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French Fashion Business Kiabi to Co-Present with Software AG at the Nation Retail Federation (NRF) Conference

January 7, 2019

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 7, 2019--Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) today announced that it will co-present a session at the upcoming National Retail Federation (NRF) Conference in New York on January 13-16, 2019.

In this session Kiabi ( www.kiabi.com ), which has been working with Software AG to expand its operations across multiple countries, will talk about how it has leveraged technology to  transform and how process design and orchestration were combined with Software AG’s leading API management capability to create a growth-driven retail ecosystem. Kiabi, a French family fashion retail powerhouse, teamed up with Software AG in order to streamline and automate its processes as well as powering an external ecosystem allowing rapid expansion into new markets.

Who:

Christophe Alié, Chief Information Officer (CIO), Leader Innovation & Transformation, Kiabi Oliver Guy, Global Industry Director - Retail, Software AG

What:

Transformation in the Business Process Jungle – Lessons from French Fashion Retailer

When:

Sunday, January 13 th form 9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Where:

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Stage 4 of Expo Hall Level 1 “Big Ideas Session”

At the event Software AG will be available at booth #1233 to demonstrate solutions that are in use by some of the world’s most progressive retailers helping them to deliver a continuous, differentiated and personalized experience across multiple channels. Demonstrations include real-time inventory visibility, omni-channel orchestration, real-time customer insight, IoT Connected Inventory and Robotic Process Automation. Retail technology veteran, Steve Stone - former CIO of Lowes and Lbrands (Victoria Secret, Bath & Body Works, La Senza, Henri Bendel), will also be available to provide his perspectives on digital transformation and the findings of the 2018 Retail Digital Adoption survey sponsored by Software AG.

About Software AG

Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) helps companies with their digital transformation. With Software AG’s Digital Business Platform, companies can better interact with their customers and bring them on new ‘digital’ journeys, promote unique value propositions, and create new business opportunities. In the Internet of Things (IoT) market, Software AG enables enterprises to integrate, connect and manage IoT components as well as analyze data and predict future events based on Artificial Intelligence (AI). The Digital Business Platform is built on decades of uncompromising software development, IT experience and technological leadership. Software AG has more than 4,500 employees, is active in 70 countries and had revenues of € 879 million in 2017. To learn more, visit  www.softwareag.com.

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