Retail

Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management (PPM) helps you thrive in the modern retail workplace. Its robust capabilities enable you to speed up projects like store remodels, while mobile apps support bring-your-own-device strategies.

Microsoft PPM for retail

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Store remodels

Use Microsoft PPM tools to define workflows, build schedules, manage costs, and collaborate with stakeholders—to help you deliver a successful remodel on time and within budget.

Time and task management

Free your POS system for customer transactions by using mobile apps to enter time and task updates from any device. Executives can use Project Web App to gain insights on the go.

Marketing campaigns

Use data to select the right marketing campaigns based on strategic objectives and costs. Develop campaigns using tools for building teams, resolving risks, and tracking progress.

Supplier selection

Use robust optimization tools to select best-fit suppliers based on company objectives, costs, and resource requirements—often resulting in high-value supplier partnerships.

Retail customer stories

Hilti logo, learn how Hilti uses Project Online to streamline project management

Manufacturing, Enterprise, Project Online

Hilti

The Hilti Corporation, based in Schaan, Liechtenstein, is a private company that provides innovative products, systems, and services to construction professionals. Hilti now has production plants in more than 20 countries on six continents.

Situation:
Hilti needed the latest technology to manage its own projects in an efficient and scalable way. It lacked a view into the project landscape and needed a centralized resource pool to make sure that employees were assigned appropriate workloads.

Benefits:

  • Reduced IT complexity while helping employees begin, define, and prioritize projects
  • Greater productivity and cost savings
  • Increased agility, collaboration, and scalability

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Discrete Manufacturing

Microsoft IT case study

Team gains centralized project views from any location.

Project Online Premium helped the Microsoft Infrastructure and Collaboration Services team gain more powerful project management capabilities and eliminate the cost of maintaining servers. Project managers now get instant updates from any location or device.

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Technology Products & Services

TEI study

Total Economic Impact of Microsoft PPM

Learn how companies have used Microsoft Project & Portfolio Management (PPM) to develop more consistent project management practices and gain greater visibility into how their project portfolios perform.

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Microsoft PPM Partners

PPM Partners have proven expertise in implementing and extending Project. Connect with a participating partner who can help determine your requirements and implement a solution that fits your business needs.

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