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Land O'Lakes Reinforces the Business Through IT

10/9/2014 — Legacy can be a fine thing, and Land O'Lakes, Inc. has it in spades. But in the world of technology, legacy has different implications. Land O'Lakes' legacy IT platform was not providing accurate, real-time access to information needed to meet strategic growth objectives. Here's a peek inside Project Bedrock, the IT initiative that will get them there.

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Crocs Announces Management Team Changes

10/22/2014 - These changes include the appointment of Bob Munroe to general manager of Crocs Americas region; Greg Sullivan to the new role of senior vice president of global business transformation; Scott Yuan to general manager of Greater China; and Michelle Poole to senior vice president of global product creation and merchandising.

Tips to Automate Digital Path to Purchase

10/15/2014 - Daily downstream data, social listening, sentiment analysis, crowdsourced local intelligence, website traffic, hyper-local digital advertising — it's all coming together to paint a picture of the individual consumer. Thus, consumer goods executives have a new mantra: "Thou shalt collect, analyze and act on a confluence of data."

Land O'Lakes Reinforces the Business Through IT

10/9/2014 - Legacy can be a fine thing, and Land O'Lakes, Inc. has it in spades. But in the world of technology, legacy has different implications. Land O'Lakes' legacy IT platform was not providing accurate, real-time access to information needed to meet strategic growth objectives. Here's a peek inside Project Bedrock, the IT initiative that will get them there.

Clorox's Vlahos and Willoughby Named to EVP-COO Roles

10/6/2014 - These promotions follow the Sept. 18, 2014, announcement of Benno Dorer's promotion to CEO, which is effective Nov. 20, 2014, and the decision of Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer – Lifestyle, Household and Global Operating Functions George Roeth to retire from the company effective Jan. 2, 2015.

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2014 Tech Trends Report

10/9/2014
CGT and Gartner Inc. team up to bring you the latest data on technology spending, adoption and trends in the consumer goods industry. Topics include supply chain analytics and visibility, S&OP, digital marketing, the product portfolio and the retailer's POV on supply chain challenges. Download Now >>

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Are you prepared to customize assortments?

10/1/2014
A sophisticated space and assortment customization capability is required for competitive success in today's retail environment. The Category Management Association provides a panoramic overview of this challenging subject. Download the white paper.Download Now >>