"The waterfall approach doesn‘t work. KPS reduces complexity and helps you achieve your goals faster. Speed is a critical factor in today‘s fashion market."
Lars Sørensen, COO, Puma
„We aim to establish ourselves as a top player in Europe“
Leonardo Musso, CEO, KPS AG
The editorial team at www.4investors.de obtained an exclusive interview with one of the main shareholders, Executive Board member Leonardo Musso, on the restructuring transaction, current business performance and the goal of index admission: “The priority was securing first-class investors.”
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17–18 October 2017, New York City
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14 to 15 October 2017, Bochum
Work on KPS’s new company building in PHOENIX SEE gets under way
KPS doubles its office space in Dortmund
Ullrich Sierau, the mayor of Dortmund, attended the official topping-out ceremony on September 1, 2017 for the “Kontor am Kai” project, together with Michael Tsifidaris, the founder and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of KPS AG and Michael Freundlieb, CEO of the Freundlieb construction company.
KPS continues successful growth in the 3rd quarter of 2016/2017
Unterföhring/Munich, 11 August 2017 – KPS AG successfully continued its growth in the 3rd quarter of 2016/2017. As a result of the ongoing internationalization of its business model, Group sales increased by 3.4 percent compared to the same quarter of the previous year to 39.7 million euros (Q3 2015/2016: 38.4 million euros).
ICE Consultants Europe SL to become part of KPS AG
KPS consequently pursuing its strategy of internationalization
Barcelona/Munich, August 1, 2017 – KPS AG, the European market leader in retail transformation consulting, has acquired ICE Consultants Europe SL, a leading Spanish SAP consulting partner. ICE will become a 100% subsidiary of KPS AG effective October 2, 2017. The acquisition strengthens KPS’s position as a leading consultancy for digital business transformation in Europe.
KPS AG: Expanding the scope of shareholders through reallocation of 4,390,000 shares
Unterföhring/Munich, 30 June 2017 - With the participation of ODDO SEYDLER BANK AG, Frankfurt am Main, the four founders and principal shareholders of KPS AG (ISIN: DE000A1A6V48), Michael Tsifidaris, Dietmar Müller, Leonardo Musso and Uwe Grünewald, reallocated a total of 4,390,000 KPS shares to the institutional investors Allianz Global Investors, DWS, and Union Investment.
KPS helps put furniture retailer POCO on growth trajectory
SAP accounting system provides the basis for international growth
Munich, June 20, 2017. The furniture retailer POCO has migrated its accounting system to SAP in just eight months, thus establishing the basis for international expansion. The successful migration was carried out by KPS’s transformation experts who, in cooperation with POCO specialists, implemented the new SAP accounting system and ensured the simultaneous changeover of all companies.
FROM FIRST LOOK TO LAST MILE
Market report Customer journey
Retailers have never known more about the consumer journey; how they research purchases; how they move between online and offline channels; their preferred delivery and return methods; what loyalty benefits they redeem most frequently. Yet, it has never been harder to retain customers.
Why is this?
KPS named one of the best consultancies for the fourth time in a row
Munich, 02.06.2017. KPS once again achieved a top position in the major German consulting survey conducted by brand eins and Statista. KPS was named the best consultancy in the consumer goods and retail category as well as in the IT strategy and IT implementation category.
KPS doubling its office space in Dortmund and relocating to PHOENIX See in 2019
Munich, May 23, 2017. With its relocation to new offices at PHOENIX See scheduled for early 2019, KPS is creating space for further growth and intensive collaboration with customers here in Dortmund. Customers will have the opportunity to gain an insight into the design process at specially constructed design centers.
KPS is in 8th position in terms of the e-commerce agencies with the highest revenues
Munich, May 11, 2017. KPS is continually climbing in the e-commerce ranking of the sector association “Bundesverband Digitale Wirtschaft” (BDVW), moving to 8th place in this year’s ranking.
Ochsner Sport focuses on mobile customers
Munich, May 03, 2017. The Swiss sports retailer Ochsner has completely revamped its online shop optimizing it for mobile users. The market leader for sports goods in Switzerland is systematically implementing its omnichannel strategy and providing its customers with a completely new online shopping experience. Ochsner Sport received support from KPS’s digital experts.
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