NuORDER by Lightspeed technology enabled Bloomingdale’s to conduct digital buy for the launch of Bloomie’s concept store
MONTREA, QC–NuORDER by Lightspeed highlights its positive collaboration with retail client Bloomingdale’s.
The partnership has delivered meaningful impact for Bloomingdales buying processes during market appointments, order writing and style outs. With NuORDER by Lightspeed, Bloomingdale’s has digitized key buying processes by enabling its buyers and brands to collaborate digitally and in real time, creating meaningful efficiencies. This has led to reduced time spent on writing orders and preparing for style out reviews for key buying teams.
“With Bloomie’s, we wanted to offer the best of Bloomingdale’s with a curated lens. NuORDER by Lightspeed gave us the ability to curate with precision for the Bloomie’s assortment, which is a very different environment and footprint. In order to achieve the desired experience, we needed to make sure we have volume in all styles, without duplication,” said Denise Magid, Executive Vice President, General Merchandise Manager of RTW, Center Core, Outlets & Concessions, Bloomingdale’s.
The visually-driven and intuitive NuORDER by Lightspeed platform was key for Bloomingdale’s to build the assortment for Bloomie’s, its new smaller store concept which offers an approachable and elevated mix of top designers, luxury brands, and emerging labels. The NuORDER by Lightspeed proprietary assortment tool enabled Bloomingdale’s to complete its first fully digital buy for the new Bloomie’s location and deliver a unique curation for customers.
“We are thrilled to partner with a forward-thinking business like Bloomingdale’s and empower their teams with the tools and data they need to curate with precision. In the current remote working environment, the ability to visualize the buy on our platform allowed them to capitalize on white space opportunities and eliminate highly manual processes,” said Olivia Skuza, Co-founder of NuORDER and General Manager, NuORDER by Lightspeed.
In the current fast-changing environment, the ability for retailers to accelerate product item setup, fast order writing and PO creation and online setup is a major advantage to help drive efficiency with technology and to deliver the best curated product experience to customers.
Lightspeed’s partnership with Bloomingdale’s demonstrates its commitment to helping retailers of all sizes innovate their businesses and furthers its mission of leveraging NuORDER by Lightspeed to transform the retail industry.
ABOUT NuORDER by Lightspeed:
Lightspeed acquired NuORDER in 2021 to grow the Lightspeed retail ecosystem, connecting approximately 3,000 brands and more than 100,000 retailers. NuORDER by Lightspeed is a leading B2B platform powering commerce and discovery for the world’s best brands and retailers. NuORDER by Lightspeed is a global commerce solution offering Virtual Showroom technology, visual assortment and merchandising tools, payments and data integration powering businesses of all sizes. Powering the businesses that are the backbone of the global economy, Lightspeed’s one-stop commerce platform helps merchants innovate to simplify, scale and provide exceptional customer experiences. Lightspeed’s cloud commerce solution transforms and unifies online and physical operations, multichannel sales, expansion to new locations, global payments, financial solutions and connection to supplier networks.
Founded in Montréal, Canada in 2005, Lightspeed is dual-listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: LSPD) and Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). With teams across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific, the company serves retail, hospitality and golf businesses in over 100 countries.