TABS Group Forms Dedicated Wal-Mart Analytics Team to Enhance Insights at Largest U.S. Retailer

  TABS Group Forms Dedicated Wal-Mart Analytics Team to Enhance Insights at
                            Largest U.S. Retailer

PR Newswire

SHELTON, Conn., Oct. 11, 2013

SHELTON, Conn., Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --TABS Group, Inc. a
technology-enabled analytics firm based in Shelton, CT, has announced the
formation of a senior-level team dedicated to supporting internal and
customer-related initiatives with Walmart. TABS Group will tap into its new
talent base to obtain a comprehensive understanding as to how the largest U.S.
retail chain operates on a chain and local level. The insights gained will
benefit Walmart and Consumer Products manufacturers and further contributes to
the firm's mission to simplify and improve the way analytics is conducted
within the industry.

The new TABS Group analysts have a high level of expertise on Wal-Mart and
retain outstanding credibility with the retailer. They previously held
positions at IRI Worldwide, a leading provider of syndicated retail sales

"We are extremely excited to have all of these experts on board at TABS
Group," says Dr. Kurt Jetta, Founder and CEO of TABS Group. "Once we combine
their outstanding business acumen and expertise with Walmart with our unique
analytical approach and proprietary models, we believe we will have a superior
service offering to all parties that do business in Bentonville."

As the newly appointed Vice President of Client Services at TABS Group, Kayla
Fromm-Mendoza will focus exclusively on Walmart's internal analytical needs.
John Powell, also appointed to Vice President of Client Service, will serve as
a liaison between manufacturers and Wal-Mart initiatives. In his new role as
Director of Retail Analytics, John Bundy is responsible for supporting
advanced analytics and consulting initiatives, while Brad Clayton, Director of
Information Management, will concentrate on handling the massive amounts of
data involved in supporting the analytical needs of Walmart and Walmart
manufacturer teams.All four will report to TABS Group's Walmart Team Lead,
Mr. Kelly Marion.

In addition to its Wal-Mart initiatives, TABS Group recently welcomed Skip
Selle as the new Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Selle has held a
variety of analytical and business development positions at best-of-breed
companies including IRI, Spectra and Nielsen. Consultant Rob Ruff also joins
the company from SCA, a leading manufacturer of Adult Incontinence products,
to support clients' Category Management initiatives via TABS Group's TABS
CatMan™ service. These new additions will enable the firm to continue its
focus on double-digit annual revenue growth and expert consulting services.

About TABS Group, Inc.

TABS Group, based in Shelton, CT, is a technology-enabled analytics firm that
has been in business since 1998. Its mission is to simplify and improve the
way analytics are conducted in the Consumer Products industry. Their primary
service offerings are TABS CatMan Advantage™, an outsourced Category
Management solution, TABS WorldView™, a global business intelligence tool, and
TABS Promo Advantage™, a software and consulting service that helps companies
measure, plan and optimize trade spending. For questions please contact, CEO
Kurt Jetta at


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