Manthan Patel

Krypthm Tradelink LLP is a Surat-based manufacturer of westernwear....

Akshat Chaudhary

Aizome, Asia's first Fairtrade denim brand, is all set to launch next...

Mark Brill
Birmingham City University (BCU)

<div>A technological breakthrough could see people getting messages about...

Justin Chan & Shyam Gollakota
University of Washington

A fabric that can store data without any electronics or batteries has been ...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Igor Chapurin
Chapurin

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

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


August 2018

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

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search