BERWYN, PA, June 17th 2013 – 4R Systems, Inc., a leading provider of advanced inventory and supply chain services which help retailers increase profits by optimizing their inventory and related supply chain decisions announced today that Hess Express, a leading national convenience store retailer is fully implemented on 4R’s IPMax SR – Profit Optimized Store Replenishment Service.
4R’s breakthrough technology provides retailers with profit optimized inventory decisions throughout an item’s life cycle. 4R’s services help retailers drive profit improvements when optimizing key decisions such as store and DC inventories for replenishment items, allocation of seasonal and fashion items, vendor ordering and markdown.
“…always in stock. Maximizing sales, profit and most importantly, customer service” said Kristy Cunningham, Director Retail Marketing. Hess has implemented 4R’s Profit
Optimized Store Replenishment service throughout their company owned retail stores. Enhancements were made by 4R to provide optimized orders directly to McLane, their 3rd party distributor on a daily basis. “This is very exciting for 4R as it is our first major convenience store retailer” said Jiri Nechleba, President & CEO of 4R Systems.” This is a market segment we have been considering for some time now and this confirms our strategy. Convenience store retailers haven’t typically had the luxury of inventory planning and optimization solutions. Now there is a proven alternative, and a different approach to a key aspect of the retail business.