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TXT Retail, an Aptos Company, Named a Leader in Retail Planning Solutions

“TXT Retail shines in assortment, merchandise, financial, and inventory planning” states report by independent research firm  

ATLANTA, Oct. 11, 2017 — TXT Retail, an Aptos Company, has been named a Leader in “The Forrester Wave™: Retail Planning, Q3 2017” and received the highest score in the category of Current Offering.

TXT Retail also received the highest possible score (5) in the sub-criteria of:

  • Assortment Planning
  • Global Vision
  • Past Performance
  • Market Approach
  • Supporting products and services
  • Tier-1 footprint

The Forrester Wave™ Report evaluates the top retail planning providers in the categories of current offering, strategy and market presence, and helps application development and delivery professionals make the right choice.

“TXT [Retail] shines in assortment, merchandise, financial, and inventory planning,” states the Forrester report. “In our evaluation, TXT [Retail] demonstrated best-in-class functionality in aggregate merchandise financial planning, assortment planning, inventory planning, campaign planning, simultaneous planning, and solution scalability. With a portfolio of international clients, it isn’t surprising that TXT [Retail]’s global vision and supporting products and services are also best in class.”

The Forrester report continued: “Reference clients endorsed its merchandise, financial, and assortment planning prowess. TXT [Retail] is an attractive option for multinational retailers or brands that need to integrate assortment, inventory, and campaign planning across channels and national borders.”

“We are thrilled to be named a leader in the Forrester Wave Report and to have the highest score in the category of Current Offering,” said Simone Pozzi, general manager, TXT Retail, an Aptos Company. “TXT Retail is uniquely designed to support the end-to-end merchandise lifecycle and we are proud of the acknowledgement we receive from our clients and by Forrester. The market reaction to our MLM suite further validates our strong dedication to innovate utilizing leading technology and the continuous input we receive from our global retail customers.”

The report also cites Aptos’ acquisition of TXT Retail, which was finalized effective Oct. 1, 2017.

The acquisition unites Aptos’ best-in-class customer engagement and inventory management solutions with TXT Retail’s best-of-breed merchandise lifecycle management suite, all available in the cloud.

To read more about Aptos’ acquisition of TXT Retail, click here.

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Kristen Miller
Aptos, Inc.
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