Giant Eagle is using Radian’s Merchandising solutions to drive more efficient, cluster-level assortment and plan-o-grams in their fresh and center store departments.
- Radian leveraged existing Giant Eagle data, shopper segmentation and store cluster schemas to make sales and margin optimized enhancements to their already efficient meat departments.
- No costly and time consuming technology implementations: Radian quickly develops merchant-led assortments and shelf space plans without increasing operating complexity or creating inefficiencies.
- Giant Eagle Merchandising and Category teams gain assortment and space analysis tools to asses options throughout the year
Tom Devries, Giant Eagle SVP: “Radian has been a refreshingly effective business partner with Giant Eagle! They bring solutions that drive real-world impact to our business in terms of tangible category performance improvements. They have sophisticated tools and analytics, but really bring a lot of real-world retail and fresh grocery expertise. They also make my folks better without adding a lot of additional work to our already busy schedules and workload.”
Jason Rumley, Radian Principal: “Our partnership with Giant Eagle began over two years ago with a clear message to quickly and efficiently drive value. Tom and his team have done a great deal of work making Giant Eagle a top-tier fresh destination and our job was to work with them to take it to the next level: give our shoppers what they need but do it in a financially effective manner. Yet again, this partnership illustrates how we can combine our clients’ existing capabilities with Radian’s retail expertise, analytics and tools to drive differentiation and growth.” To learn more, go HERE for a more detailed description of Radian’s Retail capabilities See more about how Radian is driving better sales and margin performance for our clients at: www.radiangroup.com
About Giant Eagle
Giant Eagle, Inc., ranked among the top 40 on Forbes magazine’s largest private corporations list, is one of the nation’s largest food retailers and distributors with approximately $8.9 billion in annual sales. Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle, Inc. has grown to be the number one supermarket retailer in the region with more than 410 stores throughout western Pennsylvania, north central Ohio, northern West Virginia, Maryland and Indiana.
Radian Group, Inc. is a professional services firm focused on the food supplier, retailer, and foodservice industry. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Radian has an office in Minneapolis and client teams located in cities around the US including Houston, Pittsburgh, Portland, Albany, Kansas City, and Jacksonville.