Retail & Distribution Operations

About Industry
Currently Indian organized retail has been growing in double digits. It should continue to do so for quite some time to come. There are enormous opportunities for expanding and optimizing operations in number of different ways.

Prospects In 2010
India is a largely untapped market (as far as organized retail is concerned) and there is a great need to work through formats and operating processes that will suit Indian needs. Currently most players are profitable. The industry is currently having two major obstacles by way of high real estate costs and difficulties in supply chain. Even so this is an expanding and profitable market.

Opportunities for improvement
Across all retail sectors there is a prominent need to control materials shrinkage. Second related issue is related to managing and improving inventory turns. Third major need is for managing loss of value of merchandize as it passes through supply chain, Lastly there is need for offsetting high costs stemming from high real estate prices.

How Vainateya Will Help
Vainateya has defined services for addressing most of the issues mentioned here. In addition Vainateya will help to establish and carry through 'ownership' or intrapreneurship among key players in your supply chain operations.