2•9 Consulting offers a wide range of services to fit a wide range of businesses. Whether you’re a small, local business or a bustling multinational, we can help you succeed. Our areas of specialty are: Merchandise Financial Planning, Store Clustering, Assortment Planning, Allocation, Replenishment, Demand Forecasting, Price Management and Master Data Management.
Define The Future
Do you have big dreams of transforming your retail capabilities, but are unsure of what the roadmap should be? We can provide our clients with experience driven, thought leadership in areas of capability sequencing, implementation timelines and resource requirements to ensure a successful start to the journey.
BUSINESS PROCESS DESIGN
Transform the Ways of Working
Leveraging proven industry practices to transform the end-to-end business process, ensuring that your strategic objectives can be turned into reality. We examine what organizations are doing to stay relevant and competitive in this fast-paced world, and which ones are doing it best.
SOFTWARE SELECTION & IMPLEMENTATION
Enable With Technology
Helping clients navigate the myriad of choices when determining the appropriate technology to use including requirements definition, fit / gap analysis, and data needs. We have experience with a number of technology packages (JDA, SAS, JustEnough) as well as experience in supporting custom developed solutions.
ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE MANAGEMENT
Align Your Teams
Defining the future organization is critical to ensuring the overall success of any transformation. We can help define the organizational structure, developing change management strategies, communication plans, align performance KPIs and provide training expertise.
Track the Progress
Having an experience project manager improves the efficiency of the implementation. We have experience across all phases including planning, deliverable development, risk / issue resolution, status reporting and budgets. We can help remove inefficiency and improve project level visibility across the supplier and stakeholder community.
BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE & ANALYTICS
Improve Decision Making
Being data rich and information poor slows the pace of decision making, turning proactive opportunities into reactive mitigation strategies. We have experience developing business appropriate business intelligence and analytics that integrate into the overall business process….working smarter not harder!
Grow Your Business
Looking to grow your business but not sure where to turn? Let our experienced practitioners help you define and optimize the operational challenges to improve your business. We leverage an approach of focusing on root cause issues not symptom while not losing the visibility to the ripple effects across the organization by the decisions to be made.
BUSINESS CASE DEVELOPMENT
Assess Your Benefits
Need help validating the business case for your next strategic project? Not sure if the project you have done is bringing any benefits to the business? Our team can assist in developing the business case, defining benefits and helping our clients develop an ongoing process to track benefits using proven methodology.