Fresh Inventory Optimization and a Cup of Joe at NGA Las Vegas-Booth #10

At the upcoming NGA Show in Las Vegas, Itasca will be confirming what many in the industry have long known. That is, Magic, Itasca’s Computer Generated Ordering software, has been delivering outstanding financial results in center store grocery departments. What may not be as widely known: our customers are experiencing similar outcomes in their perimeter […]

Talking DSD at NGA

AT THE VIBRANT National Grocers Association meeting in Las Vegas, attendees heard from a trio of grocery retail experts about the role DSD receiving processes play in loss prevention. In a session entitled, “DSD Receiving & Auditing,” Bob Summers, Director of Loss Prevention, Buehler Food Markets, Inc., Keith Beckett, Director of Loss Prevention, Niemann Foods, […]

Get Survey Orders Right: At NGA

ARE YOU CONFIDENT you know how to get your promotional orders, sometimes called survey orders or pre-book commitment orders, exactly right? With the Las Vegas NGA Show right around the corner, Itasca wants to show you the way. Promotions make up a lion’s share of most retailers’ sales volume – upwards of 40% for many […]

NGA 2015: Independents Can Compete With Chains

INDEPENDENT GROCERS can compete with powerhouse national chains such as Walmart. Nimble operators gain an edge by tailoring their product offerings to local markets in ways that the large chains cannot. A smaller supermarket can present a superior variety focused on the needs of local shoppers. Itasca’s Magic™ CGO solution helps Independents meet this objective […]