Longo's Go-Live With Retail.net® Merchandising and Inventory Solutions
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Press release date: May 22, 2006
Long-established Toronto Area Fresh Produce Supermarket Chain; Inventory and Order Management Handles Fresh and General Merchandise Requirements
CHICAGO, May 22 / Tomax® Corporation is pleased to announce the successful go-live of Retail.net merchandising and inventory solutions at Longo Brothers Fruit Markets in Toronto, Ontario. The go-live follows a significant effort to address the sophisticated requirements in the inventory and ordering process associated with fresh produce and general merchandise in this highly regarded retail chain.
"Longo's has worked closely with Tomax to ensure a successful implementation of the Retail.net solution. The Go-Live is the first phase in the implementation of a sophisticated solution to support the planned growth of our organization. The efficiencies achieved will enable us to compete in the increasingly competitive grocery industry," says John Charleson, Director of IT, for Longo Brothers Fruit Markets.
Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc. (Longo's), is a family owned business of 14 stores established in 1956. To this day, members of the Longo family still go to the Ontario Food Terminal six days a week to purchase the produce offered in stores. To bring the Longo's experience to the doorsteps of customers across the Greater Toronto Area, Longo's also owns and operates Grocery Gateway, a leading online grocery retailer www.grocerygateway.com
Tomax is the leading provider of realtime merchandising and execution solutions and services that connect the dots across the demand-driven retail continuum. The Tomax Retail.net suite is a comprehensive set of components that help retailers integrate people and processes, improving results by providing timely, relevant, actionable information. Tomax customers include over 100 retailers, among them Air Terminal Gifts, Balducci's, Benjamin Moore, Coach House Gifts, Deseret Book, Franklin Covey, Kelly Moore, Kroger, LA Weight Loss, Raley's Supermarkets, Safeway, ShopRite, Snyder's Drug Stores, Sportsman's Warehouse, Trader Joe's, Travel Traders, TJX Companies (Marshall's and TJ Maxx), United Supermarkets, Winn Dixie and 24 Hour Fitness. Visit www.tomax.com for more information on Tomax customers, products and services.
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