Itasca Opens New HQ

WEST DES MOINES, IA — Advancing further along its 2012 growth track, Itasca Retail Information Systems has opened a new headquarters facility here. The location houses office space as well as facilities for technical development, said Jeff Kennedy, president and co-founder. “The new offices will enable us to continue to make our solutions and services […]

Dispatch: Itasca Attends CGA

PALM SPRINGS, CA – Itasca Retail participated in October’s California Grocers Association general meeting, where we shared our real-time, integrated approach to store level inventory optimization in a series of scheduled one-on-one meetings with retailers. “Real time, integrated” means our Itasca Magic™ solution enables supermarket retailers to manage all departments and selling conditions within their […]

Karasinski Joins Itasca Retail

MINNEAPOLIS – Frank Karasinski has joined Itasca Retail Information Systems, Inc. as its new Senior Technical Business Analyst. Karasinski has an extensive background working with supermarket retailers on various systems integration projects. Since 2003, his main area of focus has been Inventory Management, Forecasting, and Automated Replenishment; and he has implemented these modules for 5 […]

Itasca Retail Launches Web Site

MINNEAPOLIS – Itasca Retail Information Systems has launched its updated web site at http://itasca-retail.com. The site includes description of Itasca’s Magic™ Inventory Optimization solution as well as related applications and professional services. About the Company: Itasca Retail invents and builds industry-leading solutions for Inventory Management, DSD, Computer Generated Ordering (CGO) and associated data management. It […]

FMI Quick Take

DALLAS — Marketing diversity driven by social media again dominated industry conversation at this week’s FMI2012 Food Retail Show. The communication power now vested in the consumer through the use of various mobile platforms and applications defines the battle lines between stores and on-line retailers. Price comparisons, advance shopping, and special offers presented in real […]

Heitshusen Joins Itasca Retail

MINNEAPOLIS — Stuart Heitshusen has joined Itasca Retail Systems, Inc. as Director of Systems Integration. Stuart’s career has been focused upon Retail Grocery information systems since 1991, when upon graduating from Iowa State University, he joined Retail Management Systems (RMS) as a junior programmer. Throughout his years with RMS, Telxon RTG, and their ultimate successor, […]

Itasca Retail Heads to FMI

The Itasca Retail team is hosting coffee meetings at FMI in Dallas. Satisfy Your Need for Speed. Your customers expect instant results. Why saddle your inventory management process with old information? Itasca Magic™ continuously re-evaluates sales trends in store to provide timely views of consumer demand. Accept nothing less than immediate responsiveness. Your customers won’t. […]