The History of Space Management
In the beginning…. The practice of Space Management was started, at least using a computer,
Blue Yonder Assortment Optimization (AO) allows you to define a flexible and adaptable process for creating intelligent, space aware product assortments. Automatically calculate a proposed assortment based on the guidelines set by the user and approve the results through a series of review, scoring, and reporting steps. Seamlessly import your results directly into Space Planning planograms.
AO allows you to import product, POS, consumer, and other contextual data to ensure the accuracy of assortment decisions. AO can also import data from data science providers to support the process and leverage the expert results of the data science analysis. Use AO with CKB to enable advanced features such as reporting or Assortment Generator, which allows you to create store specific assortments.
Increase profit margins, strengthen customer loyalty, and ensure the appropriate use of your available space with the knowledge the correct assortment decisions have been made. Combine the automation of AO with the valuable domain knowledge of your staff to produce accurate assortments tailored to the needs of your stores.