Sydney, 20 March 2019 - Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), the world’s leading analytics platform, has today announced Woolworths Group will deploy Tableau’s data reporting and visual analytics.
The agreement will enable employees across Australia’s leading retailer to analyse data for fast, real-time decision making.
Woolworths will rollout Tableau in a staged deployment in the coming months across multiple group businesses covering functions including Merchandising, Finance, Supply Chain, Store Operations and People Operations.
Nigel Mendonca, Head of Tableau ANZ said, “Retailers worldwide are transforming themselves to thrive in the omni-channel marketplace. We're delighted to partner with Woolworths to fuel their innovation agenda through modern business intelligence for the benefit of its customers.”
Woolworths’ decision to partner with Tableau forms part of the Group’s ongoing focus on insight-driven decision making.
Tableau was selected due to the solution’s connectivity with existing systems, agility and user-friendliness.
Doug Frank, Woolworths Group General Manager of Data & Analytics, said, “Customer expectations are always rising in retail and we need to work smart to keep up with them. The key advantage of Tableau is speed and ease for our team. It will allow team members across the business to analyse, understand and act on customer insights incredibly quickly. We see this type of capability as key to delivering what our customers want and expect of us into the future.”
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