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On Thursday November 9th, Oracle Retail and Veltio will host a day-long workshop in Moscow focusing on the latest Retail Planning and Optimization solutions based on the industry’s #1 platform, Oracle RPAS.  During the event, Oracle and Veltio experts will discuss the latest advances for retail planning, pricing and supply chain and will explain how retailers can benefit directly with streamlined operations and increased margins.

The event will take place at the Four Seasons Moscow hotel, a five-minute walk to Moscow’s famous Red Square. We are expecting 30+ retailers to attend from a number of Russia’s largest retail companies including Sportmaster, Rive Gauche, Megafon Retail, OKEY, Podruzhka, Ostin and others.

During the workshop you will see best-of-breed solutions for fashion, grocery and hard lines:

  • Advanced Assortment Planning
  • Merchandise-Financial Planning
  • Automated Demand Forecasting
  • Automated Supply Chain Planning
  • Automated Price Management and Price Optimization
  • Promo Planning and Optimization

Several existing Oracle customers will attend the workshop. Use your chance to meet and talk to them!

We look forward to seeing you there! See the detailed Agenda.

If you have any questions please send to events@veltio.com

We were thankful, and yes a bit proud, to hear Pavel Smirnov, Commercial Director and co-owner of Taber Trade / Drugstore Retail Chain “Podruzhka” share the results of our implementation of Oracle Retail Demand Forecasting and our own Veltio APX Supply Chain Planning with the audience of Russia Retail Week 2017.

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Opening day for the Russian Retail week and we are proud to announce that our Russian client Podruzhka represented by Pavel Smirnov, co-founder and Commercial Director of Taber Trade will host a session on the automation of the Supply Chain Management process at Podruzhka. He will share with the audience the lessons learned and the business benefits that Podruzhka realized with the project

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Мы гордимся тем, что являемся Официальным партнёром сессии по ИТ-сектору на «Неделе Российского Ритейла» в этом году, крупномасштабном отраслевом мероприятии, организованным Министерством промышленности и торговли Российской Федерации и Российской Ассоциацией экспертов рынка ритейла. Встреча Бизнеса для обсуждения текущей ситуации розничной торговли в России и в мире, обмена опытом между региональными, крупнейшими федеральными российскими розничными сетями, и крупнейшими российскими и международными ИТ организациями и поставщиками услуг. Не пропустите | 6-8 июня 

Russian Retail Week

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Proud to be an Official session partner for the IT sector, of this year’s Russian Retail Week, a large-scale industry event co-organized by The Ministry of Industry & Trade of the Russian Federation and the The Russian Retail Market Experts Association. Α business meet-up to discuss the current situation and trends in the Russian retail trade and world trends, analyze and share business experiences between regional retailers, the largest Russian and international IT organizations and international suppliers. Save the Date | 6-8 of June
 

 

TechSaloniki #2

 

 

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We are excited to announce the come back of “TechSaloniki”, a 2 day event which aims to give the chance to more than 1200 young and experienced professionals to meet up with the major tech companies in the industry, socialize, expand their network & communicate their skills & expertise via an interactive & social event. This time TechSaloniki will take place at the “Royal Theatre” in 13-14 of May. The participants will have the chance to test their soft skills through 5 different and innovative personality tests including Leadership tests, Risk management tests and more.

Veltio is  co-organizing the event and we are looking forward to meet with all the motivated people who are looking for an exciting and promising career within our company.

Register now : www.techsaloniki.gr

See you all there!

 

 

 

 

Proud mentors of the 2nd “Serres Hackathon” a 2 day mentoring event which aimed to activate the tech- community in Serres, to create web applications, mobile phones and other technologies (eg Internet of Things, collaboration spaces, public space, etc.) which will eventually improve the everyday city’s life by providing residents , visitors and businesses new, innovative services, aiming at promoting growth, entrepreneurship and innovation.

 

We are proud to be a part of a really interesting article in the Greek on-line business portal newmoney.gr , where we had the opportunity to talk about the globalization of our services and on how we actually get involved in international markets while our clients represent many of the world’s best and biggest retailers.

Read the whole interview here 

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Veltio proudly supports education in the tech field around Thessaloniki.
As part of our commitment to education, every year we support the ” University Of Macedonia” career fair and all the promising students and graduates who are seeking for innovative opportunities for personal and professional growth.
Looking forward to seeing you at this year’s “Success Loading” career fair and discuss together about your Veltio career opportunities.

Mindspace Challenge

On Saturday, April 8th Veltio team participated as a proud mentor in the “Mindspace Challenge”, an event with an overall goal to educate students with the necessary skills of tech entrepreneurship and actively help them to get their ideas up to the point they can launch. Ambitious students filled with passion and ideas came together with Veltio consultants  and created a viable and competitive business concept. We are really proud for being a part of the development of their future businesses and we would like to thank them all for sharing their innovative ideas with us.

On Saturday, April 8th Veltio team participated as a proud mentor in “Match + Develop a Startup” at OK!Thess -were “Old” startups  had the chance to share their expertise with the new ones passing on their experiences. Seminars, networking and crowd fun all in one innovative event co organised by the National Bank of Greece, the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and OK!Thess.

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Are you a Greek experienced professional working abroad or a new graduate looking for an exciting and fulfilling career in Thessaloniki?
Then there’s never been a better time to work in Greece.
In Veltio we strongly believe that a company’s most valuable asset is its employees.
Whether you’d like to use your programming talents as a developer, learn about state-of-the-art retail technologies, or test your wider skills by joining our consulting team working with multi-billion-dollar retail corporations than send us your CV and discover what’s possible.

 

 

IHU-VELTIOIHU is organizing its 7th Career Fair which will take place on Friday, March 17th. Veltio will be there providing all IHU students and alumni with the opportunity to meet face-to-face with our Human Resources Manager and our Recruiter to discuss internships, as well as full-time employment opportunities.  Let’s explore together your career opportunities in Veltio. See you all there.

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Veltio is a proud bronze sponsor of the #oracleIC17 . For the fourth time, Oracle is hosting its exclusive, executive-level Industry Connect event in Orlando, Florida. From March 20-22, business leaders and subject matter experts will share industry-specific strategies for organizational transformation and success. 

Join us at the Oracle Industry Connect 2017 and let us intoduce you to our dedicated Retail Planning and Optimization consulting practice and on how we deliver truly integrated solutions on time and on budget with Oracle RPAS.

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As part of our commitment to education, every year we support the “ACT Career Week” and all the promising students and graduates who want to expand their knowledge and grow their professional skills in a positive corporate environment like ours. We would like to thank all the candidates who booked their interviews with us and discussed together about their Veltio career opportunities.

 

Veltio  has been named Vendor of Choice to implement Oracle’s Retail Demand Forecasting (Oracle RDF) and Veltio’s Allocation & Replenishment (Veltio APX) solution at Farmacorp S.A, the largest pharmacy retailer in Bolivia. Farmacorp’s consumer offering ranges between pharmacy, personal health & beauty care, wellness and convenience.

Veltio, a Gold-level member of the Oracle Partner Network, will install and tune both Oracle RDF and Veltio APX solutions for Farmacorp. Their project goal is to increase their customer satisfaction by optimizing their full supply chain sales and inventory. Veltio will help achieve Farmacorp’s vision by helping them create an optimal forecast which will balance customer demand and increasing product turns while enhancing Farmacorp’s planning team productivity.

Farmacorp has been in business for nearly 80 years and has enjoyed aggressive growth in the 2000’s. This expansion is due in large part to their increased footprint in Bolivia. All told, Farmacorp operates over 70 locations in cities throughout Bolivia and is known as one of the most respected retailers in the region. “This new project demonstrates Veltio’s continued commitment to provide robust solutions for mid-tier retailers throughout Latin America”, states Joe Martin, Veltio’s Vice President of Strategic Consulting. Farmacorp chose Veltio for their team’s ability to leverage Oracle science to forecast optimal sales and inventory, to automate retail planning processes, and scale to meet their future growth plans.

Veltio continues create innovative solutions for emerging markets like Bolivia. Other new solution examples are Rules-Based Price Automation and Optimization (Veltio PAO) and New Product Forecasting (Veltio NPF), both developed on the Oracle RPAS platform.

About Veltio

Veltio is the leading consultancy in the design, implementation, and tuning of Oracle Retail Planning & Optimization solutions. Their global implementations in planning, supply chain, & optimization solve complex problems simply and efficiently. Since its inception in 2004 Veltio has been providing rapid results through their in-depth expertise, proven innovation and solid best practices.

About Farmacorp S.A

Farmacorp, the largest chain of pharmacies in Bolivia, started its business nearly 80 years ago, with a small pharmacy in the city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Since then they continuously improve in order to provide all Bolivian families with the best products, which is still their motivation.

Farmacorp is recognized as one of the most powerful brands in the health sector, in several cities in Bolivia, including Cochabamba, La Paz, Tarija, Oruro, Sucre, Trinadad, Warnes, Montero and Santa Cruz de la Sierra. and one of the most well-known companies in the country.

For more information about Farmacorp please visit their website: www.farmacorp.com.

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With more than 510 exhibitors NRF Retail’s BIG Show attendees span the entire retail universe and has become the meeting place for the global Retailer industry. Veltio, the global market leader for the Oracle Retail Planning platform, is attending #nrf17 and we will be more than happy to meet you during the event and discuss your business challenges and goals. This is an opportunity you cannot miss!  Save the date~15-17 January                                                                                                                                                         Book your meeting now

 

Voxxed Days

VELTIO supports all major tech communities in Greece. On the 21st of October, VELTIO sponsors VOXXED Days a series of tech events organised by local community groups and supported by the Voxxed team. Sharing the Devoxx philosophy that content comes first, these events see both internationally renowned and local speakers converge at a wide range of locations around the world.
Topics covered at Voxxed Days fall under the same radar as Voxxed.com, including: Server Side Java, Java Language, Cloud and Big Data, Web & HTML, Mobile, Programming Languages, Architecture & Security, Methodology, Culture and Future Technologies.

TechSaloniki

We are pleased to announce the successful completion of the 1st “TechSaloniki”. Veltio co-organized, supported and gave life to the 1st Tech event in northern Greece. TechSaloniki gave the chance to more than 1000 young and experienced tech professionals to meet up with the major tech companies in the industry, socialize, expand their network & communicate their skills & expertise via an interactive & social event. Multiple workshops attracted the interest of all attendees, spread knowledge and provided the necessary interaction with the academic institutions. Until we meet again enjoy the photos.

It was with pleasure that we accepted to sponsor the 9th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence held in Thessaloniki Greece from 18 to 20 May 2016. It was an exceptionally organized event that hosted renowned keynote speakers from distinguished academic institutions from Greece and aboard. The conference is an established prominent forum for International Artificial Intelligence scientists who are eager to present original and high-quality research on emergent topics.

Among the most important invited speakers were Pr. Angelo Cangelosi – Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Cognition and Director of the Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems at Plymouth University (UK) – and Pr. Johannes Fürnkranz – Professor of Knowledge Engineering at TU Darmstadt. The aforementioned academics presented their most recent research in the sessions entitled “Developmental Robotics for Embodied Language Learning” and “On the understandability of rule learning” respectively.

Interactive workshops were also conducted with the most important of them focusing on “AI and the Internet of Things” and “AI for the Smart Grid”.

On Tuesday May 5th Veltio joined forces with Oracle Retail to deliver a half day conference in Moscow focused on helping retailers understand and meet the challenges of supply chain automation. The event was held at the Ararat Park Hyatt hotel, close to Moscow’s famous Red Square, and was attended by a number of Russia’s largest retailers including X5, Alkor (Letual), MVideo and Podruzhka, one of the keynote speakers.

Participants were treated to a number of detailed case studies all drawn from past Veltio/Oracle collaborations with retailers across the globe, examining the methodology used to deliver complex supply chain transformation projects, highlighting best practice approaches, and illustrating the typical ROI a retailer might expect from such implementations.

The conference provided an opportunity for Veltio to showcase the latest release of MAX, our next generation integrated planning and forecasting solutions, built on the Oracle RPAS platform, specifically designed to service the grocery and fashion retail markets.

To conclude, Oracle Retail presented a view of their product development strategy and roadmap for the future.

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Crisis? What Crisis? Following Veltio’s initiatives The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki along with other fast-growing local companies are holding a day-long career fair on Thursday, February 18th.

We expect at least 100 attendees to the event and a long list of candidates to participate in the interviews session.

What Crisis ?

Veltio is seeking a Principal Consultant to join our Oracle Planning and Supply Chain practice. The role requires consulting leadership experience, a deep understanding of retail, and retail planning process and methodologies. Candidates should demonstrate the ability to work across business and technical teams and across multiple retail segments (e.g., fashion, grocery, telecom). This opportunity is virtually based.

To apply e-mail us your CV to job-pc-x@veltio.com

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work closely with senior management to update strategies for meeting retailer needs using Oracle Retail applications
  • Assist in the development of proposals to prospects currently expressing an interest in Veltio services
  • Oversee the creation of software demonstrations and other materials required to support the sales process
  • Attend pre-sales meetings and discovery sessions as needed
  • Other duties as directed

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential:

  • 10+ years of experience in retail operations and/or consulting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal, teamwork, and negotiation skills
  • Ability to travel worldwide as the job requires

Preferred:

  • 5+ years of experience in assortment planning and/or merchandise financial planning operations and/or consulting
  • Familiarity with the Oracle Retail Predictive Application Server (RPAS) application suite
  • Strong understanding of the strengths of retail planning and supply chain applications

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States and should not require now, or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.

Supporting Rapid Growth Worldwide, Forever 21 Uses Oracle to Streamline Planning and to Help Ensure Selections Delight Customers

REDWOOD SHORES, CA, Jan 29, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — Oracle

Ever-changing styles and an array of colors, sizes and accessories challenge fashion retailers to anticipate consumer response and ensure the right mix is available online and in stores as each season unfolds. Taking advantage of advanced optimization technology from Oracle, popular fashion retailer Forever 21 is using Oracle Retail Merchandise Planning and Optimization solutions to predict demand and align assortments to meet customer expectations.

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Linking Two Firms Known for Retail Software Delivery Excellence

In an agreement that will link two best-in-class service providers, BTM Global Consulting LLC and Veltio LLC have concluded a strategic alliance to deliver complete end to end solutions for Oracle Retail customers. Both companies have long experience implementing Oracle Retail products, and this synergistic alliance will provide retailers a global, one-stop shop for their Oracle Retail needs.

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