Barcelona (Spain) and Zaventem (Belgium), November 10th, 2016
Openbravo and frePPLe today announced a strategic partnership to help retailers optimize the execution of their retail operations with advanced planning capabilities. The effective integration of Openbravo and frePPLe solutions will generate new and exciting business opportunities for both companies.
"We are confident this partnership will bring us many opportunities and create a lot of value to Openbravo customers. A successful integration between execution and planning is a big driver for value creation. Our shared open source roots make Openbravo the perfect partner for us." says Johan De Taeye, founder and CEO of frePPLe.
"We are convinced that this strategic partnership will allow us to deliver solutions which effectively tackle real planning challenges that companies face every day in today's volatile and demanding markets." says Hicham Lahlou, managing partner at frePPLe.
"The partnership with frePPLe is strategic for us." says Maarten Tromp, Director of Product Management at Openbravo. "FrePPLe's planning capabilities represent an important addition to our product offering for retailers in the areas of sales forecasting, inventory management and replenishment, and one that is fully in line with Openbravo's philosophy of great functionality delivered through a simple user-interface. We look forward to going to market jointly and have no doubts of a rapid and vast acceptance." .
To celebrate this strategic partnership, Openbravo and frePPLe will conduct two webinars in December related to the topic of Forecasting and Planning for Retailers:
- December 1st: "Demand Forecasting and Inventory Planning in Omnichannel Retail: Ready for the Challenge?". Register here: English / Spanish.
- December 15th:"Hands-on Demo for Omnichannel Retailers: Demand Forecasting and Inventory Planning with Openbravo and frePPLe". Register here: English / Spanish.