The Extended Retail Industry, a key theme of this year’s Retail Systems, highlights the integral relationship between suppliers and retailers and ultimately the consumer. Retailers are extending their definition of the retail enterprise to include their valued suppliers to more effectively optimize their supply chain and drive customer satisfaction and revenues.

Key event details

Dates: May 21 – 24, 2006

Location: McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois

Microsoft booth: #1119

Microsoft invites you to join us and our partners at Retail Systems as we showcase Smarter Retailing solutions across the retail enterprise. From mobility-enabled store solutions through RFID and enterprise planning, you’ll find technologies and solutions that help you solve your business concerns today as well as prepare for tomorrow’s opportunities.

Contact your Microsoft account manager to arrange a tour of Microsoft’s booth (#1119) or to meet with our experts and executives. In addition to seeing key Microsoft technologies and solutions—such as score carding/business intelligence, store mobility, store management, and RFID—meet with Smarter Retailing partners like JDA, Experticity, ProClarity, Acorn Systems, TreoSystems, Fluid, and more.