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Mastering Future Ready New Product Development

Piazza Gae Aulenti, 8, Milan, Italy - Accenture Innovation Hub | June 11, 9.30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

This event will be in English.

Centric Software® is thrilled to be joining forces with Accenture and Google on June 11 to explore case studies and next-gen AI retail tech that is powering Category and Assortment Management performance and streamlining private label new product development.

If you are a food and beverage, fragrance or personal care retailer who is struggling to synchronize calendars to meet milestones, optimize pricing to maximize margins and align assortment strategies with financial plans, you don’t want to miss this exclusive event!

Seeing is believing and during this event you will discover:

  • Why a leading global discount retailer ALDI Süd chose Centric PLM™ and Centric Visual Boards™ to harmonize buying, optimize product assortment and enhance collaboration with international vendors.
  • How to harness the most innovative, industry-leading, AI-driven tech solutions to radically improve a wide range of revenue-critical processes including: category and assortment management, product innovation, financial planning, sourcing, vendor collaboration, technical execution and more!
  • How industry tech players Accenture, Google and Centric Software are leading together the retail revolution with an hour-long live experience of AI-driven scenarios.

Don’t miss your chance to join this exclusive hands-on event where you will experience live demos, explore innovation case studies and share best practices with your retail industry peers.

Agenda & Speakers

9:30 a.m.
Welcome coffee

10 a.m.
ACIN Innovation Center & Agenda introduction
L. Miccolis, Innovation Center Lead for Retail at Accenture

10:10 a.m.
Next Retail for Google Cloud
A. Milone, Sales Director Retail at Google Cloud Italy

10:30 a.m.
Quo Vadis Private Label in a World of AI
J. Colvin, Sales Director Retail at Centric Software
M. Antoniello, Sales Director Food & Beverage at Centric Software

10:50 a.m.
Business Value & Strategic Success Factors in PLM Transformations
D. Caltagirone, Managing Director Strategy & Consulting Retail at Accenture
E. Cogliati, Management Consulting Principal Director at Accenture

11:10 a.m.
Client Callout: the ALDI Experience
ALDI Süd, Centric Software, Accenture

11:40 a.m.
Coffee break

11:55 a.m.
Live Experience: AI-driven Scenarios in Action
Centric Software, Google Cloud Italy, Accenture Innovation team

1 p.m.
Networking Lunch

To secure your space please send an email to  

We look forward to seeing you in Milan!

Centric Software® provides an innovative product concept-to-launch platform for manufacturers, brands and retailers of all sizes in the food & beverage industry, food service and grocery retail sectors. More than 815+ companies making products for 17,500+ iconic brands such as AVIKO, MeEat, Modern Gourmet Foods and Wicked Kitchen are experiencing incredible results such as a speedier time to market, improved margin visibility, an increase in the number SKUs and a growth in revenue.