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4R Systems Hosts "Elevate: Profit Optimising Retail Symposium" to Equip European Retailers to Increase Profits on Omnichannel Inventory Investment

-- The symposium will be held 9 September 2014 at the exclusive St. Ermin's Hotel, London, UK.

BERWYN, Pennsylvania, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 4R Systems, Inc, a leading provider of advanced inventory and supply chain services, which help retailers gain significantly increased profits by optimising their omnichannel inventory and related supply chain decisions, will be hosting "Elevate: Profit Optimising Retail Symposium." The symposium will take place 9 September 2014 at the exclusive St. Ermin's Hotel, London, UK.

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Keynote speaker for the symposium is Jason Scheffer, Vice President Inventory and Transportation for The Vitamin Shoppe. Scheffer will demonstrate how 4R Systems' profit optimised inventory technology has helped The Vitamin Shoppe increase profit and productivity on its omnichannel inventory.

4R Systems designed the symposium to be interactive, educational and informal. The symposium will provide opportunities for professional networking as well. Mark Garland, Vice President Sales & Client Development for 4R Systems shared, "Our Elevate Symposium brings together Europe's top retailers. It's a chance to learn how to raise the bar in the retail supply chain—generating more profit from omnichannel inventory." Sessions will address the challenges and opportunities within the omnichannel inventory supply chain, and how to maximise profits using 4R's technology and services.

Session speakers at the symposium include:

  • Dr. Marshall L. Fisher, UPS Professor, Professor of Operations and Information Management, The Wharton School; Co-founder and Chairman of 4R Systems.
  • Brian Hume, Founder and Managing Director, Martec International.
  • Kevin Stadler, President & CEO of 4R Systems.

The one-day event is open to European retail leaders and registration is complimentary. Retailers are encouraged to register right away as seating is limited. For more information and online registration, please visit http://www.4rsystems.com/elevate/ or call +1 (610) 644-1234.

"We're delighted to offer this depth of expertise to retailers," said Garland. "Attendees will find the symposium to be educational, profitable and enjoyable." 4R Systems invites retailers to connect with them on LinkedIn and Twitter for retail inventory best practices and news.

About 4R Systems

4R Systems is a leading provider of advanced inventory and supply chain services, which help retailers gain significantly increased profits by optimizing their omnichannel inventory and related supply chain decisions. Founded by supply chain experts from The Wharton School and Harvard Business School, 4R provides capabilities that profit optimize the matching of supply and demand. From initial launch through replenishment to end-of-life for products—ranging from short-lived fashion items to long term staples—4R provides retailers with services that fit their business. Clients using 4R have seen increases in profitability of 1-2 % of sales as a result of higher omnichannel sales levels on lowered inventory. Call +1-610-644-1234 or visit www.4rsystems.com.

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