Retailers Rank DemandTec a Top Lifecycle Pricing Provider in 21 Categories in RIS Software LeaderBoard, Including ROI, Software Innovation & Customer Satisfaction

DemandTec is rated as a “Top Five” software provider in 17 categories, including four #2 rankings and four #3 rankings, by tier one and mid-sized retailers

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The RIS Software LeaderBoard, one of the most highly regarded and circulated technology surveys in the retail industry, has ranked DemandTec by Acoustic among the top 10 in 21 of the 52 total categories of retail software retailers. This comprehensive, unbiased ranking is done by the vendor’s retail customers and is used by retailers when planning new software investments, upgrades, or implementations.

For this year’s RIS Software LeaderBoard, 714 retail evaluations were submitted for a wide range of retail software vendors. Recognized among the top 10 vendors in 21 categories, 17 of which are “Top Five” recognitions, DemandTec’s rankings include:

  • The #2 and #3 Leadership Rankings:

    • Customer Satisfaction by Tier One Retailers (#2)
    • Leader in Software Reliability (#2)
    • Software Reliability by Tier One & Mid-Sized Retailers (#2)
    • Ease of Administration and Maintenance by Tier One & Mid-Sized Retailers (#2)
    • Return-on-Investment by Tier One & Mid-Sized Retailers (#3)
    • Technology Innovation by Tier One & Mid-Sized Retailers (#3)
    • Quality of Service by Tier One & Mid-Sized Retailers (#3)
    • Leaders in Recommendation by Tier One & Mid-Sized Retailers (#3)
  • Top Ten Category Rankings:

    • Return-on-Investment
    • Technology Innovation
    • Ease of Installation and Integration
    • Customer Satisfaction
    • Ease of Administration
    • Quality of Support and Service
    • Leaders in Recommendation

“Our global team works extremely hard to ensure we are thinking about our retail customers’ business needs, not only today but in the future. This means we have been well-positioned to provide the science-based price, promotion, markdown and deal management solutions that continue to deliver measurable business impact during these challenging times,” said Cheryl Sullivan, President of DemandTec by Acoustic. “The stellar rankings from the RIS Software LeaderBoard is a powerful testament to the hard work, dedication and investment we have in product and science innovation, software performance, implementation expertise and customer service.”

“Retailers depend on the RIS Software LeaderBoard to help them make decisions around their software investments because they value our unbiased, rigorous evaluation process,” said Joe Skorupa, editorial director at RIS News. “We congratulate DemandTec for outstanding rankings in so many categories, which speaks powerfully to their commitment to delivering technology excellence and proven results for their customers.”

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About DemandTec by Acoustic

DemandTec, an independent business unit of Acoustic, is committed to taking AI pricing to new heights. With deep and commanding worldwide retail pricing domain knowledge and experience, DemandTec enables retailers and CPG partners to deliver optimal pricing, promotions, and markdowns to thrive in today’s hyper-competitive retail landscape. DemandTec addresses retail pricing challenges today and into the future with relentless focus, commitment and ongoing investment. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn or Twitter.

About Acoustic

Acoustic is an independent marketing cloud with the open platform needed for success in a dynamic world. We’re reimagining marketing technology by lessening the burdens of repetitive tasks and equipping marketers with powerful technology that is simple and easy to use. We give marketers more time to do what really matters—to think bigger and put themselves back into the work. We help marketers aim higher, bringing humanity back into marketing. Acoustic serves an international client base of more than 3,500 brands, including Fortune 500 companies, providing digital marketing, marketing analytics, content management, personalization, mobile marketing, and marketing automation solutions. For more information, visit


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