Cisco hosts Retail 2005 in Mumbai on April 15
To share insights on next-generation strategies and innovations in retail sector
Mumbai, April 06, 2005 - Cisco, the global leader in networking for the Internet, today announced their first industry specific event in the country -
Retail 2005. To be held on April 15, 2005 at Le Meridian,
Mumbai, the half day summit will focus on how innovation and technology will help in reaching customers effectively in an ever-changing retail sector.
Three international speakers from Cisco's Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG) will fly down to Mumbai to discuss global trends in the retail industry, with specific emphasis on challenges, opportunities and technologies relevant to the Indian business environment. IBSG is a consulting team that works with industry-leading customers to transform their organizations, generate new revenue opportunities, create new capabilities, and drive industry change.
Commenting on the event, Jangoo Dalal, Sr. Vice President-Enterprise, Cisco (India & SAARC) says, "The retail industry globally as well as in India is witnessing continued challenges, may it be competitors, dynamic markets, and demanding customers. Retail 2005 will provide the ideal forum for India's retail community to recognize key issues impacting the financials and find possible and relevant solutions".
Targeted at the retail services community, Retail 2005 will provide value to CEOs, COOs, CIOs, Business Managers, and Investors by helping them quantify and qualify their investments, and understand the key business drivers of the retail industry in the future.
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Cisco news and information is available at
http://www.cisco.com. Asia Pacific news and information is available at
www.cisco.com/asiapac/news.Cisco has been active in India and the SAARC region since 1995, operating from its offices in New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai and Calcutta.