Oracle Press Release

Groupe Dynamite Selects Oracle Retail Applications to Drive Future Growth

Apparel Retailer Will Use Merchandising Suite to Help Improve Inventory and Price Management

Redwood Shores, Calif. – July 12, 2011

News Facts

Groupe Dynamite, one of the most recognized fashion brands in Canada, has selected Oracle Retail applications to support the company’s expansion plans.
Groupe Dynamite intends to implement Oracle Retail Merchandising System, Oracle Retail Store Solutions, Oracle Retail Demand Forecasting and Oracle Retail Price Management across its 250 locations in North America operating under its Garage and Dynamite banners.
Groupe Dynamite selected the Oracle offerings to provide better insight to consumer demand and item performance, improve control over products and inventories and reduce markdowns.

Supporting Quotes

“We want to transform our business and needed a proven retail technology platform as a part of that process,” said Anna Martini, President, Groupe Dynamite. “Oracle Retail provides us the best of breed solutions and infrastructure to move forward and expand our brand globally.”
“Groupe Dynamite has a passionate team leading the expansion of its business in Canada, the United States and now globally,” said Mike Webster, General Manager, Oracle Retail. “We are excited to be a part of that team and provide an experience platform that will optimize operations while maintaining a single, comprehensive source of consistent and accurate data across business functions and locations.”

Supporting Resources

About Oracle Retail

Oracle provides retailers with a complete, open and integrated suite of business applications, server and storage solutions that are engineered to work together to optimize every aspect of their business. 20 of the top 20 retailers worldwide - including fashion, hardlines, grocery and specialty retailers - use Oracle solutions to drive performance, deliver critical insights and fuel growth across traditional, mobile and commerce channels.  For more information, visit our Web site at http://www.oracle.com/goto/retail

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