Kohl's Selects Oracle Retail to Enable Commerce Anywhere

Wed Jan 23, 2013 8:00am EST

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  REDWOOD SHORES, CA, Jan 23 (Marketwire) -- 

    News Facts

--  Kohl's Department Stores, the value-oriented specialty department
    store, has selected Oracle Retail Merchandising, Planning and Supply
    Chain solutions to seamlessly integrate core retail operations across
    the company's 1,146 stores in 49 states.
--  Oracle solutions will help Kohl's by providing an integrated, scalable
    retail suite of applications to streamline merchandising and planning
    while enabling its multi-channel growth strategy.
--  Oracle Retail solutions will also help Kohl's optimize its operations
    through effective management and execution of processes such as
    purchasing, distribution, and financial close.
--  The selection of Oracle Retail software builds on Kohl's successful
    deployments of a wide range of Oracle Applications, including Oracle
    PeopleSoft Financial Management, Oracle PeopleSoft Human Capital
    Management, several components of Oracle Fusion Middleware, Oracle
    Database and Oracle Exadata Database Machine.


Supporting Quote

--  "As retailers move quickly to provide commerce anywhere, anytime, the
    Oracle Retail suite of applications helps to streamline operations and
    enable the delivery of a cohesive, personalized retail experience,"
    said Mike Webster, senior vice president and general manager, Oracle
    Retail. "By selecting the Oracle Retail platform, Kohl's is laying the
    foundation for growth today and in the future."


Supporting Resources

--  About Oracle Retail Merchandise Planning
--  About Oracle Retail Stores Solutions
--  Oracle Retail on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
--  Oracle Retail International Blog
--  Oracle Insight-Driven Retailing Blog
--  Oracle Retail in the News
--  Oracle Retail Asset and Centralized Knowledge Portal


About Oracle Retail
 Oracle provides retailers with a complete, open
and integrated suite of business applications, server and storage
solutions that are engineered to work together to optimize every aspect
of their business. 20 of the top 20 retailers worldwide -- including
fashion, hardlines, grocery and specialty retailers -- use Oracle
solutions to drive performance, deliver critical insights and fuel growth
across traditional, mobile and commerce channels. For more information,
visit our Web site at http://www.oracle.com/goto/retail

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    About Oracle in Industries
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company's best-in-class portfolio of products to address complex business
processes relevant to retail, helping speed time to market, reduce costs,
and gain a competitive edge.

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Greg Lunsford

Mary Ellen Amodeo
Amodeo Associates

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