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Space Planning
MerchPlanner is a full featured web based space planning solution.

Quickly and easily create and manage planograms, floor plans, products, fixtures and performance data. Our intuitive and easy to use interfaces mean you will spend less time learning how to use your space planning software, and more time helping your business succeed.

At OBI we do not sell boxed software

Unlike our competitors, we do not sell the same boxed software to all of our clients. MerchPlanner can be customized to meet your exact business requirements. MerchPlanner can be integrated with your current systems to provide a streamlined business process and ensure a quicker return on investment.

Software as a Service lets you concentrate on your business

MerchPlanner is a fully hosted software solution. There is no need to invest money in additional hardware or infrastructure. Using only your web browser, you can access MerchPlanner from anywhere. Your team members can now work from the office, on the road, or from home.

At OBI we provide top notch optimization and analytics tools

Our advanced analytics engine and product optimizer will ensure you have the right products at the right stores, at the right time.

About Us

OBI is a full service space planning and category management solutions company. We provide space planning software, planogram outsourcing, and training.

Our MerchPlanner software is a fully customizable space planning and category management solution. It was designed from the ground up to meet the needs of the modern retailer and manufacturer. MerchPlanner allows you to easily create and manage your planograms, floor plans, products, fixtures and performance data. Our intuitive and easy to use interface means you will spend less time learning how to use your space planning software, and more time helping your business succeed. Our optimization and analytic tools will ensure you have the right products at the right stores, at the right time. Best of all, since MerchPlanner is a full SaaS solution, it requires no additional hardware or infrastructure investments. Using only your web browser, you can access MerchPlanner from anywhere. Allowing your team members to work from the office, on site, or at home. 

OBI also provides space planning consulting and training. Our team of consultants have years of experience in space planning and category management. They can build you gold standard planograms, or get your team up to speed on industry best practices.

Space Planning Software

Access MerchPlanner from anywhere
using only your web browser

MerchPlanner provides a streamlined and automated merchandising process that delivers greater efficiency, accuracy, speed to shelf, and increased collaboration between your company’s internal departments and external partners.

Planogram Consulting

Transform Data into Action

We don’t just build planograms. We transform data into action and visual concepts into executable merchandising solutions. OBI Business Consulting is your full service Space & Category Management resource offering planogram outsourcing and on-site consulting. We are dedicated to developing Gold Standard planograms and adding insights and solutions to your business.

All planograms are designed by our highly experienced, results-driven analysts that will supply you with best-in-class merchandising plans.

Space Planning Training

Learn and Lead

OBI Space Management education services enables students to make optimal use of your valuable retail space.

We offer client-specific space management training courses that will dramatically improve the skill level of your planogram specialists and the total productivity of your merchandising department. Our trainers are industry professionals in all of the leading space planning applications.

Programs are available for beginner, intermediate, and advanced users.