With 2011 sales of more than US$1.5 billion, Massdiscounters employs about 8,500 people in South Africa, Botswana, Ghana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. Massdiscounters operates two retail formats: Gameand DionWired. Game is a discount retailer of general merchandise, fast-moving consumer goods and non-perishable groceries, with 106 stores. DionWired is a South African electronics and appliances specialty retailer with 16 stores.
Steve Pearson, replenishment executive at Massdiscounters, discusses their JDA Demand and JDA Fulfillment solution deployed via JDA Cloud Services.
- Robust solution for future growth
- Tiered supply chain to support new distribution centers
- Enabling continuity by deploying via the cloud
- Improved profitability by focusing on their supply chain