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Peter Charness


SVP, North America and Global CMO
TXT Retail
A seasoned executive with significant capabilities in the areas of Business Intelligence and Supply Chain Planning and Execution, Peter brings over 30 years of experience to TXT Group. Peter started his career in retail, and has held a number of executive positions with varied responsibilities, including store management, buying, and IT. Peter has always married his hands on knowledge of IT with Retail Business process needs and has held some unique roles, such as VP of Logistics (Merchandise Office) and Technology for a large, vertically integrated, Canadian multi-brand organization. During his time in retail, Peter has introduced new and innovative planning and analytical capabilities to the Retailers he has worked with, coordinating changes to people, process and technology. Peter has worked either within the IT organization to build or deploy virtually every kind of application a retailer requires, or within the merchandise office to insure the effective use of technology and the optimal operation of the business.

Peter has spent the past 15 years working in the Software Industry, focused on solutions for Retail and CPG. During his career Peter has been responsible for some of the best known brands in retail solutions including JDA's Arthurtm, Intactixtm and E3tm products. Peter has worked extensively with the largest retailers and CPG companies around the world on cutting edge projects and concepts. A well-recognized and respected industry veteran, Peter's goal, through TXT Group, is to accelerate the pace at which innovation for Retailers can be created, assembled and deployed in the market.

Speaking in:

Monday Jan 16
3:00 - 3:45 PM
EXPO Hall, Room 2, Level 1
Join us to learn how Pandora successfully navigated the challenges of a global project to revamp its merchandise systems and processes while in a period of rapid growth and extreme change.