Retail Planning Solutions Recognized by Forrester

AI-powered Demand Forecasting and Inventory Planning Platforms Included Among Overview of 28 Notable Vendors 

DALLAS – July 19,, a leader in AI-powered SaaS solutions for consumer products and retail inventory decisions, now part of Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ: ZBRA), today announced the company has been recognized among 28 notable vendors by Forrester Research in their newly released report, The Retail Planning Platforms Landscape, Q3 2023. 

This Forrester report provides an overview of available software solutions for improving the retail shopping experience, accelerating inventory sell-through, and fortifying margins. As more vendors continue to enter this emerging software space, Forrester advises retail decisionmakers regarding what value can be gained from adopting a retail planning platform, various offerings among a diverse range of vendors, and evaluating options based on size and market focus.  

“As advanced forecasting technology is taking center stage across retail, we’re very pleased to be recognized in this new Forrester report,” said Sivakumar Lakshmanan, VP/GM of Software Product Management for Zebra Technologies and former CEO. “Whenever notable SaaS demand forecasting and inventory planning are discussed, we believe we’re consistently being mentioned in the conversation, and it’s another testament to the great work across our entire Antuit team.” 

The full report is accessible to Forrester clients or available for purchase here 


Serving Fortune 1000 companies globally, – now part of Zebra Technologies – is rethinking the way retail and consumer products companies use AI to solve business problems, empowering them to digitally transform their businesses and achieve substantial business results. solutions optimize inventory decisions with demand intelligence. From planning through execution, companies predict, shape, and execute demand by connecting decisions, removing uncertainty, and doing more with less. To learn more, visit   


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