Supermärkte Nord Vertriebs GmbH & Co. KG Success Story

03 Oct 2017 | Share

Granular analysis of POS receipt data that delivers more transparency for grocery retailers

By tailoring its range of products more efficiently to the changing needs of its customers, Supermärkte Nord Vertriebs GmbH & Co. KG, Germany’s largest consumer cooperative in the food retailing industry, is now able to maintain its competitive edge.

It does so by relying on Exasol’s in-memory analytic database.

Takeaways from this Case Study

The Challenge

Speed: Departments needed faster access to their reports

Coop needed a solution that was capable of centralizing customer and company data, cutting order and supply chain times and optimizing marketing activities by reducing costs

A single source of truth for all subsystems

As little maintenance and administration overhead as possible

The Solution

High performance levels without the need to redesign analysis parameters

Limitless linear scalability


Fast response times and great communication from Exasol support

Proven Benefit

Decision-makers profit from greater levels of transparency made possible by the extensive amounts of information and highly granular analyses

Departments are now able to create reports much faster than in the past

Analysis of POS receipt data is now based on hard facts instead of gut feeling

Deployment capacity and product management are optimized, and financial losses from product recalls can be assessed instantly