Adidas has signed an agreement with Maple Lake Ltd. to implement QuickAssortment, a comprehensive corporate merchandise and assortment planning application for adidas’ global retail operations. Value and terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Adidas and Maple Lake are implementing QuickAssortment, an affordable, powerful assortment management approach that maximizes merchandising, localization, Open to Buy and more. It is being managed from Adidas’ group headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany, and then rolled out to Adidas retail operations centers.
“The Adidas Group is a global leader in the sporting goods industry and we are very pleased to have been chosen from all of the vendors that were considered, as their partner in this strategic project”, said Mark Stone, Maple Lake Ltd. chief executive officer. “The thorough due diligence process conducted by adidas validates the capabilities and fit of the solution to their global operations and we believe that this further endorses Maple Lake’s position as a leader and innovator in retail planning solutions for tier one businesses. We have already established a strong working relationship with the adidas team and are looking forward to forging a long and successful partnership.”