Increase Profitability with Accurate JDA Allocation


Using JDA Allocation, you can target the optimal mix of products for each store. This time-tested JDA solution provides you with a quicker, more efficient process for creating and executing retail allocation plans. Consumer expectations are on the rise for seamless, personalized and value-driven shopping experiences. Having the right mix of products available at the right time continues to be one of the best ways for retailers to earn their customers’ repeat business. The right retail allocation solution translates customer knowledge, enabling retailers to better allocate varying product assortments across the enterprise to help increase profitability.

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Why RPE and JDA
RPE works with retailers in developing new business processes resulting in more consistency, speed and accuracy with allocation decisions. As one of the most robust allocation software solutions in the marketplace, JDA Allocation applies built-in, best practice methodologies that enable you to conduct what-if analyses to test retail allocation strategies prior to execution. With targeted allocation, retailers are able to create more accurate, store-specific allocations for more strategic and tailored inventory and assortment plans.

JDA Allocation Application 
JDA Allocation solutions can be implemented individually or as a suite. For the most in-depth allocation software, retailers worldwide choose JDA’s retail allocation solution. RPE offers a quick implementation package to help realize the benefits of advanced allocation as quickly as possible.

JDA Allocation Utilities from RPE
JDA Allocation is a robust solution, but there are times when additional functionality is needed. RPE solution experts have created a collection of utilities that make JDA Allocation even more effective at addressing planning and allocation challenges.

Challenges addressed:

  • Uploading custom data to JDA Allocation
  • Store eligibility for allocation
  • Case quantity/pallet rounded allocations
  • Adding attributes to the Worklist
  • Auto allocation batch processing

Allocation
To be successful at allocation, retailers need to understand and incorporate customer insights into the store product mix. JDA Allocation can be customized for an extensive range of allocation techniques. Allocation software helps keep the big plan in mind as it allocates the details.

  • Allocate merchandise in bulk or pre-pack
  • Allocate multiple styles at the same time
  • Consider sales history and on hand when calculating distributions
  • Group stores based on attributes such as demographics, climate, grade and location
  • Schedule and automatically allocate merchandise using established allocation methods
  • Use templates, grading or model stock as well as minimum and maximum quantities to control allocations
  • Allows for saved Allocation Methods to perform predetermined methodologies on a single click

JDA Allocation Upgrade and Health Check
Improved functionality featured in each new release of JDA Allocation makes overseeing retail allocation as easy as possible. Improved control of merchandising selection, deeper analysis and reporting features lend improved insight. An allocation Health Check from RPE assesses the health of your allocation environment by identifying critical performance and configuration issues and opportunities. RPE listens to user feedback and pain points to make recommendations for immediate and long term solutions.