How do we move retail from today’s uncertainty to tomorrow’s resiliency? Adaptive Retail—for new climates, new expectations and new ways of working.
Adaptive retail is the new imperative for retailers. With global disruption, external pressures and responsibilities, retailers need to be able to adapt—fast. Adapting means evolving, and evolution is how to stay resilient. Meet with our team to learn about our deep retail experience and case studies. In addition, our Microsoft licensing program provides the the same discounts, credits, and benefits as a Microsoft MCA agreement. Contact us today to discover how we can help you prepare for the digital future.
Deliver personalized customer experiences, empower your employees, optimize supply chains, and reimagine retail across multiple channels with Microsoft Azure.
Azure for Retail
Learn how multichannel retailers are transforming with Azure.
Use cloud-based technology built on a secure, scalable infrastructure to delight customers with personalized experiences, gain visibility across your end-to-end supply chain, and unlock innovative business models and ideas.
Know your customers.
Loblaw uses Azure and Azure AI to securely store and process data. They were able to redesign their customer data by taking apart siloed information, anonymizing, aggregating, and building out a feature to customize offers.
Upgrade your supply chain.
Starbucks uses Azure to intelligently sequence mobile and in-person orders, ensuring maximum production capacity and happy customers.
Migros instantly monitors the amount and stock status of fruits and vegetables on shelves and generates alarms about their condition using Azure and Azure AI, making sellout and automatic order situations easy to manage.
Explore how Azure is shaping the future of retail.
Create a 360-view of the consumer everywhere they go to drive more relevant offers and recommendations, grow revenue, and improve customer experience. Consolidate disparate customer data sources to effectively target advertisements and product information across multiple channels. Detect and respond to changes in customer behavior.
Supply Chain Visibility
Create efficiencies that provide a fast, seamless, and personalized end-to-end journey to meet ever-growing customer service expectations. Optimize and reduce supply chain risk to enhance product and service delivery with advanced insights and analytics, improving planning, fulfillment, material sourcing, and logistics.
Provide a smooth, frictionless customer journey that lets customers switch platforms, devices, and channels. Enable customers to receive dynamic content, including augmented and mixed reality experiences. Delight in-store customers with point-of-sale devices that deliver richer interactions and extensive product consistency.
Rodney McMullen, Kroger Chairman &
Chief Executive Officer
"Kroger is building a seamless ecosystem driven by data and technology to provide our customers with personalized food inspiration. We are identifying partners through Restock Kroger who will help us reinvent the customer experience and create new profit streams that will also accelerate our core business growth. We are excited to collaborate with Microsoft to redefine grocery retail."
Retail Solution Assessment Offers
Microsoft Solution Assessments are free engagements delivered by Henson Group and combine our highly skilled technical team and modern technology to provide deep organizational insights to make informed IT decisions aligned to business strategy. Whether you are doing business on-premise, in the cloud, or a hybrid environment, we have a Solution Assessment that can support you in securing and optimizing your current IT estate and lay a scalable foundation for business growth.
Henson Group helps the retail industry increase cash flow with our free migration, free consumption, and licensing discounts. At the same time, we also reduce the risk of migrating to the cloud because we are Microsoft Certified Cloud Experts, have years of retail experience, and provide you with unlimited support.
Free Migration & Training
Henson Group migrates and optimizes your application for Azure. At the same time, our architects train your team on best practices for building applications in Azure and other Microsoft cloud platforms.
We will help you increase your revenue by doing all the hard work of launching your application in Microsoft's MarketPlace and AppSource - allowing you to co-sell with Microsoft and Henson Group's global sales teams.
As an Azure Expert MSP, we provide IT administration, management, and monitoring of your infrastructure, along with free Microsoft Premier support. This allows you to focus on your Dev while we handle the Ops.
Here are some of our Retail clients:
CVP of SMC
I love what the Henson Group has done to innovate with their free migration offer, which not only helps migrate customers but also supports them after the sale.
Take your company to the next level:
WHO WE ARE
We started with one employee and now have 200+
We are an award-winning firm
We grew from a start-up to a global company
We reduce risk for clients with our expert status
We are forward-thinking, believing in "we" over "I"
We obsess over customer experiences
We actively pursue diversity, equity, and inclusion
We provide only the best services and pricing
We value our clients and love what we do
We adore our employees
We are a carbon-neutral company
We hold our partners in the highest esteem
We are curious about everything
We stop at nothing to deliver the best results
We are thought leaders among peers in our industry
We compensate all employees equitably
We have equal women to men in senior leadership
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Cloud and on-premise licensing
Server migrations to the cloud
Cloud-native application development gurus
Deep AI/ML/IoT know-how
Container deployment leaders
Email, IM, and Phone migrations to the cloud
CRM deployments in the cloud
Managed Services for IaaS/PaaS/SaaS
Cloud security assessments
Cloud performance and cost optimizations
Full security team and services for pen testing
Outsourced IT provider and staff augmentation
End-user helpdesk and device support services
Power Platform architects and consultants
Virtual Desktop provider and consultants
HoloLens application developers
Specialists in Linux and OSS