Shoes of Prey upgrades to dynamic planning

By Emily Jordan - Updated August 30, 2018

Seattle, WA (Friday, 1st December, 2017) – Shoes of Prey, a global multi-channel retail brand has selected Kepion, a leading provider of planning & BI solutions to streamline their demand forecasting.

Founded in 2009 in Australia, Shoes of prey enables shoppers to design their own shoes online. let’s women choose from millions of design options, from gold metallic stilettos to purple patent leather peeptoes, at prices in step with everyday retail. Customers have designed more than six million shoes, according to the company’s 2016 end-of-year report, after raising $26 million in venture funding. The company is changing the way women shop for shoes, and is on track to become a significant international retailer over the next five years. Today, Shoes of Prey is based in Los Angeles. They have a dedicated manufacturing factory in China with plans of adding factories in North America and Europe to speed up delivery times.

Shoes of Prey uses Kepion and River Logic to drive cross-functional input for demand consensus between sales, marketing, production and logistical departments in an easy fashion. By integrating all crucial data and decision-making points into a single platform, it gives way to new levels of forecast accuracy and can anticipate market trends more strategically. Kepion reduces complexity and increases flexibility for their planning, converting this burden into an empowering task for stakeholders.

About Kepion on the Microsoft BI Platform

Kepion ( delivers global corporate performance management software (CPM) based on Microsoft’s technology across the North & South America, Australia, Europe and Asia. Companies, which include some of Microsoft’s top enterprise customers, have adopted Kepion Planning as their global budgeting and financial forecasting software.

Since Kepion is built on the Microsoft Business Intelligence platform, customers are able to plug their own Microsoft BI tools directly to Kepion for reporting and analysis.  Kepion business performance management software allows business users to easily enter their targets for company-wide strategic plans, top-down & bottom-up budgeting and continuous fiscal & rolling forecasting, all within a single, easy to navigate web interface environment.

About Kepion

Kepion delivers performance management solutions for the office of finance. Kepion is built on the Microsoft BI platform powered by SQL Server. Kepion provides an entirely web-based planning solution founded on the principle “Simply Flexible: Providing simple access & navigation to your needed information, combined with a fully flexible platform to build solutions that fit around your key business functions”.

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