Best Run Retail Store Profitability Webcast
In the current retail market climate - where most retailers face pressure to maintain competitive prices and maximize profitability - managing costs and prices is quickly becoming a key competitive tool. But making decisions that actually improve profit margins isn’t always easy.
Many retailers lack insight into true store profitability, because data is trapped within a black box of costs allocated back to stores. Without the right analytical and reporting tools, it’s hard to know, for example, the true cost to serve each customer or handle returns. And as a result, it’s difficult to identify the best opportunities to improve storelevel performance.
During this special Webcast replay presentation, hear from experts as the cover the following topics:
Analysis on the depth and timing of the recession and the shape and timing of the recovery - what will come back first
What are the effects on consumers, retailers and small businesses
Stock market, Credit markets, Foreign exchange (value of US$)
Bankruptcies, Mergers and acquisitions
Outsourcing (companies selling overseas units)
Russ Hill, Senior Director of Retail, SAP
Carl Steidtmann, Chief Economist, Deloitte
Jeffrey Bloomberg, Principal and Managing Director, Gordon Bros.