Important Update

Your safety is paramount. Due to COVID-19, upcoming public courses are converting to virtual Live Web classes with a live instructor and virtual labs to practice – just like an in-person class. And, selected Live Web classes in Europe are free. Due to high demand, one free Live Web course registration per individual. Self-paced e-Learning is also available.





SAS Merchandise Intelligence

Title Level Training Formats
Solution Orientation for SAS Promotion Optimization 5.2
This overview prepares members of your organization's project team to effectively implement the SAS Promotional Price Optimization solution. This course teaches you key concepts, terminology, and base functionality integral to the SAS Promotional Price Optimization solution. After completing the course, you will be prepared to engage in key business decisions that will occur in the upcoming Solution Definition Workshop (SDW).

1 Beginner Classroom
SAS Merchandise Planning: Pre-Solution Definition Workshop Overview
This course teaches you the fundamentals of SAS Merchandise Planning including key concepts, terminology, and base functionality integral to the Merchandise Planning solution. Topics include planning concepts, plan management, referencing and seeding, performance analysis, financial planning, in-season management, and assortment planning. After completing the course, you will be prepared to participate in key business decisions that occur in the Solution Definition Workshop (SDW).

2 Fundamental Classroom
Using Assortment Planning in SAS Merchandise Planning
SAS Merchandise Planning is a high-performance, highly integrated solution that enables retailers to create and execute plans that maximize sales and margins while minimizing costs and increasing company performance. Through the use of instructor-led demonstrations and student exercises that use a standard data set and a basic work flow scenario, this course is designed to provide you with the information, understanding, and hands-on skills needed to work with assortment plans.

2 Fundamental Classroom
Using Financial Planning in SAS Merchandise Planning
SAS Merchandise Planning is a high-performance, highly integrated solution that enables retailers to create and execute plans that maximize sales and margins while minimizing costs and increasing company performance. Through the use of instructor-led demonstrations and student exercises that use a standard data set and a basic work flow scenario, this course is designed to provide you with the information, understanding, and hands-on skills needed to work with merchandise financial plans.

2 Fundamental Classroom
Using Performance Analysis in SAS Merchandise Planning
SAS Merchandise Planning is a high-performance, highly integrated solution that enables retailers to analyze historical and plan data to maximize sales and margins while minimizing costs and increasing company performance. Through the use of instructor-led demonstrations and student exercises that use a standard data set and a basic work flow scenario, this course is designed to provide you with the information, understanding, and hands-on skills needed to create and use the Performance Analysis module in SAS Merchandise Planning. This course serves as a prerequisite to all other SAS Merchandise Planning course offerings.

2 Fundamental Classroom
Solution Orientation for SAS Size Optimization 3.2
The Solution Orientation training for SAS Size Optimization prepares members of your organization's project team to effectively implement the SAS Size Optimization solution. This course teaches you key concepts, terminology, and base functionality. After completing the course, participants will be prepared to engage in key business decisions that will occur in the Solution Definition Workshop (SDW).

2 Fundamental Classroom e-Learning
Using SAS Merchandise Allocation 2.8
This course provides you with the knowledge and hands-on skills that you need to use SAS Merchandise Allocation to allocate merchandise to stores efficiently and effectively. SAS Merchandise Allocation is designed to recommend optimal allocation quantities for individual SKUs to their respective selling locations (stores).

3 Intermediate Classroom
SAS Merchandise Planning for Solution Administrators
SAS Merchandise Planning is a high-performance, highly integrated solution that enables retailers to create and execute plans that maximize sales and margins while minimizing costs and increasing company performance. This course is designed to provide you with the information, understanding, and hands-on skills needed to manage users and groups, configure and manage templates based on your organization's business process, and create, deliver, and manage plans.

3 Intermediate Classroom
Using SAS Regular Price Optimization 5.2
SAS Regular Price Optimization, a component of the SAS Merchandise Intelligence suite of solutions, enables you to establish and maintain everyday prices using recommendations based on costs, regional demand patterns, and competitive price information to maximize category margin and sales goals. Through the use of instructor-led demonstrations and student exercises that use a standard data set and a basic work flow scenario, this end-user course is designed to provide you with the information, understanding, and hands-on skills needed to use SAS Regular Price Optimization efficiently and effectively within your retail organization.

3 Intermediate Classroom