PITTSBURGH — This month, Giant Eagle here completed the rollout of a store-specific endcap optimization system to all of the 54 independent supermarkets that carry its banner. The chain had finished implementing the system at its 168 corporate stores last winter, completing a process that began in the fall of 2008. So far the system has brought a series of benefits, including sales gains and lower inventory and labor costs. The system, from Galleria Retail Technology Solutions, Chicago, is ...

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