SAN FRANCISCO, March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- RangeMe announced today they are partnering with Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, to scale its retail buying efforts for General Merchandise, Health and Beauty category selection across all of its 19 banners.
"This new technology directly benefits our customers and employees alike," states Mark Panzer, Albertsons Companies Senior Vice President of Pharmacy Health and Wellness. "By implementing the RangeMe platform, our teams can quickly locate and stock shelves with products that our customers want, like organic health and beauty products or local items or brands. It saves us time and money, which is passed on to our shoppers."
San Francisco-based RangeMe is changing the way retailers and product suppliers do business by giving buyers an efficient way to discover innovative new products and manage the inbound product submission process. For suppliers, they are given increased control over the marketing of their products and greater access to retail buyers.
"We are extremely excited to partner with such a leading-edge retailer as Albertsons Companies," said Nicky Jackson, Founder and CEO of RangeMe. "As Albertsons Companies continues strive to be the Favorite Local Supermarket™ across the communities they serve, our technology will bring greater efficiency to their product sourcing process and give their category buyers the tools they need to win at the shelf."
RangeMe provides an online platform that streamlines new product discovery between retailers and product suppliers, which is a competitive advantage for companies. Buyers and suppliers alike can concentrate their time finding relevant and trending products for customers, who then benefit from a broader selection of items to choose from in the aisle.
"Our buying teams are very aware that there are products out there waiting to be discovered," said Pat Dennis, Group Vice President, General Merchandising/Health and Beauty Care Merchandising. "RangeMe makes it easy for suppliers to show us their products and company capabilities so our national sales managers can ensure a good fit for our customers and company before moving forward."
RangeMe is scheduled to present at Shoptalk: the next generation commerce event on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 8:30am in a session titled: Driving Retail Efficiency.
RangeMe is the leading online platform that streamlines new product discovery between suppliers and retailers. The award-winning platform empowers retail buyers with an efficient way to source innovative new products and manage the inbound product submission process. For product suppliers and manufacturers, RangeMe gives increased control over the marketing of their products and greater access to retail buyers.
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