Visual 2000 is launching its new Visual business intelligence and planning solution at the Apparel Tech Conference in New York. The new software integrates retail point-of-sale (POS) data into line and merchandise planning processes to support profitable product decisions.

(Montreal, QC DECEMBER 01, 2010) Visual 2000 International Inc.will leverage its participation in this week's Apparel Tech Conference in New York to launch its Visual business intelligence and planning solution. As the latest in the company's growing portfolio of End-2-End business solutions designed exclusively for fashion and softgoods companies, the new software automates and more fully integrates retail point-of-sale (POS) data into the design, merchandising, and product development processes. When used in conjunction with the company's PLM and ERP systems, Visual ties together the entire concept-to-consumer fashion lifecycle. The new software promises to improve access and visibility into overall sales performance to enable companies to make more profitable line, merchandise, and allocation decisions.

According to Visual 2000 Vice President of Research and Development Charles Benoualid, "Visual is the component that many fashion companies have been looking for to complete true concept-to-consumer integration. While most companies have access to retail POS information, they are challenged to decipher the various formats and metrics that retail reports contain. Visual integrates all of this data and presents it in an easy to understand fashion that supports timelier and better informed planning decisions."

Highlights of the new Visual software include:

  • Easy to Use Out-of-the-Box Solution
  • Works with All Retail POS Formats
  • Analyzes Sales by Location, Color, etc.
  • Drives More Profitable Allocations
  • Fully Integrated with Visual
  • Built on Latest Microsoft Web Technology

Visual features built-in integration with the company's popular Visual product lifecycle management (PLM) solution. This innovative combination represents a single-source, out-of-the-box solution that brings together the concept-to-consumer process as never before.

About Visual 2000 International Visual 2000 International Inc develops and markets End-2-End software solutions for the Apparel, Footwear and Accessories (AFA) industry; including Visual® product lifecycle management (PLM), Visual™ enterprise resource planning (ERP), Visual™ supply chain management (SCM), Visual™ warehouse management system (WMS), Visual™ business intelligence (BI), Visual™ electronic data interchange (EDI), and Visual™ sales force automation software (SFA) solutions. Visual 2000 products leverage leading-edge Microsoft® technologies such as SQL Server®, .NET framework, and the Silverlight™ development platform. Headquartered in Montreal, Visual 2000 maintains offices and distribution channels in Toronto, Vancouver, New York, Los Angeles, Mexico, Europe, China and Hong-Kong. For more information, visit

Visual is a registered trademark and Visual, Visual, Visual, Visual, Visual, and Visual are trademarks of Visual 2000 International Inc.

Microsoft, SQL Server, .NET, and Silverlight are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

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