Strategic purchasing at Arla
Payback in 1.3 years and savings in the multi-millions were persuasive arguments for Arla to implement a new, strategic sourcing platform. The world’s seventh largest dairy enterprise has initiated a long-term process of transformation to enable the processing of its entire strategic agreements and all other purchases through a single end-to-end platform.
Ahoy! Coming in 2019: KPS moves to the new offices directly at Phoenix Lake in Dortmund! For our employees, we will have a ship to provide easy access to lunch restaurants around Phoenix lake. As we are an innovative, modern and creative company, we would like to automate our ship completely. The goal is to steer the KPS-ship to the wanted location with a tablet.
Furniture Retail Innovation Day
27th of September 2018, London
Success in the digital age. Make omni-channel furniture retail work.
Globus opts for KPS and SAP customer experience solutions
Dedicated program at Globus boosts customer loyalty
Munich, September 27, 2018. In cooperation with the management consultancy KPS, Globus’s hypermarkets have evolved their My Globe customer loyalty program. The company implemented SAP Marketing, CRM, and Gigya (now SAP Customer Data Cloud) to extend multichannel business processes and enhance customer loyalty. A further objective was to ensure compliance with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Globus is one of the few independent family-owned retail companies in Germany and currently has 46 hypermarkets.
KPS publishes report on third quarter 2017/2018
Unterföhring/Munich, August 10, 2018 – KPS AG (WKN: A1A6V4 / ISIN: DE000A1A6V48), Europe’s leading management consultancy for business transformation and process optimization, increased its sales by 5.5% in the third quarter of its fiscal year 2017/2018 compared to the same quarter of previous year from EUR 39.7 million to EUR 41.9 million. Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) declined to EUR 4.6 million compared to EUR 5.9 million in the same period of the previous year due to M&A-related depreciation and higher personnel costs. This equates to an EBIT margin of 10.9% (Q3 2016/2017: 14.8%). Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounted to EUR 5.7 million compared to EUR 6.2 million in the third quarter of fiscal year 2016/2017.
Boye 18 Aarhus Conference
5th to 8th November 2018, Aarhus
The Boye 18 Aarhus international conference will give you valuable insights and inputs on the latest trends and developments in the digital world. At this digital summit, you can meet world class speakers, experts and peers.
E-government project with KPS – new online shop for geo-data of the Federal State of Hessen
The Federal State of Hessen goes live with “Inspiration 2018”
Munich, July 4, 2018. At the start of the year, the Federal State of Hessen, represented by the Hessen Office of Ground Management and Geo-Information, completely revamped its website that provides geo-data. KPS – the management consultancy specialized in transformation projects – migrated the data, in cooperation with Ubisense, to a new e-commerce solution. Both private and business customers as well as administrative staff are benefiting from the new “INSPIRATION 2018” website thanks to technical and functional improvements and significantly enhanced performance.
KPS is amongst the TOP 100 innovation leaders in 2018
TOP 100 award
Munich, July 2, 2018. The TOP 100 competition presented awards to the most innovative German small and medium-sized companies for the 25th time. KPS AG was named amongst these innovation leaders this year. The management consultancy is an essential partner in digital transformation and process optimization.
KPS Rapid Transformation – up to 50% faster
Lars Radoor Sørensen, COO PUMA: The waterfall approach doesn’t work. KPS Rapid Transformation reduces complexity and helps you achieve your goals faster. Speed is a crucial factor in today’s markets.
KPS and Infront once again receive Germany’s “best consultancy” awards
“Best list” of brand eins and statista
Munich, April 23, 2018. For the fifth consecutive time, the business magazine brand eins – together with the statistical portal statista – have determined Germany’s best consultancies. KPS AG and Infront Consulting & Management GmbH, the strategic consultancy which belongs to the Group, once again received awards. Over 3,200 consultants and customers took part in Germany’s largest consulting survey.
KPS ranked amongst the top 10 management consultancies in Germany
Lünendonk list 2018
Munich, May 24, 2018. KPS AG was once again ranked amongst the 10 largest management consultancies in Germany this year. The leading transformation partner for digitalization projects lies in 6th place in the recently published ranking produced by Lünendonk®, the market research company.
KPS climbs to 7th place in the ranking of e-commerce agencies
Internet agency ranking 2018
Munich, May 23, 2018. KPS has achieved 7th place in the latest ranking of the e-commerce agencies generating the highest revenues. This saw the consultancy firm, which specializes in transformation projects, climb one place compared to last year. The ranking compiled by the “Bundesverband Digitale Wirtschaft e.V.” (German Digital Economy Association) is the annual barometer of the German internet agency sector.
"KPS has excellent references. The combination of the experienced consultants and the KPS Rapid Transformation method is unique."
Alan Jensen, CIO Dansk, Supermarked
KPS AG’s iFURNITURE for furniture retailers named one of the best apps
Best of at the INNOVATIONPREIS-IT 2018
Munich, May 07, 2018. The iFURNITURE order cockpit from KPS AG, a leading transformation partner for companies, has made it onto the INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT 2018 list of best apps. The B2B app for furniture retailers impressed with its highly efficient customer order picking and integrated merchandise management. It provides real-time information on the range, products, storage status and delivery dates. KPS adapts the standard app to company-specific processes and strategies and also integrates existing third-party solutions on request.
Omnichannel strategies for future-oriented retail
Dr. André Claassen in »Manual: future-oriented retail«
The fact that only 17,000 clothing retailers have survived from the 52,000 in business at the start of the millennium illustrates the dramatic nature of the change.