TITLE

That's an order

AUTHOR(S)
Tarnowski, Joseph
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;5/1/2004, Vol. 83 Issue 7, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the knowledge-based computer-automated ordering (CAO) system of United Supermarkets, Ltd., a store chain based in Lubbock, Texas. Comments given by Scott Gilmour, VP and CIO of United, on the CAO system initiative; Pilot objectives of Gilmour for the CAO system; Goals of implementing the CAO system.
ACCESSION #
13185252

 

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