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Checkpoint Systems Brings Retail Visibility App to the Cloud

Checkpoint Systems Inc., a vendor of merchandise-availability applications for the retail industry, has collaborated with Microsoft Corp. to bring its Checkpoint RFID software to the cloud, and enhance it with Microsoft analytical tools.

Checkpoint Systems Brings Retail Visibility App to the Cloud

The resulting visibility product, called Sense + Respond, helps to give multichannel retailers real-time insights and predictive analytics. It utilizes Checkpoint’s internet of things platform for retailers, the OAT Foundation Suite, along with Microsoft Azure Cloud applications. According to the company, the visibility app increases omnichannel fulfillment efficiency and service quality through sensor-enabled task-management applications. It also optimizes last-mile delivery through real-time inventory transparency and order-fulfillment process automation, which increasing shelf availability due to improved tracking and accuracy, Checkpoint said.

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The resulting visibility product, called Sense + Respond, helps to give multichannel retailers real-time insights and predictive analytics. It utilizes Checkpoint’s internet of things platform for retailers, the OAT Foundation Suite, along with Microsoft Azure Cloud applications. According to the company, the visibility app increases omnichannel fulfillment efficiency and service quality through sensor-enabled task-management applications. It also optimizes last-mile delivery through real-time inventory transparency and order-fulfillment process automation, which increasing shelf availability due to improved tracking and accuracy, Checkpoint said.

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Checkpoint Systems Brings Retail Visibility App to the Cloud