Superdrug Streamlines Planning Operations and Optimize Profitability with JDA Software

Superdrug, a U.K. beauty and health retailer, selects several of JDA Software's Space and Category Management solutions, powered by Intactix, to optimize item assortment and store planning decision-making throughout the retailer's 913 stores. Superdrug opted to replace its existing space planning technology. The retailer selected JDA's Space and Category Management solutions. Superdrug also implemented JDA's Efficient Item Assortment, Space Planning, Floor Planning and Intactix Knowledge Base solutions to support its strategic business objectives as the company opens additional stores throughout the U.K.

Superdrug recently licensed JDA's Space and Category Management solutions and expects implementation to be complete in six months. In addition to supporting its strategic expansion plans, Superdrug anticipates additional benefits upon deployment, including:

-Increase in overall efficiency due to reduction in manual data processing and redeployment of resources to value-added sales growth activities

-Increase in company sales through improved category management and space utilization

-Increase in sales through speed to market via support for new brand launches, new store openings and store remodels

-Reduction in inventory costs through targeted item assortment that adjusts to local demand