Cooperation Aimed at Boosting Productivity and Enabling Consumer
Packaged Goods Companies to Gain Critical Business Insights via
Wireless Tablets and Smart Phones
BANGALORE, India, May 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Infosys, a global consulting and
technology leader, announced it is collaborating with SAP on
development of mobile applications for the retail industry. These
efforts are focused on giving consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies
anytime, anywhere access to sales representatives and merchandisers,
enabling them to capture information from the field to make them more
competitive and agile.
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Specifically, Infosys has cooperated with SAP on development of the SAP®
Retail Execution mobile application version 3.0. The application powers
work Infosys does for CPG companies, along with their merchandisers and
promotions planners. It streamlines sales forces by providing data via
user-friendly mobile devices, instead of cumbersome laptops and user
interfaces. The applications also provide critical business insights
that help grow sales and more efficiently perform in-store activities
like surveys, audits, order taking, promotion compliance and other
functions. Infosys is continuing this cooperation on development of
future versions of SAP Retail Execution.
The Infosys mobility practice has more than 2,600 core professionals and
vast experience in developing and deploying mobile solutions across
various industry vertical markets.
Infosys will showcase its capabilities for SAP Retail Execution and the
SAP HANA® platform in booth 139 at the SAPPHIRE® NOW conference, being
held in Orlando, Fla., May 14-16.
Rajesh Murthy, Global Head of SAP practice, Infosys:
"SAP Retail Execution helps CPG companies boost return on brand and
promotion investments by increasing promotional compliance and
monitoring the success of new products. Our partnership with SAP
creates new opportunities for organizations to maximize the data their
systems generate, which improves the speed and confidence of their
Infosys SAPPHIRE NOW microsite here.
Infosys Practice for SAP Solutions here.
Infosys Mobility Solutions and Services here.
SAP Retail Execution Mobile App here.
SAPPHIRE NOW website here.
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